Lubna is an internationally known executive, systems designer and industry expert recognized for her unique blend of foresight and experience. As a futurist who inspires new thinking and disruptive business models, she created and writes about the Allternet, a visionary manifesto. Her industry positions are extensive and include founding Secretary of the Open Trust Protocol Alliance Co-chair of the prpl Foundation Marketing Council and AIOTI member representative.
Lubna facilitates industry, academic, and community collaborations that foster innovation and promote women and young professionals in science, technology, and the arts. Her board and advisory experiences include MusicTechFest, AEC Hackathon, National Adoption Center, NYU Music Experience Design Lab .
Lubna serves as mentor and coach to NYC Seed Fund, Springboard Enterprises, judge to several industry recognition awards and is a Visiting Scholar at NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development. She is also the co-founder of Futuristas, and is driven by the desire to create a transparent, agnostic and symbiotic economy.
Tony is a seasoned executive board director with over 25 years of experience in innovation and high growth. His professional life has cut across a diverse range of sectors including venture capital, health, telecoms, finance, media, sport, manufacturing, government and digital fabrication.
Tony is a partner in Allternet Limited and is focused on the implications when all people, things and data becomes connected and intelligent.
In addition to speaking at over 200 events and conferences on innovation, entrepreneurship, digital trends and early stage growth, he has authored and published three books. He is a visiting Fellow at Henley Business School for entrepreneurship and innovation, The EIR at Bradford School of Management and Law, and an EC expert for Big Data.