Dr Adrian Burden is a serial technology entrepreneur and commentator on business and innovation. He was the lead organiser and license holder of the first three editions of TEDxMalvern and is the founder of the nationally-acclaimed annual Malvern Festival of Innovation. In April 2018 he was appointed a Royal Society Entrepreneur in Residence at the University of Birmingham. Adrian is currently CEO of BlockMark Technologies Ltd.

He has written the business book Start to Exit and just finished his new book Inspiring outisde the box. Adrian is currently writing An A to Z of Innovation here on Planet Earth and Wear Next? He is the creator of the #PiJacket wearable tech.