Meet our advisors

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Prof. Sue Black

Anthropologist, anatomist and academic, Dame Sue Black is Director of the Centre for International Forensic Assistance and a founder of the British Association for Human Identification and the British Association for Forensic Anthropology. She has also worked for the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the United Nations. 

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Cindy Forde


Founder of Planetari, Cindy Forde has 20 years of experience in global leadership in education and sustainability. Formerly, Forde was the CEO of Cambridge Science Centre and MD of the Blue Marine Foundation.

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Amy Mander

Amy Mander is the Head of Global Social Leaders at Future Foundations, a global movement of young changemakers who are solving global issues locally and working to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

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Tom Mustill

Gripping Films

Producer, director and writer, Tom Mustill has won over 30 international awards. He directed on the blockbuster Inside Nature’s Giants series which won a BAFTA, Royal Television Society and Broadcast award, as well as the ZSL Award for Communicating Zoology.

Michael Norton


Michael Norton set up the country’s first language teaching programme for non-English speaking immigrants in London in 1966. He also founded Directory of Social Change and YouthBank UK, co-founded Changemakers and UnLtd, and was awarded an OBE for services to the voluntary sector.

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Jessica Ordovas
The Schools Trust

A Trustee of The Schools Trust, Jessica Ordovas is a vocal advocate for making exceptional education accessible across the globe. 

Jonathon Porritt

Forum For The Future

Environmentalist Jonathon Porritt is the Co-Founder of Forum for the Future and was Chair of the UK Sustainable Development Commission between 2000 and 2009. He is a ‘veteran campaigner’ and eminent writer, broadcaster and commentator on sustainable development.

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Tim Smit
Eden Project

Tim Smit KBE is the Co-Founder and Vice-Chairman of the Eden Project and was involved in restoring Cornwall's Lost Gardens of Heligan, of which he remains a Director. Passionate about horticulture, Smit has received a range of national awards for his work.

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Eric Steinberger


Eric Steinberger is the CEO and Co-Founder of ClimateScience, which provides accurate, complete, and accessible learning resources about climate change solutions. He has published research papers on Deep Reinforcement Learning and gives talks on Machine Learning.