Speakers 
We are delighted to our announce our keynote speaker 
 
 
 
photo: Tom Banfield 
 
Shed Simove 
Shed Simove is an entrepreneur, author and corporate speaker.  
 
His areas of expertise are CREATIVITY, INNOVATION and IDEAS GENERATION. Harnessing a constant stream of ideas from his astonishingly active mind, Shed has learned to transform his unconventional concepts into lucrative and original business ventures, which form the basis of his completely unique books, products, performances and corporate speeches. His energising and inspiring corporate presentations cover these areas: ‘Techniques For How To Have A Great Idea’, ‘How Thinking Differently Is Vital’ and ‘How Innovation From The Team Is Vital For Any Company’. 
 
Shed worked in TV Production, heading up programmes including ‘The Big Breakfast’, ‘Space Cadets’, and ‘Big Brother’. Shed soon became known industry-wide for making innovative, groundbreaking television shows. In 2003, Shed was appointed Commissioning Editor of Channel 4’s ‘Big Brother’ and throughout his TV career was also involved in discovering and launching many stars including Kelly Brook, Tess Daly and Russell Brand. He has also appeared on screen himself on BBC’s Newsnight and earlier this year on Dave’s Money Pit. 
 
As well as a successful career in television production, Shed has forged a highly innovative merchandising empire – To date, Shed has sold over one million novelty gifts worldwide and has won ‘Gift Of The Year’ twice.