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Join the most influential publications, platforms and journalists this September and attend the world’s largest festival of inspiration, impact and transformational change.
Why attend CogX Festival 2023?

Journalists from all over the world will come together in September to meet over 1000 of the world’s most forward-thinking leaders, CEOs, entrepreneurs, policy makers, artists, academics and activists.  Whether it’s product or policy launches, cutting edge demos, keynotes or high profile debate - be in the room when it matters at CogX Festival 2023. Successful accreditation applications receive:

3 day Press Pass to the 2023 Festival

Access to speakers across all 10 Programme Tracks

Access to the Press Lounge where you can work, interview and file.

Access to selected digital material (photos, audio, video)

Advance notification of new speakers and interview opportunities.

Additional Press Benefits

The CogX Press pass gives you unrivalled access to speakers and content.

Access to our Leaders Lounge

Access to participants in our Startup Programe and the CogX 2023 Expo

Access to selected digital material (photos, audio, video)

Early access to press releases

Access to briefings and press only sessions

Talent Access

Our selected speakers represent the very latest thinking from the brightest minds across our 10 stages and 10 core programmes covering a range of sectors and technologies

Global Media Attendance

Join journalists from the world’s leading media outlets including live broadcasts and official media partners (CNBC and Wired in 2022)

On Site Home

Our dedicated press areas give you the space to work, interview and file all on site.

Attendee Scale

Experience the largest audience of its kind with up to 90,000 visitors and over a million online views 

How to apply for Press Accreditation

Follow these 4 easy steps to apply

Step 1.
Complete the Form

Fill in the form below with details about you and your organisation. Don’t forget to attach links to any recent articles, your publications or your company/personal website link and a logo (in req format). Submit your application.

Step 2.
Assessment & Selection

The CogX Press Team will review your application and get back to you within 2 weeks of your submission.

Step 3.
Get the most out of attending

The CogX PressTeam will help guide you through all stages of the CogX journey to ensure that you maximise your time before, at and after the festival.

Step 4.
Take part in CogX Festival 2023

Attend the Festival, take part in sessions and side events, report, interview and enjoy. 


Engage with the best in thought leadership from around the world


10 Core Programmes covering 200+ Topics Tracks over 3 days

10,000 sqm

Discover the latest technology and smartest start-ups


Join our ever growing community at the largest event of its kind

Past Speakers

President and CEO of Nvidia Corporation

Jensen Huang

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Managing Partner, McKinsey & Co, UK and Ireland

Dame Vivian Hunt

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Actor and Investor

Robert Downey Jr

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COO - DeepMind

Lila Ibrahim

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United States Special Presidential Envoy for Climate and former US Secretary of State

John Kerry

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Author, Hello World: How to Be Human in the Age of the Machine

Dr. Hannah Fry

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Actor & Author

Matthew McConaughey

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Leading scholar of AI's social implications, and author of Atlas of AI

Professor Kate Crawford

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Multiple Grammy Award winning Producer, Arranger, Composer and Musician - We Are Family Foundation

Nile Rodgers

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Dame Ottoline Leyser

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former Prime Minister

Tony Blair

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Commissioner for Competition and Executive Vice-President of European Commission

Margrethe Vestager

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CEO British Airways

Sean Doyle

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Director of Creative Diversity, BBC

June Sarpong

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Future Shape Principal, iPod inventor, iPhone co-inventor, Nest founder - Future Shape

Tony Fadell

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former President of Ireland

Mary Robinson

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MD Data and AI BT

Adrian Joseph

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CEO Rolls Royce

Warren East

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Co-founder, Coursera

Daphne Koller

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VP & CTO, Amazon

Werner Vogels

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Chairman of AstraZeneca

Leif Johansson

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Shoshana Zuboff

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Chairman - BBC

Richard Sharp

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Executive VP & CEO, Visa Europe

Charlotte Hogg

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Founder Exponential View

Azeem Azhar

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Chief Digital and Innovation Officer, BT

Harmeen Mehta

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Nobel Laureate

Joseph Stiglitz

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“Our mission is to help society realise the biggest transformational opportunities of our time, address the many complex challenges along the way and work to answer the question: how do we get the next 10 years right.”


Previous Attendees