By Nikhil Kalanjee

10 September 2015

Nikita Johnson

Founder, Re.Work

Re-working the future

The company

Re.work brings together thought-leaders from the worlds of business, technology and science to discuss how new developments can disrupt industry and society. Their events take place around the world, showcasing the research and technological innovations that will directly impact our lives in the future. The company has partnered with BioCity, MediCity, GameCity, Nesta and Concirrus – with more exciting projects in the pipeline.

Background

Nikita's rich grounding in innovation, entrepreneurship and future-gazing underpin her success with Re.Work. She studied the theory of urbanisation and the future of cities at LSE, then moved into a variety of roles in the charity and aid sectors, covering business innovation, events and marketing – including stints at UNESCO and LSE's student incubator. Her unique combination of academic theory and practical experience have shaped Nikita's commitment to solving some of the world's greatest challenges through tech, science and business.

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