Meet Our Speakers & Special Advisors!


As we announced yesterday, Small is Beautiful 2016 will take place in Edinburgh at the Lyceum Theatre on 14 and 15 June 2016.

Early bird tickets are available now for only £99.

Today we are excited to announce our first set of speakers.

Brian Hennigan – LA novelist, producer, director, and founder of Roadrunner Comedy
David Greig – Scottish playwright & theatre director
Patricia Van Den Akker – Director of The Design Trust
Deirdre Nelson – Artist
Brhmie Balaram – Senior Researcher at the RSA
Simon Caine – Community manager, writer and comedian.

We are also delighted to introduce three new Special Advisors for Small is Beautiful. They are author and 99U Founding Editor Jocelyn Glei, meditation entrepreneur Rohan Gunatillake, and writer and dramaturg Ruth Little. Click on their names to meet them and check out their talks from previous Small is Beautiful conferences.

Ready to hear from our illustrious speakers? Register now for Small is Beautiful 2016.