Somi Arian

Founder & CEO, FemPeak

Somi Arian is a tech philosopher, award-winning filmmaker, author, entrepreneur, and a LinkedIn-Top-Voice in the UK. With a background in philosophy of science and technology, Somi describes her role in society as a 'Transition Architect'. As humans merge with technology, and society enters a new phase of human evolution, Somi works on frameworks to address the challenges ahead. Somi’s documentary, “The Millennial Disruption”, has won three international awards. Her book, “Career Fear (and how to beat it)", addresses the future of work and the skills we all need to gain to survive and thrive in the age of Artificial Intelligence. As a speaker, Somi gives talks and workshops internationally on the impact of technology on society, the business landscape, the future of work, developing thought leadership, and digital transformation both in marketing and in HR. Somi is the founder of Smart Cookie Media, a modern-day Digital Marketing firm for thought leaders.


She is also the co-founder of Career Drive, an online platform that uses entertainment to teach emotional intelligence, and an investor and advisory board member of NuroKor Bioelectronics, an
exciting wearable technology startup. Somi’s latest endeavour is the Think Tank for Women in Business & Technology and accompanying platform, FemPeak.AI to help materialise the mission of the Think Tank in raising women’s socioeconomic status through technology.

During a 20 minutes keynote, she will discuss "Career Fear: how to beat it".