100+ speakers and artists, 80+ events, 10 virtual stages

This unique day of debate, insight, comedy and music has been an incredible event. Thank you to our fantastic speakers and to thousands of audience-members from across the world.

In over 80 events events, your discussions, talks and debates have taken us to the forefront of intellectual culture and have shown us how new ideas will shape the future….

And HowTheLightGetsIn returns to real life in the beautiful Kenwood House this September!

Earlybird tickets are already selling out fast for one of the most beautiful, stimulating and inspiring festivals of the year. In an oasis-like garden in the heart of Hampstead, come to see the world’s best thinkers live and in person. Sign up to our newsletter for all the latest news, release and ticket opportunities… We can’t wait to see you there.


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