Jason Smith

Member of the European AI Alliance & Chief Digital Officer at Publicis Groupe

  • Former Co-Founder & CEO of Blurrt
  • Former Research Partner at ScaleUpLab
  • Host of  Mid Life Athlete Podcast
  • Presenter of BBC Radio Wales such as “Being Social, “Becoming Artificial” & “Go Viral”

When Jason Smith is booked for events, they are known to discuss the following speaking topics:

AI Ethics
Generative AI
Decision Intelligence
Digital Business Transformation
AI for Business

Jason Smith, the Chief Digital Officer of Data & Commerce Practices at Publicis Groupe, stands as a luminary in the realm of AI, data, and technology. With a profound understanding of how AI intersects with business dynamics, Jason brings to the stage a wealth of knowledge honed through years of practical experience and academic grounding. His expertise lies in leveraging AI to drive decision-making processes within organisations, ensuring the attainment of commercial objectives at the highest level.

Educated at the esteemed University of Bristol with an LLB, Jason’s journey into the corporate world began as an Associate at Palser Grossman, eventually ascending to the role of Partner at Darwin Gray. His tenure at Blurrt as Co-Founder & CEO showcased his strategic acumen, while subsequent roles such as Research Partner at ScaleUpLab and Chief Commercial Officer at Meeco.me underscored his prowess in fostering growth within start-ups and SMEs.

Noteworthy among Jason’s contributions is his advocacy for AI ethics and responsible governance. His involvement in building the first responsible AI governance platform reflects his commitment to ensuring ethical AI practices. Furthermore, as a Member of the European AI Alliance, Jason actively engages in shaping the discourse surrounding AI’s societal impact and ethical considerations.

Beyond his professional endeavours, Jason is a multifaceted individual, lending his voice to various media platforms. Whether hosting the Mid Life Athlete Podcast or presenting documentaries on BBC Radio Wales, such as “Being Social” and “Becoming Artificial”, Jason demonstrates a passion for exploring the intersection of technology and human experience.

As a keynote speaker, Jason Smith captivates audiences with his insights into the transformative potential of AI and data-driven decision-making. His presentations are marked by a fervent desire to empower businesses to harness the full potential of AI while advocating for its ethical and responsible use. For those seeking a visionary speaker at the forefront of AI, data, and technology, Jason Smith stands as an indispensable choice, poised to inspire and enlighten audiences worldwide.

Official Testimonials

Jason Smith is regularly booked to engage audiences at events, read their latest feedback below:

“I just wanted to say a massive thank you for today. Your presentation landed really well and was exactly what we needed to help balance our views and help drive that excitement and external credibility. Thank you for taking the time.”

Director of Strategic Communications

“Many thanks for supporting our PAB session, your preparation and input was very much appreciated , feedback from the group was fantastic , they appreciated the insights rather than a Sales session.”

VP at a Technology Company

“Great to hear you speak earlier on the FT Live webinar, great points and glad to hear how an industry I was and still am a part of is approaching AI head on.”

Founder & Managing Director of Technology Start-Up

To enquire about Jason Smith for your event or corporate function, simply contact us via agent@ai-speakers-agency.com or call a booking agent on 0207 1010 553.