Inviting a panel of academics, entrepreneurs, philanthropists and experts in their fields, Studio Sessions’ live discussions ignite debate on current trends. A closing Q&A gives opportunity to ask questions directly to guest speakers.

Upcoming events

When Title How to join
September 2021 Longer Lifespans Connection details available soon
October 2021 Africa’s Youth & the Green Economy: In association with Unicef x COP26 Connection details available soon
November 2021 A conversation at The Royal Academy with Helene Binet Connection details available soon
December 2021 Radical beauty: Challenging opinions in contemporary culture Connection details available soon


Past events

When Title  Panelists Podcast
July 2021 AI: An Existential Threat? Oxford University Prof. Marcus du Sautoy, Berkeley University Prof. Stuart Russell, Founder of the Centre for Human-Compatible Artificial Intelligence and PWM’s Head of Investment Specialists (Middle East & Africa), Mathias Gonzalez. Listen
May 2021 Emerging Markets & Climate Change Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland, Cameron Hepburn, Professor of Environmental Economics at the University of Oxford and Laurent Ramsey, Partner at Pictet. Listen
April 2021 Pandemic Trauma Melissa Monte, mindset mentor and host of Mind Love podcast, ranked #1 on Forbes’ Podcasts for Your Life and Career, Professor Andrea Danese, clinical scientist expert in childhood trauma at Kings College Research Facilities, and Zahra Sheikh, Head of D&I at Pictet Asset Management. Listen
March 2021 Women in Times of Change BBC journalist, former Independent columnist and Assistant Editor of The Times, Mary Ann Sieghart, Dr. Pippa Malmgrem, award-winning author of two leadership business books, a start-up entrepreneur, former White House economist and a World Economic Forum fellow, and Elif Aktug, Equity Partner of the Pictet Group and co-founder of the Pictet Women’s Network. Listen
February 2021 On Photography & Sustainability Award-winning and world-renowned Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky, and Renaud de Planta, Senior Partner of the Pictet Group. Listen