Laurence Kemball-Cook


Laurence is the Founder and CEO of Pavegen – an innovative clean-tech
company based in London. Pavegen develops a flooring technology that instantly
converts kinetic energy from footsteps into renewable off-grid energy. Laurence
founded Pavegen shortly after graduating with a degree in Industrial Design and
Technology from Loughborough University in 2009.

Since then, Pavegen has scaled across the world, installing more than 150
projects in over 30 countries. Laurence has partnered with the likes of serial solar
entrepreneur Akon, football legend Pelé and global innovator Will.I.Am to help
promote his clean-tech vision. Laurence has also worked with the world’s most
iconic companies including Shell, Adidas, Coca-Cola, Samsung, Sunglass Hut,
Lexus, Schneider Electric, Heathrow, Formula E and Europe’s largest shopping
centre, Westfield.

Sessions at NextM

“Man vs Machine: the journey from fear to love for the world’s most disruptive technologies”