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2022 Speakers

We're busy confirming an AMAZING lineup of experts and trailblazers for our 2022 events.
Speakers for our October 6th Conference In-Person and October 7th virtual Conference Anywhere (ticketed separately - learn more here) will appear below as they are confirmed. Stay tuned to this page and to your email for more speaker announcements!

Oct. 6 "Conference In-Person" Speakers

Jane Fonda

Jane Fonda

JANE FONDA is a two-time Academy Award-winning actor, producer, author, activist, and fitness guru. Her career has spanned over 50 years, accumulating a body of film work that includes over 45 films and crucial ...
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Oct. 7 "Conference Anywhere" Keynote Speakers

Kizzmekia Corbett

Dr. Kizzmekia S. Corbett, PhD

Dr. KIZZMEKIA S. CORBETT, PhD, is an assistant professor of immunology and ...
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Marlee Matlin

MARLEE MATLIN received worldwide critical acclaim for her film debut in Children of ...
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Malala Yousafzai

MALALA YOUSAFZAI, inspired by her father’s activism, began her campaign for ...
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Oct. 7 "Conference Anywhere" Special Guest Speakers

Celeste Headlee

Master of Ceremonies, Celeste Headlee

CELESTE HEADLEE is a journalist, professional speaker, and author of the ...
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Laysha Ward

Laysha Ward

LAYSHA WARD is an accomplished C-suite executive with thirty years of ...
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Oct. 7 "Conference Anywhere" Breakout Session Speakers

Linda Babcock

LINDA BABCOCK is the James M. Walton Professor in Economics at Carnegie Mellon ...
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Arthur C. Brooks

ARTHUR C. BROOKS is a professor at the Harvard Kennedy School and the Harvard ...
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Stacy Brown-Philpot

STACY BROWN-PHILPOT is the former CEO of TaskRabbit and has 20 years of consumer ...
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Austin Channing Brown

AUSTIN CHANNING BROWN is a speaker, writer, and media producer providing inspired ...
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Amy Cuddy

AMY CUDDY is a social psychologist, NYT-bestselling author, and award-winning ...
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Amy Gallo

AMY GALLO is a workplace expert who writes and speaks about gender, interpersonal ...
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Mónica Guzmán

Mónica Guzmán

MÓNICA GUZMÁN is a bridge builder, journalist, and entrepreneur who lives for ...
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Deepa Purushothaman

DEEPA PURUSHOTHAMAN is a former senior executive and a corporate inclusion ...
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Oct. 7 "Conference Anywhere" Session Hosts

Joyce E. A. Russell, PhD

JOYCE E. A. RUSSELL, PhD, is The Helen and William O’Toole Dean of the Villanova ...
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Oct. 7 "Conference Anywhere" Executive Spotlights

Mary Campbell

MARY CAMPBELL is president of vCommerce Ventures at Quarate Retail Group. Campbell ...
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Funmi Williamson

FUNMI WILLIAMSON is the chief customer officer and SVP customer operations at PECO. ...
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