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Our continually growing list of speakers from every year of the Global Forum


Global Forum Speakers

Our roster of speakers continues to grow throughout the years. We're always excited to bring together though-leaders and business moguls who are at the top of their game.

Bruce Mau

Author, Speaker, CEO of Massive Change Network

Pedro Henrique Lima do Nascimento

COO, Anga&Din4mo

Dr. Tiffany Jana (they/them)

CEO, Founder, Awarded Author and Speaker, Awareness Artist

Jeremy Hunter, PhD

Founding Director, Executive Mind Leadership Institute and Professor of Practice, Peter F. Drucker Graduate School of Management

Ken Blanchard

Co-founder, The Ken Blanchard Companies

Marcella Kanfer Rolnick

Executive Chair, GOJO Industries

Paul Polman

Co-founder and Co-chair of IMAGINE, Co-author of Net Positive

Tom Szaky

Founder and CEO, TerraCycle

Naveen Jain

Founder and CEO, Viome Life Sciences

Seungah Jeong

Chief Executive Officer, MPOWERD

Mary-Frances Winters

Author and President and CEO, The Winters Group

Kathleen McLaughlin

Chief Sustainability Officer, Walmart | President, The Walmart Foundation

Jesper Brodin

CEO, Ingka GroupᅵIKEA

Sanda Ojiambo

CEO and Executive Director, UN Global Compact

John Salzinger

Founder and Chief Business Development Officer, MPOWERD

Marcel Fukayama

Executive Director, Sistema B International

Raj Sisodia

Business Philosopher, Author, Co-founder of Conscious Capitalism

Michele Marie Hunt

Transformation Catalyst, Strategic Advisor, Author

Edgar Villanueva

Author, Activist, Philanthropist

Dr. Gillian Marcelle

Founder and CEO Resilience Capital Ventures LLC

Andrew Winston

Adviser, Speaker, Author

Jib Ellison

CEO, Blu Skye

Roberto Marques

Executive Chairman and Group CEO, Natura &Co

Jenita McGowan

Corporate Sustainability Manager, Eaton

Heather R. Younger

Founder, CEO, Speaker, Consultant, Author

Rosabeth Moss Kanter

Ernest L. Arbuckle Professor of Business, Harvard Business School

Chris Laszlo

Professor and Author, Flourishing Enterprise and Quantum Leadership

Bart Houlahan

Co-founder and Co-CEO, B Lab

Natalie Nixon, PhD

Creativity Strategist, Speaker, Author at Figure 8 Thinking

Marga Hoek

Global Author and Speaker

Robin Anselmi

CEO, Conversant

Halla Tómasdóttir

CEO and Chief Change Catalyst, The B Team

Jed Emerson

Managing Director, Global Lead Impact Investing

David L. Cooperrider

Founder and Faculty Chair of The Fowler Center for Business as an Agent of World Benefit

Justin Winters

President and CEO, One Earth

Tom Peters

Author of In Search of Excellence

Jodi L. Berg, PhD

President and Chief Executive Officer, Vitamix

Michael C.Bush

CEO, Great Place to Work

J. Lyell Clarke, III, Ph.D.

Chairman, President, and CEO, Clarke (and affiliated companies)

Joseph D. Kenner

President and Chief Executive Officer, Greyston

Ron Fry

Professor of Organizational Behavior, Case Western Reserve University

Michel Giannuzzi


Shinzen Young

American mindfulness teacher and neuroscience research consultant

Sir Mark Moody-Stuart

The Global Compact Foundation

Delos “Toby” Cosgrove

Cleveland Clinic

Tom Robinson

Robinson Global Investment Management LLC

Simon Mainwaring

We First

Marc Gunther


Ilma Barros

Infinity International

Jeffrey D. Sachs

The Center for Sustainable Development at Columbia University / UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network

Bob Stiller

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters

Ray C. Anderson

Interface Inc.

Craig Wynett

Procter & Gamble Co.

William F. (Bill) Christopher

Garick LLC

Amory Bloch Lovins

Rocky Mountain Institute

C.K. Prahalad

Praja Inc.

Roger L. Martin

Roger L. Martin, Inc.

Dr. Michael Braungart

EPEA International Umweltforschung GmbH

Harry Halloran

American Refining Group

Barbara Fredrickson

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Jeff Hoffman

Driving Force Enterprises / Global Entrepreneurship Network / Dream Tank

Jonathan Halperin

Jonathan J Halperin / FYI Information Resources for a Changing World

Jenniffer D. Deckard

Sisters of Notre Dame of the United States

Jane Nelson

Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Martti Ahtisaari

10th President of Finland

Chavalit Fred Tsao

IMC Pan Asia Alliance Group

Patrick Cescau

InterContinental Hotels Group PLC

Dr. Bertrand Collomb


Chris Killingstad

Tennant Company

Nadya Zhexembayeva

Reinvention Academy

Julie Reiter

VP, Human Resources and Sustainable Development, Clarke

Russell L. Ackoff

Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Judy Sorum Brown

Private Practice of Education

William H. Starbuck

University of Oregon / New York University

Janine Benyus

Biomimicry Guild

Dr. Carolyn Yauyan Woo

Purdue University

Ray C. Anderson

Interface Inc.

Bill McDonough

Cradle to Cradle Design™