Featured Speakers

avatar for Dr. Enric Sala

Dr. Enric Sala

National Geographic Explorer in Residence | Founder, Pristine Seas
avatar for Cristina Mittermeier

Cristina Mittermeier

Photographer | Co-Founder, SeaLegacy
avatar for Kiliii Yuyan

Kiliii Yuyan

avatar for Christian Cooper

Christian Cooper

Writer and Editor
avatar for Steve Burns

Steve Burns

Roller Coaster Road Productions
avatar for Kelsey Juliana

Kelsey Juliana

Plaintiff, Juliana v. the United States
avatar for Dr. M. Sanjayan

Dr. M. Sanjayan

CEO Conservation International
avatar for Dereck and Beverly Joubert

Dereck and Beverly Joubert

Filmmakers, Conservationists and Explorers
avatar for Paula Kahumbu

Paula Kahumbu

avatar for Dr. Erika Woolsey

Dr. Erika Woolsey

Marine Biologist, Designer, VR filmmaker & National Geographic...
avatar for Dr. Renée Lertzman

Dr. Renée Lertzman

Researcher, Educator and Eco-engagement Strategist
avatar for Vic Barrett

Vic Barrett

Plaintiff, Juliana v. the United States
avatar for Mundiya Kepanga

Mundiya Kepanga

Papuan Chief
avatar for Dietram A. Scheufele

Dietram A. Scheufele

University of Wisconsin-Madison
Taylor-Bascom Chair in Science Communication and Vilas Distinguished...
avatar for Malaika Vaz

Malaika Vaz

National Geographic Explorer, wildlife presenter and filmmaker
avatar for Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim

Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim

Environmental Activist


avatar for Martha Aimé Cardona

Martha Aimé Cardona "Mac"

Founder and CEO of cWave Labs
avatar for Mohamed El Aboudi

Mohamed El Aboudi

Director, School of Hope
avatar for Pamela A. Aguilar

Pamela A. Aguilar

Senior Director of Programming and Development for PBS
avatar for Aneeta Akhurst

Aneeta Akhurst

Director of Programming
avatar for Hashem Al-Ghaili

Hashem Al-Ghaili

Filmmaker, Video Producer and Science Communicator
avatar for Brian Armstrong

Brian Armstrong

Red Rock Films
avatar for Scott Atkinson

Scott Atkinson

Managing Partner and Co-Head of Global Sustainability at Heidrick &...
avatar for Alison Barrat

Alison Barrat

Vice President of Production and Development for Love Nature
avatar for Dr. Colleen Begg

Dr. Colleen Begg

Niassa Lion Project
Co-founder and Director
avatar for Eric Bendick

Eric Bendick

Grizzly Creek Films
Series Producer
avatar for Vanessa Berlowitz

Vanessa Berlowitz

Wildstar Films
Co-founder and Executive Producer
avatar for Ruth Berry

Ruth Berry

Producer, Director and Writer
avatar for Dr. Shivani Bhalla

Dr. Shivani Bhalla

Ewaso Lions
Founder and Executive Director
avatar for Mariasole Bianco

Mariasole Bianco

Marine Conservationist and Ocean Advocate
avatar for Scott Hoffman Black

Scott Hoffman Black

Xerces Society
Executive Director
avatar for Dr. Giulio Boccaletti, Ph.D.

Dr. Giulio Boccaletti, Ph.D.

Chief Strategy Officer of The Nature Conservancy
avatar for Paola Bouley

Paola Bouley

Associate Director - Dept. of Conservation Gorongosa National Park
avatar for John Bredar

John Bredar

Vice President of National Programming
avatar for Faith Briggs

Faith Briggs

Documentary Filmmaker
avatar for Nicola Brown

Nicola Brown

Impact Producer
avatar for Katie Bryden

Katie Bryden

Senior Video Producer
avatar for Colin Butfield

Colin Butfield

Conservation Advisor, Our Planet
avatar for Natalie Cash

Natalie Cash

Wildlife Conservation Society
Executive Producer
avatar for Meghan Cassin

Meghan Cassin

Vice President of development for National Geographic Channels
avatar for Ally Christos

Ally Christos

Red Rock Films International
Development Executive
avatar for Brian Cimagala

Brian Cimagala

Senior Producer, Seeker
avatar for Adam Cole

Adam Cole

The Mind, Explained
Writer and Director
avatar for Rocky Collins

Rocky Collins

Vulcan Productions
Executive Producer, School of Hope
avatar for Elliott Connor

Elliott Connor

Founder & CEO of Human Nature Projects
avatar for Christi Cooper

Christi Cooper

Director & Producer of YOUTH v GOV
avatar for Inka Cresswell

Inka Cresswell

Wildlife Filmmaker and Underwater Camera Operator.
avatar for Geoffrey Daniels

Geoffrey Daniels

Executive Vice President of Global Unscripted Entertainment
avatar for Mark Deeble

Mark Deeble

Cinematographer and Director/Writer
avatar for Dr. Amy Dickman

Dr. Amy Dickman

Ruaha Carnivore Project
avatar for Dr. Stephanie Dolrenry

Dr. Stephanie Dolrenry

Lion Guardians
Co-founder and Director of Science
avatar for Resson Kantai Duff

Resson Kantai Duff

Ewaso Lions
Deputy Director
avatar for Tania Escobar

Tania Escobar

avatar for Dr. Lauren Esposito

Dr. Lauren Esposito

500 Queer Scientists
Assistant Curator and Schlinger Chair of Arachnology
avatar for Justine Evans

Justine Evans

Wildlife Cinematographer
avatar for Jacqueline Farmer

Jacqueline Farmer

Saint Thomas Productions & Nature Through Her Eyes
avatar for Samreen Farooqui

Samreen Farooqui

RoundGlass Sustain
Creative Head, Videos
avatar for Dr. Mónica Feliú-Mójer

Dr. Mónica Feliú-Mójer

Ciencia Puerto Rico
Director of Communications and Science Outreach
avatar for Jeffrey Flocken

Jeffrey Flocken

Humane Society International, President
avatar for Jorge Franzini

Jorge Franzini

Director of Content and Development
avatar for Hélène Ganichaud

Hélène Ganichaud

ARTE France
Deputy Head of the Specialist Factual Unit
avatar for Bill Gardner

Bill Gardner

PBS Content Strategy, Development and Production
avatar for Alan Gershenfeld

Alan Gershenfeld

E-Line Media
avatar for Chip Giller

Chip Giller

avatar for Dr. Jane Goodall

Dr. Jane Goodall

Primatologist, Founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and Roots &...
avatar for Noel Guevara

Noel Guevara

Conservation Photographer and Filmmaker
avatar for Ben Hamilton

Ben Hamilton

Conservation Filmmaker & Owner of Wild Agency
avatar for Dr. Leela Hazzah

Dr. Leela Hazzah

Lion Guardians
Executive Director and Co-founder
avatar for Morgan Heim

Morgan Heim

Conservation Photographer & Filmmaker
avatar for Andrea Heydlauff

Andrea Heydlauff

Chief Marketing and Communications Officer for African Parks
avatar for Nina Holler

Nina Holler

Sustainability Manager & Production Coordinator
avatar for Jonnie Hughes

Jonnie Hughes

Silverback Films
Supervising Producer, Our Planet
avatar for Brian Hutchinson

Brian Hutchinson

Oceanic Society
Vice President of Outreach
avatar for Sara Hylton

Sara Hylton

avatar for Joanne Jackson

Joanne Jackson

Long Haul Big Hearts Productions
avatar for Gail Jenkinson

Gail Jenkinson

Director of Photography
avatar for Jeremy Jones

Jeremy Jones

Filmmaker, Entrepreneur, Environmentalist and Snowboarding Pioneer
avatar for Ashwika Kapur

Ashwika Kapur

Science Communicator & Natural History Filmmaker
avatar for Jane Kim

Jane Kim

Visual Artist, Science Illustrator, and the Founder of Ink Dwell
avatar for Walter Koehler

Walter Koehler

Founder and CEO of the internationally acclaimed Terra Mater Factual...
avatar for Noel Kok

Noel Kok

Nature, Environment & Wildlife Filmmakers (NEWF)
Co-founder and Executive Director
avatar for Kalee Kreider

Kalee Kreider

Chief Communications Officer to the National Geographic Society
avatar for Elizabeth Leiter

Elizabeth Leiter

avatar for Brian Leith

Brian Leith

Creative Director of Brian Leith Productions & Executive Producer,...
avatar for Jared Lipworth

Jared Lipworth

Executive Producer and Director of Impact HHMI Tangled Bank Studios
avatar for John D. Liu

John D. Liu

Ecosystem Ambassador, Commonland Foundation
avatar for Susanne Lummer

Susanne Lummer

Executive Producer, Terra Mater Factual Studios
avatar for Louise Mabulo

Louise Mabulo

Chef, Farmer, and Entrepreneur
avatar for Ru Mahoney

Ru Mahoney

Impact Producer
avatar for Reyhaneh Maktoufi

Reyhaneh Maktoufi

Rita Allen Foundation Civic Science Fellow in Misinformation
avatar for Taira Malaney

Taira Malaney

Director and Editor
avatar for James Manfull

James Manfull

Executive Producer
avatar for Ben Masters

Ben Masters

Fin and Fur Films
avatar for Tom Matzek

Tom Matzek

Head of Specialist Factual, Austrian Broadcasting Corporation
avatar for Tracey S. McNamara, D.V.M., Diplomate, A.C.V.P.

Tracey S. McNamara, D.V.M., Diplomate, A.C.V.P.

veterinary pathologist and a Professor of Pathology at Western...
avatar for Tiffany McNeil

Tiffany McNeil

Cinematographer/Director/Digital and New Media Strategist
avatar for Gunjan Menon

Gunjan Menon

Natural History Filmmaker and Writer
avatar for Tamara Merino

Tamara Merino

Documentary Photographer and Visual storyteller
avatar for Nonhle Mngadi

Nonhle Mngadi

Wild Women Media Lab Fellow
Social Ecology Technician, Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife
avatar for Yanda Montahuano

Yanda Montahuano

Filmmaker and Founder of ‘Tawna: cinema from the territory’
avatar for Patrick Morris

Patrick Morris

Executive Producer, The Age of Nature
avatar for Iva Moss-Redman

Iva Moss-Redman

Northern Arapaho
avatar for David Murdock

David Murdock

Producer, Writer, Director
avatar for Catherine Nchimbi

Catherine Nchimbi

Wild Women Media Lab Fellow
Conservation Enterprise and Marketing Officer for Tanzania People and...
avatar for Arielle Ness-Cohn

Arielle Ness-Cohn

Production Designer
avatar for Dan O'Neill

Dan O'Neill

Wildlife Filmmaker, Presenter
avatar for Farah Obaidullah

Farah Obaidullah

Independent Ocean Advocate, Consultant and the Founder of Women4Oceans
avatar for Etienne Oliff

Etienne Oliff

Filmmaker, Educationalist and Conservationist
avatar for Julia Olson

Julia Olson

Our Children’s Trust
Executive Director and Chief Legal Counsel
avatar for Dr. Alayne Oriol-Cotterill

Dr. Alayne Oriol-Cotterill

Founder and Director, Lion Landscapes
avatar for David Hernández Palmar

David Hernández Palmar

Filmmaker, Independent Curator and Film Programmer
avatar for Gina Papabeis

Gina Papabeis

Impact Producer
avatar for Pragna Parsotam-Kok

Pragna Parsotam-Kok

Nature, Environment & Wildlife Filmmakers (NEWF)
Executive Director
avatar for Roshan Patel

Roshan Patel

avatar for António “Tonecas” Paulo

António “Tonecas” Paulo

Senior Wildlif e Veteranarian Gorongosa National Park
avatar for Sonya Pemberton

Sonya Pemberton

Genepool Productions
Creative Director
avatar for Nigel Pope

Nigel Pope

Founder and Creative Director of Maramedia
avatar for George Pretty

George Pretty

Photographer & Filmmaker
avatar for Bill Pullman

Bill Pullman

Actor, Director, Producer
avatar for David Quammen

David Quammen

American author and Journalist
avatar for Tracy Rector

Tracy Rector

avatar for Ted Richane

Ted Richane

Senior Director of Strategy, Engagement and Impact at Vulcan...
avatar for Rufo Roba

Rufo Roba

avatar for Marisa Rodrigues

Marisa Rodrigues

Honey Project Manager at Gorongosa National Park
avatar for Joern Roever

Joern Roever

Head of the Natural History Unit of the German public broadcaster NDR...
avatar for Lisa Rose

Lisa Rose

Head of Impact at the WaterBear Network
avatar for Norah Rotich

Norah Rotich

Wild Women Media Lab Fellow
avatar for Brooke Runnette

Brooke Runnette

The Explorer Accelerator
avatar for Hind Saih

Hind Saih

Producer, School of Hope
avatar for Melina Sakiyama

Melina Sakiyama

Biologist and Socio-environmental Justice Activist
avatar for Caitlin Saks

Caitlin Saks

Producer, NOVA | GBH
avatar for Chloe Sarosh

Chloe Sarosh

Series Producer/Show Runner
avatar for Jackie Savery

Jackie Savery

Founder and Producer at Maramedia
avatar for Christel Scheske

Christel Scheske

Project Coordinator
avatar for Vanessa Serrao

Vanessa Serrao

National Geographic Society
Executive Producer of Impact Media
avatar for Neeshad Shafi

Neeshad Shafi

Founder & Executive Director Arab Youth Climate Movement Qatar
avatar for Gautam Shah

Gautam Shah

National Geographic Fellow | Founder, Internet of Elephants
avatar for Emmanuela Shinta

Emmanuela Shinta

Dayak activist and Filmmaker
avatar for Simangele Sithole

Simangele Sithole

Wild Women Media Lab Fellow
Ecosystem Services Ecologist, Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife
avatar for Christina Karliczek Skoglund

Christina Karliczek Skoglund

Director of Photography and Underwater Filming Specialist
avatar for Cynthia Smith

Cynthia Smith

National Marine Mammal Foundation
Executive Director
avatar for Sally Snow

Sally Snow

Zoologist and Filmmaker
avatar for Nitye Sood

Nitye Sood

Director & Producer, Peng Yu Sai
avatar for Jessie Springer

Jessie Springer

Nat Geo WILD
Associate Manager, Development
avatar for Danielle Steinberg

Danielle Steinberg

PBS Nature
Digital Lead
avatar for Maggie Burnette Stogner

Maggie Burnette Stogner

Executive Director Center For Environmental Filmmaking American...
avatar for Victoria Stone

Victoria Stone

Director / Producer
avatar for Rachael Strecher

Rachael Strecher

Senior Director for Storytelling at the National Geographic Society
avatar for Howard Swartz

Howard Swartz

Discovery Channel
Senior Vice President of Production and Development, Documentaries...
avatar for Loren Syer-Willoughby

Loren Syer-Willoughby

Acquisitions Executive, Off the Fence
avatar for Tom Synnatzschke

Tom Synnatzschke

NDR Natural History Unit
Executive Producer
avatar for Fiona Tande

Fiona Tande

Wildlife Filmmaker
avatar for Priscila Tapajowara

Priscila Tapajowara

Indigenous Activist, Climate Activist, Photographer & Producer
avatar for Josefa Cariño Tauli

Josefa Cariño Tauli

Steering Committee of the Global Youth Biodiversity Network (GYBN)
avatar for Kynan Tegar

Kynan Tegar

avatar for Tria Thalman

Tria Thalman

Smithsonian Networks
Executive Producer for Natural History
avatar for Tshering Tobgay

Tshering Tobgay

Former Prime Minister of Bhutan
avatar for Carole Tomko

Carole Tomko

Chief Content Officer
avatar for Sany Montahuano Ushigua

Sany Montahuano Ushigua

Filmmaker, Tawna Films.
avatar for Crista Valentino

Crista Valentino

Founder, CoalitionWILD
avatar for Pertti Veijalainen

Pertti Veijalainen

Producer, School of Hope
avatar for Alannah Vellacott

Alannah Vellacott

Marine Ecologist, Coral Farmer and Science Communicator
avatar for Janet Han Vissering

Janet Han Vissering

Senior Vice President of Development and Production for Nat Geo WILD
avatar for Thayer Walker

Thayer Walker

Author and Correspondent for Outside magazine
avatar for Dr. Samuel Wasser

Dr. Samuel Wasser

Research Professor & Director of the Center for Conservation Biology
avatar for Dr. Mele Wheaton

Dr. Mele Wheaton

Stanford University
Research Scholar
avatar for Aulani Wilhelm

Aulani Wilhelm

Senior Vice President for Oceans at Conservation International
avatar for Ellen Windemuth

Ellen Windemuth

CEO/Founder, Off the Fence Productions
avatar for Kim Woodard

Kim Woodard

Co-Founder and Co-President, Lucky 8