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Whether looking for speaker on politics or business innovation, the global economy or the environment, HWA Speakers are go-to voices in every industry and field. Offering powerful insights and engaging anecdotes, they keep audiences riveted and leave them deeply informed.
From the newsroom to the boardroom, marches on the streets to meetings on Capitol Hill, HWA's powerhouse women speakers are doing more than shaping the conversation, they're making an impact. Icons and pioneers in business, science, politics, and media, they make for unforgettable events offering timely insights and bold inspiration.
Peabody and Emmy Award-winning journalist and producer MARIA SHRIVER has launched a new podcast: “Meaningful Conversations with Maria Shriver.” Building on the success of her instant #1 New York Times-bestselling book I’ve Been Thinking…Reflections, Prayers and Meditations for a Meaningful Life, in the podcast Shriver continues to explore the life topics, issues and ideas that we’re all thinking about, but not discussing nearly enough. Through intimate, thought-provoking conversations with friends and people she respects and admires, Shriver dives into issues like love, pain, forgiveness, gratitude, family, faith, the art of self-reinvention, and more to inspire others to reflect on their own lives and have more meaningful conversations. An NBC Special Anchor, Shriver discussed the first episode of her podcast—a compelling interview with actor Rob Lowe—on the Today Show. A force of nature of the highest order, Shriver is a passionate and purpose-driven leader whose work has fostered change and advanced some of our nation’s most pressing issues. She is a trailblazer who eloquently moves audiences to become "Architects of Change," leaving them empowered and inspired.
One of the most iconic moments in modern history, the story of "The Miracle on the Hudson" and Captain Sullenberger's successful emergency landing of US Airways Flight 1549 inspires people worldwide. January 15, 2019, marked 10 years since that historic flight. The milestone was honored nationwide as Captain Sullenberger participated in a special event with the flight's survivors, which was aired in a Good Morning America special that quickly racked up over 100,000 views on Facebook, and was in-demand for exclusive, in-depth interviews with ABC News, The New York Times, and Esquire. With over 64K Twitter followers, Sullenberger's poignant and personal tweets of reflection over the course of the day, were retweeted thousands of times. A gifted speaker with a message that resonates, Captain Sullenberger's lessons and awe-inspiring messages on leadership, teamwork, preparedness, and decision-making under tremendous pressure, rivet audiences at each and every event. Recently sought-out to address 10,000 attendees at the Fundacion Telemex and 750 attendees at the Missouri Hospital Association's Annual Convention, Captain Sullenberger kept audiences tweeting praise, such as: "Very inspired by @CaptSully at the #MHA conference today!"; "Highly inspiring presentation by @CaptSully at #MSXXI. History of heroism and humanity"; "A hero! Chesley Sullenberger at #MSXXI. What a great speech!"Watch Captain Sullenberger's exclusive interview on ABC >>
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