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President Bill Clinton
42nd President of the United States & Founder of the Clinton Foundation

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42nd President of the United States & Founder of the Clinton Foundation
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Hillary Rodham Clinton
2016 Democratic Presidential Nominee and 67th U.S. Secretary of State

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2016 Democratic Presidential Nominee and 67th U.S. Secretary of State
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Indra Nooyi
Chairman & CEO of PepsiCo (2006-2018)

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Chairman & CEO of PepsiCo (2006-2018)
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Alex Rodriguez
Iconic Athlete, 3x MVP, and World Series Champion

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Iconic Athlete, 3x MVP, and World Series Champion
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Tom Brady
Seven-Time Super Bowl Champion; Co-Founder, TB12

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Seven-Time Super Bowl Champion; Co-Founder, TB12
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Stacey Abrams
Non-Profit Leader, Political Activist & Serial Entrepreneur

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Non-Profit Leader, Political Activist & Serial Entrepreneur
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Abby Wambach
Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist

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Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist
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Glennon Doyle
#1 New York Times Best-Selling Author, Activist, and Founder of Together Rising

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#1 New York Times Best-Selling Author, Activist, and Founder of Together Rising
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Riz Ahmed
Award-winning actor, writer, producer, musician, director and activist

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Award-winning actor, writer, producer, musician, director and activist
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Charles Blow
Op-Ed Columnist for The New York Times, CNN Contributor, and NY Times Best-selling Author

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Op-Ed Columnist for The New York Times, CNN Contributor, and NY Times Best-selling Author
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Andre Iguodala
NBA Champion and Tech Investor

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NBA Champion and Tech Investor
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Al Gore
Vice President of the United States (1993-2001); Founder & Chairman, The Climate Reality Project; Tech Investor

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Vice President of the United States (1993-2001); Founder & Chairman, The Climate Reality Project; Tech Investor
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Erin Brockovich
Iconic environmental activist and consumer advocate

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Iconic environmental activist and consumer advocate
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Julia Gillard
27th Prime Minister of Australia (2010-2013)

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27th Prime Minister of Australia (2010-2013)
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Padma Lakshmi
Emmy-Nominated Host and Producer, Bravo's Top Chef and Taste the Nation

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Emmy-Nominated Host and Producer, Bravo's Top Chef and Taste the Nation
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Mika Brzezinski & Joe Scarborough
Hosts of MSNBC's Morning Joe

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Hosts of MSNBC's Morning Joe
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Tamron Hall
Award-Winning Journalist and Host of Tamron Hall and Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall

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Award-Winning Journalist and Host of Tamron Hall and Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall
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Ronan Farrow
Pulitzer Prize and Peabody Award-Winning Investigative Reporter

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Pulitzer Prize and Peabody Award-Winning Investigative Reporter
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Lawrence Summers
Director, White House National Economic Council (2009-2010); President, Harvard University (2001-2006); Secretary of the Treasury (1999-2001)

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Director, White House National Economic Council (2009-2010); President, Harvard University (2001-2006); Secretary of the Treasury (1999-2001)
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Tan France
Star of hit show Queer Eye; Fashion Designer

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Star of hit show Queer Eye; Fashion Designer
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W. Kamau Bell
Sociopolitical Comedian, Political Satirist & Host of CNN's United Shades of America

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Sociopolitical Comedian, Political Satirist & Host of CNN's United Shades of America
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Carli Lloyd
Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist, World Cup Champion, and FIFA World Player of the Year

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Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist, World Cup Champion, and FIFA World Player of the Year
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Hasan Minhaj
Peabody Award-Winning Comedian

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Peabody Award-Winning Comedian
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Joy Reid
MSNBC Political Analyst and Host of "The ReidOut"

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MSNBC Political Analyst and Host of "The ReidOut"
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President Bill Clinton
President Bill Clinton
42nd President of the United States & Founder of the Clinton Foundation
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Hillary Rodham Clinton
Hillary Rodham Clinton
2016 Democratic Presidential Nominee and 67th U.S. Secretary of State
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Indra Nooyi
Indra Nooyi
Chairman & CEO of PepsiCo (2006-2018)
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Alex Rodriguez
Alex Rodriguez
Iconic Athlete, 3x MVP, and World Series Champion
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Tom Brady
Tom Brady
Seven-Time Super Bowl Champion; Co-Founder, TB12
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Stacey Abrams
Stacey Abrams
Non-Profit Leader, Political Activist & Serial Entrepreneur
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Abby Wambach
Abby Wambach
Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist
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Glennon Doyle
Glennon Doyle
#1 New York Times Best-Selling Author, Activist, and Founder of Together Rising
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Riz Ahmed
Riz Ahmed
Award-winning actor, writer, producer, musician, director and activist
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Charles Blow
Charles Blow
Op-Ed Columnist for The New York Times, CNN Contributor, and NY Times Best-selling Author
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Andre Iguodala
Andre Iguodala
NBA Champion and Tech Investor
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Al  Gore
Al Gore
Vice President of the United States (1993-2001); Founder & Chairman, The Climate Reality Project; Tech Investor
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Erin Brockovich
Erin Brockovich
Iconic environmental activist and consumer advocate
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Julia Gillard
Julia Gillard
27th Prime Minister of Australia (2010-2013)
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Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi
Emmy-Nominated Host and Producer, Bravo's Top Chef and Taste the Nation
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 Mika Brzezinski & Joe Scarborough
Mika Brzezinski & Joe Scarborough
Hosts of MSNBC's Morning Joe
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Tamron Hall
Tamron Hall
Award-Winning Journalist and Host of Tamron Hall and Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall
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Ronan Farrow
Ronan Farrow
Pulitzer Prize and Peabody Award-Winning Investigative Reporter
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Lawrence  Summers
Lawrence Summers
Director, White House National Economic Council (2009-2010); President, Harvard University (2001-2006); Secretary of the Treasury (1999-2001)
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Tan France
Tan France
Star of hit show Queer Eye; Fashion Designer
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W. Kamau Bell
W. Kamau Bell
Sociopolitical Comedian, Political Satirist & Host of CNN's United Shades of America
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Carli Lloyd
Carli Lloyd
Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist, World Cup Champion, and FIFA World Player of the Year
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Hasan Minhaj
Hasan Minhaj
Peabody Award-Winning Comedian
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Joy Reid
Joy Reid
MSNBC Political Analyst and Host of "The ReidOut"
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MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY
Academy Award-Winning Actor and Philanthropist
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URSULA BURNS
Former CEO and Chairman of Xerox, Groundbreaking CEO
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MARCUS BUCKINGHAM
Leadership & Management Expert, International Bestselling Author
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SERENA WILLIAMS
Iconic Tennis Champion, Entrepreneur and Philanthropist
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MIKA BRZEZINSKI & JOE SCARBOROUGH
Hosts of MSNBC's Morning Joe
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RICKY STRAUSS
Former President of Content & Marketing, Disney+
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BOZOMA SAINT JOHN
Chief Marketing Officer at Netflix
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KEVIN HART
Superstar Comedian and Actor
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CHRIS CHRISTIE
Former Governor of New Jersey (2010-2018)
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ALEX RODRIGUEZ
Iconic Athlete, 3x MVP, and World Series Champion
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LISA LING
Emmy Award-Winning Journalist; Exec. Producer, Host of CNN’s This is Life with Lisa Ling
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OPAL TOMETI
Co-Founder #BlackLivesMatter
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TYLER PERRY
World-Renowned Actor, Producer, Writer, and Entrepreneur
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ERIN & BEN NAPIER
Stars of HGTV's Home Town
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WYNTON MARSALIS
International Jazz Icon
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VENUS WILLIAMS
Iconic Tennis Champion, Entrepreneur and Philanthropist
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H.R. MCMASTER
Former U.S. National Security Advisor
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AUSTIN CHANNING BROWN
Leading and Inspired Voice on Racial Justice, Author of the acclaimed I'm Still Here
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SARA SIDNER
Multi Award-Winning National and International CNN Correspondent
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MARCUS LEMONIS
Entrepreneur, Star of CNBC’s The Profit, Chairman & CEO Camping World
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LILLY SINGH
Host of NBC’s A Little Late With Lilly Singh
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ROBIN DIANGELO
New York Times #1 Best-Selling Author of 'White Fragility'
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HASAN MINHAJ
Peabody Award-Winning Comedian
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We are here to help you with your hybrid or virtual event!

Whether you need the technical know-how or already have it - our speakers are ready and so are we. Let HWA be your experienced, trusted partner in hosting hybrid & virtual engagements.

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AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION & INTERACTIVE EVENTS

VIRTUAL PROGRAMMING TIP: The days of passive audiences are over — audiences are more likely to engage when it’s a two-way conversation. Audience involvement is easy in a Virtual format. We’ve worked on events with online Q&A, polls, or even quizzes. Some events are involving their audience by making them part of the program. They are interviewing an attendee or getting a large group involved in a dynamic chat room. 

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JUSTICE, EQUITY, DIVERSITY & INCLUSION (JEDI)

These HWA Speakers are using their voices to promote conversations about anti-racism and allyship. They serve as guides as we have important, sometimes uncomfortable discussions about systemic racism and bias. By sharing their stories and insights, these speakers bring hope for lasting change that rises up from mutual understanding.

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HOW TO SUCCESSFULLY NAVIGATE A POST-COVID WORLD

A question on so many organizations' minds right now is: "How can I successfully and safely re-open my business?" HWA's business leaders offer substantive, actionable, and creative virtual presentations on this very topic. From the logistics of re-opening in a post coronavirus world, to the innovative strategies to keep customers and employees engaged, to the dos and don'ts of branding and messaging in these times, these HWA speakers are associated with some of the most successful businesses in the world, and offer game-changing content.

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NEW REALITIES: GLOBAL OUTLOOK & SECURITY

As the pandemic crosses borders and threatens global health security, governments’ reactions have varied in their efforts to stabilize their nation’s health, economy and national security. These HWA speakers are experts in how Coronavirus has impacted our relationships with other nations, as well as any threats to homeland security, cybersecurity, and economic stability. What weaknesses have been revealed in our vital supply chains- like food, medical testing and equipment, and vaccine development - and where are the lessons learned to ensure forward stability?

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NEW REALITIES: ECONOMY

HWA Speakers are experts on the Economy and help us see the straight line through the roller-coaster Covid-19 economy.  From market outlook to the role of Central Banks, to access to capital and stimulus deals, our speakers have the insights that help us see the trends through the chaos.  Audiences seek insights from these speakers on supply chain vulnerabilities and trade implications, blockchain, geo-economic security and bright spots of opportunity.

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NEW REALITIES: BUSINESS INNOVATION

HWA Speakers are experts on how businesses can innovate during this time of disruption to regain footing and even find new opportunities. The world has changed for consumers and target markets, and businesses need to rethink communication, delivery, and perhaps even manufacturing. Mandated working from home orders forced employees and businesses to figure out what works and what doesn’t- but, the way we work will never be the same.

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NEW REALITIES: LEADING THROUGH DISRUPTION

HWA Speakers are experts on how to lead during this time of chaos. All organizations- non-profits, corporations, schools, places of faith and even households- are in upheaval and looking for leadership to guide the way. But how do you lead in the midst of continued uncertainty? These HWA Speakers offer insights and lessons.

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NEW REALITIES: THE FUTURE OF TECH

From rapidly approaching technological changes on the horizon, as well as the role COVID-19 has played in prompting and accelerating market shifts across the globe, these HWA speakers help audiences understand how tech is fundamentally changing our economy and how businesses and workers can adapt and master new technological advances to their advantage.

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NEW REALITIES: INSPIRATION & WELLNESS

How do we heal and cope in an evolving, uncertain environment? How can we stay focused and positive to deal with anxiety at this time? These HWA Speakers offer understanding for the new world we find ourselves living in, and how to find meaning in everyday moments and navigate complicated emotions.

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NEW REALITIES: DOCTORS & SCIENTISTS

These HWA speakers are doctors, scientists and wellness experts who offer insights on the science and medicine of the virus, how it affects us physically, and how to mitigate against the stress and anxiety of living through a pandemic.

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NEW REALITIES: NEWS + MEDIA

From what we know so far about the coronavirus and how to stay safe, to connecting us to those on the front lines, to bringing us top stories in new "virtual" ways, HWA's leading journalists are engaging and informing in equal measure.

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