Our speakers recognize diversity, equity and inclusion as a major pillar of any organization. They passionately tackle diversity in a way that is understandable and impactful for all audiences.


HENRY LOUIS GATES, JR. | Award-Winning Filmmaker, Literary Scholar; Cultural Critic; Author; Host of Finding Your Roots on PBS

RACHEL CARGLE | Public Academic; Writer; Entrepreneur; Philanthropic Innovator and Founder of The Loveland Foundation


RICHARD LAPCHICK | Internationally Recognized Expert on Racial Equality in Athletics and Human Rights Activist


QIAN JULIE WANG | Civil Rights Litigator; NYT Bestselling Author of Beautiful Country; Advocate for Marginalized Communities

EDDIE NDOPU | Award-Winning Humanitarian; Renowned Disability Justice Practitioner; UN Sustained Development Goal Advocate


AUSTIN CHANNING BROWN | Leading and Inspired Voice on Racial Justice; NYT Bestselling Author of I'm Still Here; Executive Producer of The Next Question


NATHAN CHEN | 2022 Olympic Gold Medalist and Three-Time World Figure Skating Champion

LILLY SINGH | Award-Winning Comedian and YouTube Personality; NYT Bestselling Author of How To Be a Bawse and Be a Triangle


MAYSOON ZAYID | Comedian; Author; Disability Advocate


CHAD SANDERS | Creator; Screenwriter; Author; Entrepreneur

MELISSA VILLASEÑOR | Comedian; Actor; Writer; Saturday Night Live Cast Member


ERIC NAM | Korean American Pop Superstar; Entrepreneur; Podcaster; GQ Korea's "Man of the Year"


EZRA FRECH | Paralympic Track & Field Athlete, Co-Founder of Angel City Sports, and Advocate for People with Disabilities

EUGENE LEE YANG | Viral Digital Content Creator; Member of Buzzfeed's The Try Guys; NYT Bestselling Co-Author of The Hidden Power of F*cking Up

QUIARA ALEGRÍA HUDES | Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright of the Tony-Winning In the Heights; Activist; Founder of Emancipated Stories

JEMAR TISBY | Founder of The Witness, Inc., NYT Bestselling Author of How to Fight Racism and The Color of Compromise; Historian of Race and Religion

MOHSIN HAMID | Award-Winning and Internationally Bestselling Author of Exit West & The Reluctant Fundamentalist

JAY CASPIAN KING | Author of TIME and NPR "Best Books of the Year" The Loneliest Americans; Emmy Award -Nominated Correspondent; Podcaster