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Robert Ballard

Deep-Sea Explorer, Discoverer of the Titanic, Host of National Geographic’s Explorer, and President, Ocean Exploration Trust

Deep-Sea Explorer, Discoverer of the Titanic, Host of National Geographic’s Explorer, and President, Ocean Exploration Trust Best known for his 1985 discovery of the TITANIC, Dr. Robert Ballard has succeeded in tracking down numerous other significant shipwrecks, including the German …

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$20,001 to $50,000
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Travels From
Connecticut, United States


Andrew Bowerbank

Global Leader in Technology Innovation & Sustainable Development

Technology Innovation & Sustainability Expert Andrew Bowerbank is a respected authority on channel-to-market strategies for new technologies, systems and processes. Mr. Bowerbank currently acts as Special Advisor to industry leaders developing innovative solutions for the global marketplace and supports trade …

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In-Person Fee Range
$5,000 to $10,000
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Travels From
Unknown, Canada


Erin Brockovich

Environmental Activist, Best-Selling Author, TV Producer & Iconic Consumer Advocate

Environmental Activist, Best-Selling Author, TV Producer & Iconic Consumer Advocate Say the name Erin Brockovich and you think, strong, tough and stubborn. Erin is all that and definitely more. She is a modern-day “David” who loves a good brawl with …

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$20,001 to $50,000
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Travels From
New York, United States


Jim Davis

Emmy-Award Winning Creator of Garfield, Best-Selling Author, and Artist in Residence, Ball State

Emmy-Award Winning Creator of Garfield, Best-Selling Author, and Artist in Residence, Ball State Cartoonist, Author, Producer, Director, President, Founder, Screenwriter, Playwright, Environmentalist, Philanthropist — all these titles can be used to describe Jim Davis, best-known as the creator of GARFIELD. …

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Travels From
Indiana, United States


Josh Dorfman

Environmental Entrepreneur, Media Personality and Creator of The Lazy Environmentalist

Environmental Entrepreneur, Media Personality and Creator of The Lazy Environmentalist Josh Dorfman is an environmental entrepreneur, author, television host, and radio host committed to helping consumers easily and delightfully take steps to green their lives. Josh is perhaps best known as …

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$10,001 to $20,000
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Travels From
North Carolina, United States


Marian Wright Edelman

Child Advocate and Founder & President of The Children's Defense Fund

Child Advocate and Founder & President of The Children’s Defense Fund Marian Wright Edelman, founder and president of the Children’s Defense Fund (CDF), has been an advocate for disadvantaged Americans for her entire professional life. Under her leadership, CDF has …

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$20,001 to $50,000
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Travels From
District Of Columbia, United States


Daniel Esty

Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law and Policy at Yale University and Leading Expert on Corporate Environmental Strategy and Sustainability

Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law and Policy at Yale University and Leading Expert on Corporate Environmental Strategy and Sustainability Dan Esty is the Hillhouse Professor at Yale University with primary appointments at Yale’s Environment and Law Schools and a secondary …

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$10,001 to $20,000
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Travels From
Connecticut, United States


Mike Farrell

Noted Global Warming Activist & Actor, Stars in "Dr. Keeling’s Curve”

Noted Global Warming Activist & Actor, Stars in “Dr. Keeling’s Curve” Even before becoming known as B.J. Hunnicutt on the iconic TV series M*A*S*H and Dr. Jim Hansen on NBC’s Providence, Mike Farrell believed responsible citizenship meant being involved in …

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Travels From
California, United States


Yossi Ghinsberg

Adventurer, Amazon Survivor, Eco-Entrepreneur and Inspiration for Major Motion Picture "Jungle" (2017) Starring Daniel Radcliffe

Adventurer, Amazon Survivor, Eco-Entrepreneur and Inspiration for Major Motion Picture “Jungle” (2017) Starring Daniel Radcliffe Yossi Ghinsberg’s business adventures include: a tech entrepreneur in the heart of Silicon Valley, VP of a groundbreaking medical corporation and the visionary behind Chalalan …

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$10,001 to $20,000
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Travels From
Unknown, Israel


David Gottfried

Environmentalist and Founder of U.S. and World Green Building Council

Environmentalist and Founder of U.S. and World Green Building Council David Gottfried is known as the father of the global green building movement:  founding both the U.S. Green Building Council and World Green Building Councils (with GBCs in over 100 …

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$10,001 to $20,000
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Travels From
California, United States


Jack Hanna

Animal Expert, Conservationist & Director Emeritus of The Columbus Zoo

Animal Expert, Conservationist & Director Emeritus of The Columbus Zoo As a child, Jack spent his days cleaning animal cages for his local veterinarian and exploring the creek behind his house. Today, Jack Hanna explores the corners of the globe …

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$20,001 to $50,000
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Travels From
Ohio, United States


Jim Harris

Environmental Policy, Innovation & Business Leadership Expert

Environmental Policy, Innovation & Business Leadership Expert Jim Harris is a one of North America’s foremost management consultants, authors and thinkers on sustainability, disruptive innovation future trends, change and leadership.  Association magazine ranked him as one of the nation’s top …

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$10,001 to $20,000
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Travels From
Unknown, Canada


Doc Hendley

CNN Hero, Humanitarian, and Founder and President of Wine to Water

Founder of Wine to Water, Humanitarian, and CNN Hero Doc Hendley is proof that anyone, even a tattooed keg-tapper, can cure what ails the world. He is a 2009 CNN Hero.  He is President/Founder of the organization Wine To Water  …

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$10,001 to $20,000
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Travels From
North Carolina, United States


Bob Hirschfeld

Self-proclaimed "Cybersatirist" performs business "stand-up with a laptop"

"Stand-Up With A Laptop" "Cybersatirist" Bob Hirschfeld has been lampooning business and technology for over a decade exclusively at conferences with his own brand of "stand-up with a laptop" satire. He works closely with clients to customize and create original …

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In-Person Fee Range
$5,000 to $10,000
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Travels From
Maryland, United States


Jeffrey Hollender

Sustainable Business Expert, Environmental Advocate, Activist and Co-Founder of Seventh Generation

Sustainable Business Expert, Environmental Advocate, Activist and Co-Founder of Seventh Generation Jeffrey Hollender is co-founder and former CEO of Seventh Generation, which he built into a leading natural product brand of household and personal care products from 1988 to 2010. …

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$10,001 to $20,000
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Travels From
New York, United States


Dewitt Jones

World-class Photojournalist, Motion Picture Director, Author and Keynote Speaker

World-class Photojournalist, Motion Picture Director, Author and Keynote Speaker Dewitt Jones is one of America’s top professional photographers with a career stretching over twenty years. Director As a motion picture director, he had two documentary films nominated for Academy Awards …

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$20,001 to $50,000
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Travels From
Hawaii, United States


Van Jones

Host of "Redemption Project" & "The Van Jones Show" on CNN, Environmental & Civil Rights Advocate

Host of “Redemption Project” & “The Van Jones Show” on CNN, Environmental & Civil Rights Advocate Van Jones is the CEO of REFORM Alliance, a social entrepreneur, CNN political contributor and host of Redemption Project and The Van Jones Show …

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In-Person Fee Range
$50,000 or greater
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Travels From
California, United States


Ashley Judd

Actress, #MeToo Activist & Humanitarian

Actress, #MeToo Activist & Humanitarian Ashley Judd is well known for dexterously starring in both box office hits and for turning in unforgettable performances in fine independent films. From her debut in Sundance Film Festival grand jury prize winner, Ruby …

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Travels From
Tennessee, United States


Joel Makower

Green Business Guru, Expert in Sustainable Business, Clean Technology, and the Green Marketplace

Green Business Guru, Expert in Sustainable Business, Clean Technology, and the Green Marketplace Joel Makower is chairman and executive editor of GreenBiz Group, Inc., creator of GreenBiz.com along with research and events on sustainable business and clean technology. He hosts …

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$10,001 to $20,000
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Travels From
California, United States


William McDonough

World-Renowned, Environmentally Conscious Architect and Designer

World-Renowned, Environmentally Conscious Architect and Designer William McDonough is an architect and a globally recognized leader in sustainable development. He was the inaugural chair of the World Economic Forum’s Meta-Council on the Circular Economy and currently serves on the Forum’s …

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$50,000 or greater
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Travels From
Virginia, United States


John Paling

Emmy Award-winning wildlife filmmaker and environmentalist, he compares the worlds of nature and business.

John Paling is an environmental speaker and business consultant who transforms environmental responsibilities into business profits and discover practical solutions to today’s environmental challenges and tomorrow’s future. British business speaker and consultant, Dr. John Paling, has helped hundreds of businesses …

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$5,000 to $10,000
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Travels From
Florida, United States


Jane Poynter

The World’s First Female Space Travel Entrepreneur

The World’s First Female Space Travel Entrepreneur The quintessential definition of a successful deep tech entrepreneur, Jane combines unique technical expertise with uncompromisingly disciplined business execution. Her track record of launching successful technologies, projects and companies culminates in creating Space …

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$5,000 to $10,000
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Travels From
Arizona, United States


Jeremy Rifkin

Author, Economic and Social Theorist, Advisor to the European Union and Heads of State, and President of the Foundation on Economic Trends

Author, Economic and Social Theorist, Advisor to the European Union and Heads of State, and President of the Foundation on Economic Trends Jeremy Rifkin is an American economic and social theorist, writer, public speaker, political advisor, and activist. Rifkin is …

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$50,000 or greater
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Travels From
District Of Columbia, United States


Hayley Shephard

Adventurer, Excursionist, and Storyteller

Adventurer, Excursionist, and Storyteller Being born and raised in New Zealand, having owned, operated and lived on a 31ft sailboat and now residing on an island in the northern regions of Vancouver Island, it seems Hayley has spent her entire …

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$5,000 to $10,000
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Travels From
Unknown, Canada


JB Straubel

Chief Technical Officer and Co-founder, Tesla Motors

Chief Technical Officer and Co-founder, Tesla Motors JB Straubel (Jeffrey B. Straubel) is part of the founding team and the Chief Technical Officer of Tesla Motors, an electric car company based in Palo Alto, California. At Tesla, Straubel oversees the …

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$50,000 or greater
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Travels From
California, United States


Sigourney Weaver

Actress and Activist

Actress and Activist Growing up on New York’s Upper East Side as the daughter of British actress Elizabeth Inglis and NBC president Sylvester (Pat) Weaver, Weaver was never a stranger to the illustrious lifestyle of a New Yorker in the …

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1, 1


James Woolsey

Former Director of the CIA, Ambassador, and Under Secretary of the Navy, and Green Neoconservative

Former Director of the CIA, Ambassador, and Under Secretary of the Navy, and Green Neoconservative R. James Woolsey is a Venture Partner with VantagePoint Venture Partners and is the Annenberg Distinguished Visiting Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University; …

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$50,000 or greater
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Travels From
District Of Columbia, United States


Jerry Yudelson

Leading Green Building Expert

Leading Green Building Expert Jerry Yudelson is a LEED Fellow, Federal GSA National Peer Professional and the author of 13 books on green buildings, water conservation, green homes, green marketing and sustainable development. He has been involved in the green …

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Travels From
Arizona, United States


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