2019 Speakers

Please check back frequently for updates as we continue to confirm our 2019 speakers.

If you are interested in being a speaker, please contact Susie – forumspeaker@sunvalleyinstitute.org.


David Gelber

Co-Creator, Executive Producer 
YEARS OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY

Dune Ives

Executive Director
Lonely Whale Foundation

JUSTIN WINTERS

Executive Director
Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation

Mitch Anderson

Founder, Executive Director
Amazon Frontlines

AIMEE CHRISTENSEN

Founder, Sun Valley Institute
CEO, Christensen Global Strategies

JEFF GOODELL

Contributing Editor
Rolling Stone

MARK BRAND

Social Entrepreneur
Founder of A Better Life Foundation

 

JOHN PIOTTI

President
American Farmland Trust

Ted Robb

Co-Founder
New Barn Organics

Julie Shafer Davitz

Head of Purpose Investments
Bank of the West / BNP Paribas

Hilary Franz

Commissioner of Public Lands
State of Washington

 

Brandon Hurlbut

Co-Founder & Partner
Boundary Stone Partners

SHANE SKELTON

Partner
S2C Pacific

Julia Pyper

Senior Writer
Greentech Media

ERIK SNYDER

Co-Founder
The Drawdown Fund

 

EAMONN STORE

Founder & CEO
FairShare

PAUL WALSH

Director, Weather Strategy
IBM Global Business Services/
The Weather Company

STEVE WYSMULLER

Global Lead Meteorologist
IBM

ROBYN O’BRIEN

Vice President
rePlant Capital

 

OLAF SLEIJPEN

Director of Insurance Supervision
De Nederlandsche Bank N.V. (DNB)

MIKE KREIDLER

Insurance Commissioner
State of Washington

MEAGAN FALLONE

CEO and Founder
Barefoot College International

RENSKE LYNDE

Co-Found & CEO
Food System 6 Accelerator

 

Sherri Goodman

Senior Fellow
Woodrow Wilson Center’s Environmental Change and Security Program

HENK ROGERS

Founder
Blue Planet Foundation

DARREN PARRY

Chairman
Northwest Shoshone Nation

LOUIE PSIHOYOS

Photographer & Filmmaker
“Racing Extinction”, “The Cove”

 

MARTIN CHUNGONG

Secretary General
Inter-Parliamentary Union

FRANCESCO FEMIA

Co-CEO
Council on Strategic Risks

JENNIFER MORRIS

President
Conservation International