Human Rights Speakers

Chartwell represents several Human Rights Speakers from a variety of backgrounds, who share a vision of equality, rights and resources for all.

These speakers are committed to improving the world and defending the rights of individuals whose freedoms are threatened. They share stories of their experience campaigning and what inspired them to take action.

Human rights speakers

Human Rights speakers

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Matthew Gitsham Speaker
Matthew Gitsham
Professor of Sustainable Development and Director of the Ashridge Centre for Business and Sustainability, Hult International Business School
Maxine Bédat Speaker
Maxine Bédat
Director of New Standard Institute and Author of 'Unraveled'
Ali Tabrizi on a boat
Ali Tabrizi Speaker
Ali Tabrizi
Filmmaker, Conservationist and Director of Netflix’s groundbreaking documentary, Seaspiracy
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Rico Jacob Chace Speaker
Rico Jacob Chace
LGBTQIA+ and Black Rights Activist
Karen Attiah Speaker
Karen Attiah
Opinion Columnist, Global Opinions Editor - The Washington Post
Ryan Shorthouse Speaker
Ryan Shorthouse
Founder and Chief Executive of BrightBlue; British Writer and Thinker
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Adah Parris Speaker
Adah Parris
Futurist, Keynote Speaker, Cultural Strategist; TED2019 Emerging Innovator
Ramesh Srinivasan Speaker
Ramesh Srinivasan
Expert on how ethical technology solutions can support innovation, diversity, equity and inclusion.
Charlotte Clymer Speaker
Charlotte Clymer
Transgender woman & Former Press Secretary, The Human Rights Campaign
Nadine Smith Speaker
Nadine Smith
Executive Director of Equality Florida
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Kersti Kaljulaid Speaker
Kersti Kaljulaid
President of the Republic of Estonia between 2016-2021
Tammy Smith Speaker
Tammy Smith
The US military’s first openly LGBT General/Flag officer
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Jillian Kowalchuk Speaker
Jillian Kowalchuk
Award-winning Tech Entrepreneur, Keynote Speaker, Author
Tom Burgis Speaker
Tom Burgis
Award-winning investigative journalist - bestselling author of 'Kleptopia'
Jack Losh Speaker
Jack Losh
War correspondent and documentary filmmaker
Hala Gorani Speaker
Hala Gorani
Award-winning anchor and correspondent
Maria Ressa Speaker
Maria Ressa Speaker
Maria Ressa
Award-winning Investigative Journalist and Author, Co-founder, CEO & Executive Editor - Rappler, Nobel Peace Prize Winner (2021)
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Dom Troulan Speaker
Dom Troulan
Former British Army Major and UK special forces
Karen Greenberg Speaker
Karen Greenberg
Author and expert on national security
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Susie Alegre Speaker
Susie Alegre
International human rights barrister


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Ali Tabrizi on a boat
Ali Tabrizi, Filmmaker Of Netflix's Ground-Breaking Documentary - Seaspiracy