MARTINE DUBIN is a Media Entrepreneur and runs the Martine Dubin Company as the Chairman, CEO & Executive Producer. She is the inspiration and vision behind multiple original entertainment productions, and currently in production of Philanthrocapitalism, ONE WORLD with Deepak Chopra, ONE WORLD YOGIS, Seven Spiritual Laws Of Success 2.0 & The Ultimate Happiness Prescription 2.0, Existence, and Love in Action. Current productions are in collaboration with Deepak Chopra, Moby, John Hendricks as well as Harpo .. and highlight some of her favorite people in the world, from Lucy Liu, Willem Dafoe to Jaron Lanier and Diane von Furstenberg. Her company has also collaborated with CuriosityStream.com, Lincoln Center Institute, DLD Conference, NATO, Ashoka, and The Zanuck Company. Around her original content, Martine also created the NEWSWIRE.FM digital broadcast network reaching viewers across 200+ countries & dependencies.
DEEPAK CHOPRA Dubbed as one of “The top 100 heroes and icons of the century “ and credited as “the poet-prophet of alternative medicine”, by Time Magazine. Deepak Chopra is the author of more than 83 books with 25 New York Times Bestsellers, published in more than 43 languages. He regularly collaborates with Oprah Winfrey, he is also a Distinguished Executive Scholar at Columbia Business School, an Adjunct Professor Of Executive Programs At The Kellogg School Of Management, A Fellow Of The American College Of Physicians, A Member Of The American Association Of Clinical Endocrinologists, and A Senior Scientist at The Gallup Organization.
FREDERIQUE VAN DER WAL is one of the most recognized faces in the modeling world, featured on the covers of Vogue, Harper’s Bizarre, Cosmopolitan, as well as the face of prestigious campaigns for Revlon, Guess, MCI and Victoria’s Secret. She has also performed in feature films by Woody Allen, James Toback, and Wim Wenders, and appeared on Oprah, Entertainment Tonight, Access Hollywood, TODAY, VH-1, The Late Show, and Late Night with Jay Leno, the Bloomberg Network, and CNN. She has been a guest lecturer at Harvard University, and the recipient of the Marie Claire Entrepreneur of the Year Award. She has produced and hosted numerous television shows and segments for networks ranging from Discovery to FOX, specific programs such as World Class with FREDERIQUE, The Ultimate Holiday Towns USA, The Invisible Journey. In 2005, The Netherlands bestowed upon her the great distinction of naming a lily in her honor. The Frederique’s Choice Lily inspired her to create a lifestyle brand within the flower industry, Frederique’s Choice: www.frederiqueschoice.com which now operates e-commerce retail in 10 countries, between Europe & USA.
MOBY has sold over 20 million albums, co-written, produced, and remixed music for Michael Jackson, David Bowie, Daft Punk, Brian Eno, Guns N’Roses, Metallica, Britney Spears, Pet Shop Boys, Lou Reed, Bono, Public Enemy, and his music was featured in many movies including The Bourne Identity and James Bond’s Tomorrow Never Dies.
JOHAN ERNST NILSON is one of the world’s leading explorers, visionaries of conservation and motivational speakers. With over 40 expeditions across 145 countries, from the North to the South Pole, the Amazon jungles, the dunes of the Sahara desert, the Atlantic & Antarctic seas, he has ascended the summits of all 7 continents. A member of both The Explorers Club and Travellers Club, he has also been honored with many titles including Ambassador of International Union for Conservation of Nature, Honorary Goodwill Ambassador to Nepal, President of the Everest Summiteers Association, the St Eriks Medal, and the Medal of the Swedish Church.
EDDIE STERN Native New Yorker Eddie Stern is one of the city’s most well-known yoga instructors. He studied Ashtanga Yoga under Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, of Mysore, and is the founder of the Brooklyn Yoga Club. His students include Gwyneth Paltrow, Madonna, Kenny Scharf, Russell Brand, Chris Martin, Willem Dafoe & Mike D. Together with Deepak Chopra he runs the Urban Yogis project that brings yoga and meditation to young adults and youth in disadvantaged and at-risk-to-violence communities in NYC. He has published several books on Pattabhi Jois and Ashtanga Yoga, including a translation of Pattabhi Jois's 1960 treatise, Yoga Mala. He continues to study with Pattabhi Jois's grandson and successor, R. Sharath Jois.
JAY SHETTY is an award winning motivational vlogger with over 15 million online views. He speaks at EY, Bank of England, Accenture and Nasdaq about finding purpose and the importance of pressing the pause button in life. He is a featured contributor to The Harvard Business Review, and a personal branding coach for 150+ executives globally. He has also lived as a monk for 3 years across India and Europe, and during that period served on several philanthropic projects and studied eastern philosophy. He was rewarded for Target Jobs and the Guardian Rising Star Awards accolades.
SHARON RICHTER is a Registered Dietitian with a private nutrition practice in NYC. She is also a contributor to various media outlets including The Today Show, Dr. Oz, Queer Eye, FoxNews, CNN, NBC, NY1, Dr. Steve Show, Neutrogena Online, Living, Today on Martha Stewart Radio, and The Good Life Show. Sharon has worked with Dr Howard Shapiro, the Challenged Athletes Foundation and also sits on the board for Wellness in the Schools, Healthination, Sports For Youth and Fitist. She has been sited in: Oprah Magazine, Health, Women’s Health, Shape, Fitness, Cosmopolitan, Golf, Men’s Vogue, Seventeen, Kiwi, Runners World, and The NY Post, Shape.com, iVillage, livestrong and ESPN. As a lecturer, Sharon has spoken for McDonalds, Nike Running Club, Kiehls, Booty Camp and Team Lipstick. An active athlete, she has also completed two New York City marathons, participated in a 100-mile and other charity spin events, and is a consultant for restaurants and nutritional products. Sharon holds both Masters and Bachelors of Science degrees in Clinical Nutrition from New York University.
MATTHEW BISHOP (The Economist) is an award-winning journalist. His roles at The Economist have included Business Editor, Wall Street Editor, Globalization Editor and New York Bureau Chief. He is the author of several books, including Philanthrocapitalism: How Giving Can Save the World (described as “important” by President Bill Clinton); The Road From Ruin, which set out an agenda for the reform of capitalism after the 2008 crash; In Gold We Trust? The Future of Money In An Age Of Uncertainty which told the history of money through to the emergence of digital currencies such as Bitcoin, and his Economics: An A-Z Guide which explains the basics of economics for non-experts, is just out. He was a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Global Governance, the Official Report author of the G8 Taskforce on Social Impact Investment and a member of the Advisors Group of the UN International Year of Microcredit. He co-founded and advises the #givingtuesday campaign and the Social Progress Index.
DENNIS WHITE - ORIGINAL MUSIC - DENNIS WHITE aka STATIC REVENGER - From an early start in the Detroit Underground, Dennis enjoys international acclaim as a Grammy Award winning Music Producer. His work includes numerous Platinum selling dance hits for artists incl. Swedish House Mafia, DEV, Madonna, Shakira, Lady Antebellum ..and Fatboy Slim nominated his work top 10 Dance Tracks of the Decade. YouTube confirmed that Static Revenger music had more than 65 million views.
THOMAS JOHN s a psychic in high demand with influencers around the globe. He is the author of Never Argue with a Dead Person: True and Unbelievable Stories from the Other Side, and host of A Night with Spirit and Dinner with the Dead. He has made innumerable accurate psychic predictions about celebrities, medical breakthroughs, political events, and natural disasters. Thomas graduated with a degree in Psychology and Human Development, with departmental honors, at the University of Chicago. He was also the lead research assistant on studies related to psychopathology and personality, and authored 3 peer-reviewed publications at Yale University and The University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He has been featured in New York Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Post, GQ, Maxim, OK! Magazine, The Hollywood Reporter, and Life and Style Weekly, along with broadcast appearances on Dr. Phil and Entertainment Tonight.
SCOTT NOPPE-BRANDON is an internationally known speaker, author & consultant on the critical role of imagination, creativity & innovation in commerce, culture & education. He is the co-author of Imagination First (top 1% business books by EBSCO and SUCCESS); active blogger; serves on several education, science and media boards; Senior Advisor to the Council on Competitiveness; and Author and Columnist of numerous books, chapters and essays. Scott was also the Executive Director of Lincoln Center Institute (LCI) for over 20 years, where he founded the Imagination Conversation series, forums of thought leaders, networked via social media to millions worldwide.
DR. IVA FATTORINI is the founder of Artocene. She is also a Founding Chair of the Cleveland Clinic Arts and Medicine Institute, the largest and most comprehensive arts and health hospital program in the USA. She also set up the Arts and Medicine culture at the Cleveland Clinic in Abu Dhabi. She is speaking and presenting to both arts and healthcare audience such as: Aspen Ideas Festival, Kennedy Center for the Arts, Istanbul Art Fair, Abu Dhabi Art, Kochi Muziris Biennale, Ernakulam General Hospital (Kerala, India), Salzburg Music Festival, Arts Policy Roundtable by Americans for the Arts in Sundance, National Endowment for the Arts, Said Business school Oxford University and many others. Iva also founded the first laser center of its kind in Croatia and Southeast Europe, she won the Cleveland Clinic’s Innovator’s award and was on a steering committee of Empathy and Innovation/Patient experience summit.
KEN KOBAYASHI has been a successful healing professional for over 50 years. He runs the Honzokaku Natural Remedies Center. Honzokaku Natural Remedies Center originally started out as Kasuga Honzokaku, a holistic healing clinic incorporated by his family, in March 1610, in Niigata prefecture in Japan. Then in 1900, combined with modern Western medicine, it was renamed as Honzokaku Natural Remedies Center. In 1979, Ken, the successor and the master healer, opened his office in New York City. The combination of medical knowledge of the east and the west has helped cure various illnesses and Ken has written multiple books on the family tradition of healing.