Speakers Confirmed for 2018

International Speakers

Nobel Peace Laureate and revered spiritual leader

Acclaimed neuroscientist named one of Time’s 100 most influential people in the world, USA

Former Google Jolly Good Fellow and international best-selling author, USA

Renowned cosmologist and best-selling science author, USA

One of the world’s most influential psychologists, Australia & USA

Pioneering researcher into self-compassion, USA

International expert in mindful leadership, USA & Denmark

Global traveller and collector of moments of happiness, Netherlands

Local Speakers

World authority on AI and Social Robotics

Australian of the Year 2015 and domestic violence campaigner

Innovator in applied behaviour change and health

Celebrated chef and TV personality

Former Royal Navy Aircrew Officer, leading exercise physiologist and nutritionist

Distinguished broadcaster and sustainable food advocate

Thought leader in the neuroscience of human connection

One of Australia’s leading thinkers on educational issues

Inspirational mental health advocate

Dynamic trainer in the practical application of positive psychology

Leading safe alcohol use campaigner and former Qld Young Australian of the Year

Inspiring two-time cancer survivor and award winning coach

Personal transformation and peak performance expert

Passionate leader in the field of positive education

Behavior change expert and former Australian Comic of the Year

Award winning social entrepreneur and humanist