Speakers for 2018

‘The most interesting and innovative experimental psychologist in the world today’, UK

Inspiring Buddhist nun and founder, Liberation Prison Project, USA

Inspiring medical doctor and employee wellbeing expert, UK

‘Miracle man’ who survived a near-death experience and then raised millions of dollars for a children’s hospital, UK

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

Australian of the Year 2015 and domestic violence campaigner

Survivor of the London terrorist bombings in 2005 and thought-provoking advocate for peace

Celebrated chef and TV personality

Distinguished broadcaster and sustainable food advocate

World authority on AI and Social Robotics

Innovator in applied behaviour change and health

Former Royal Navy Aircrew Officer, leading exercise physiologist and nutritionist

Thought leader in the neuroscience of human connection

Inspirational mental health advocate

Dynamic trainer in the practical application of positive psychology

One of Australia’s leading thinkers on educational issues

Woolwonga, Gurindji (NT) Australian First Nations People cultural and wellbeing advocate

Personal transformation and peak performance expert

Passionate leader in the field of positive education

Much loved journalist, facilitator and social justice advocate


One of Australia’s most respected relationships researchers and authors

Inspiring two-time cancer survivor and award winning coach

One of a kind environmental educator and wildlife naturalist

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

Expert professional organiser and Interior Architect

Behavior change expert and former Australian Comic of the Year

Award winning social entrepreneur and humanist