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Speaker Information & Biographies

Rick Bartoldus
Rick Bartoldus

Evidence and Action Officer, International Rescue Committee

Dr. Giulio Boccaletti
Dr. Giulio Boccaletti

Chief Strategy Officer, Global Managing Director - Water, The Nature Conservancy

Ann Mei Chang
Ann Mei Chang

Former Chief Innovation Officer and Executive Director, U.S. Global Development Lab, USAID

Dr. Fabrice DeClerck
Dr. Fabrice DeClerck

Science Director, EAT Foundation

Fred Dust
Fred Dust

Partner and Global Managing Director, IDEO

Charlotte Ersbøll
Charlotte Ersbøll

Senior Advisor, United Nations Global Compact

Dr. Jessica Fanzo
Dr. Jessica Fanzo

Distinguished Associate Professor of Global Food & Agricultural Policy and Ethics, School of Advanced International Studies and Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins University

Dr. Tadele Ferede
Dr. Tadele Ferede

Professor of Applied Economics & Associate Dean, Addis Ababa University, College of Business and Economics

Dr. David Fleming
Dr. David Fleming

Vice President, Public Health, PATH

Dr. Gillian Galford
Dr. Gillian Galford

Research Assistant Professor, Environmental Sciences, University of Vermont

Dr. Louise Glew
Dr. Louise Glew

Lead Scientist Monitoring and Evaluation, World Wildlife Fund (WWF)

Sir Andrew Haines
Sir Andrew Haines

Editorial Advisory Board, The Lancet, Planetary Health

Carina Hirsch
Carina Hirsch

Advocacy & Projects Manager, Population and Sustainability Network

Dr. Cindy Huang
Dr. Cindy Huang

Senior Policy Fellow, Center for Global Development

Jennifer Kane
Jennifer Kane

Biodiversity & Natural Resources Specialist, US Agency for International Development

Katharine Kreis
Katharine Kreis

Director of Strategic Initiatives, International Development, International Program Management, PATH

Dr. Tamara Lotfi
Dr. Tamara Lotfi

Secretariat Coordinator, Global Evidence Synthesis Initiative, American University of Beirut

Dr. Georgina Mace CBE
Dr. Georgina Mace CBE

Professor of Biodiversity and Ecosystems, Head of the Center for Biodiversity and Environment Research, University College London

Dr. Yuta Masuda
Dr. Yuta Masuda

Social Scientist, Office of the Chief Scientist, The Nature Conservancy

Clare Matterson CBE
Clare Matterson CBE

Vice President, EAT Foundation

Dr. Nate Matthews
Dr. Nate Matthews

Program Director, Global Resilience Partnership

Barbara Merz
Barbara Merz

Global Campaign Director, The Nature Conservancy

Sarah Molton
Sarah Molton

Strategic Partnership Manager, Wellcome Trust

Dr. Celeste Naude
Dr. Celeste Naude

Co-Director of Cochrane Nutrition, Senior Researcher & Registered Dietitian at Center for Evidence-based Health Care, Faculty of Medicine and Health, Stellenbosch University

Dr. Lydia Olander
Dr. Lydia Olander

Director, Ecosystem Services Program, Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, Duke University

Kristen P. Patterson
Kristen P. Patterson

Program Director of People, Health, Planet, Population Reference Bureau

Tricia Petruney
Tricia Petruney

Technical Advisor for Integrated Development, fhi360

Dr. Carmel Pollino
Dr. Carmel Pollino

Principal Research Scientist, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

Tim Profeta
Tim Profeta

Director, Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, Duke University

Dr. Julie Rajaratnam
Dr. Julie Rajaratnam

Director of Monitoring and Evaluation and the Office of Scientific Affairs, PATH

Dr. Nicola Randall
Dr. Nicola Randall

Principal Lecturer, Harper Adams University

Dr. Belinda Reyers
Dr. Belinda Reyers

Director, Guidance for Resilience in the Anthropocene: Investments for Development (GRAID)

Dr. Claudia Ringler
Dr. Claudia Ringler

Deputy Division Director, Environment and Production Technology Division, International Food Policy Research Institute

Dr. Jolyne Sanjak
Dr. Jolyne Sanjak

Chief Program Officer, Landesa

Dr. Rebecca Shaw
Dr. Rebecca Shaw

Chief Scientist and Senior Vice President, World Wildlife Fund (WWF)

Smita Singh
Smita Singh

Board Member, Oxfam America, Revenue Watch Institute, and the Center for Global Development

Birte Snilstveit
Birte Snilstveit

Senior Evaluation Specialist, 3ie Synthesis and Reviews Office

Adriana Soto
Adriana Soto

Director of the Northern Andes and South Central American Conservation Program, The Nature Conservancy

Dr. William Sutherland
Dr. William Sutherland

Professor of Conservation Biology, University of Cambridge

Dr. Heather Tallis
Dr. Heather Tallis

Global Managing Director and Lead Scientist for Strategy Innovation, The Nature Conservancy

Mark Tercek
Mark Tercek

President and CEO, The Nature Conservancy

Josh Tewksbury
Josh Tewksbury

Director of the Colorado Global Hub, Future Earth

Alex Thier
Alex Thier

Executive Director, Overseas Development Institute

Roger Thurow
Roger Thurow

Senior Fellow, Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Marion Verles
Marion Verles

CEO, Gold Standard

Dr. David Wilkie
Dr. David Wilkie

Executive Director, Conservation Measures and Communities, Wildlife Conservation Society

Dr. Wei Zhang
Dr. Wei Zhang

Research Fellow, IFPRI, Environment and Production Technology Division (EPTD)