LA18 lineup

A glance at our upcoming lineup
To include 100 talks, 40 performances, 65 wellness sessions, 16 chefs

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Al Gore
Former Vice President of the United States Chairman, Climate Reality Project
Tarana Burke
Creator of the MeToo movement Sr. Director, Girls for Gender Equity
Martine Rothblatt
Creator, SiriusXM Chairwoman & CEO, United Therapeutics
Howard Schultz
Founder and former CEO, Starbucks
Morgan DeBaun
Founder and CEO, Blavity Leading Media Firm for Black Millennials
Ram Dass
Author, "Be Here Now" Legendary Pioneer in Mindfulness, Spirituality, and Psychedelics
Aileen Lee
Founder and Partner, Cowboy Ventures 2018 Midas List
Ray Kurzweil
Inventor, Author, Futurist
Grammy Award-Winning Producer, DJ, and Musician
John Zimmer
Co-founder, Lyft
Tina Tchen
Co-founder, Time's Up Legal Defense Fund Former Chief of Staff to Michelle Obama
Brian Armstrong
Co-founder and CEO, Coinbase World's Largest Cryptocurrency Exchange
Neri Oxman
Architect, Designer, Engineer, Inventor
Black Coffee
DJ, Producer
Peter Diamandis
Founder, X Prize Foundation
Guy Laliberté
Founder, Cirque du Soleil, One Drop Foundation, and Lune Rouge
Bob Weir
Founding Member, The Grateful Dead
Jenny Holzer
Contributing Artist
RZA (of Wu-Tang Clan)
Rapper, Producer, Musician, Actor, Filmmaker and Author
David Rubenstein
Co-founder, The Carlyle Group One of the World's Largest Private Equity Firms
Dolores Huerta
Civil Rights Activist Co-founder, United Farm Workers
Electronic-Funk Duo
Ivy Ross
VP and Head of Design for all Google Hardware Products
José Andrés
Chef and Owner, ThinkFoodGroup Founder, World Central Kitchen
Kathryn Budig
Yoga Teacher and Author Founder, Aim True Yoga
Marian Hill
Electronic Duo
Chris Voss
CEO, Black Swan Group Ltd Former FBI Lead International Kidnapping Negotiator
Wim Hof
"The Iceman"
Anthony Romero
Executive Director, ACLU Premier Defender of Civil Rights in the U.S.
Jack Kornfield
Author and Buddhist Practitioner One of the key teachers to introduce Buddhist mindfulness practice to the West
Troy Carter
Global Head of Creator Services, Spotify Founder and CEO, Atom Factory
Beth Comstock
Former CMO and Vice Chair, GE
Adam Bierman
Co-founder and CEO, MedMen
Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Director, African and African American Research at Harvard University
Karen Berg
Founder, Kabbalah Centre International Author, "Simple Light: Wisdom from a Woman’s Heart"
Amy Sherald
Painter Obama Portraitist
Electronic Duo
Governor John Hickenlooper
Governor of Colorado
Lee Fields & The Expressions
Soul Band
Shiva Rea
Founder, Pranavinyasa Founder, Global School for Living Yoga
Janice Bryant Howroyd
Founder and CEO, The Act •1 Group First African-American Woman with a $1bn Business
Booka Shade
Live Electronic
Faith Hunter
Founder, Spiritually Fly Global Yoga and Meditation Instructor
Ari Shaffir
Andrew Yang
Founder, Venture for America 2020 Presidential Candidate
M. Sanjayan
CEO, Conservation International
Dr. Harvey Karp
Creator, SNOO Author, "Happiest Baby on the Block"
Rebecca Walker
Writer, Producer One of the prominent voices of Third Wave Feminism
Dean Kamen
President, DEKA Research and Development Legendary Inventor, a Modern-Day Edison
Jared Diamond
Author, "Guns, Germs and Steel" Geographer and Biologist
JD Vance
Author, "Hillbilly Elegy" Bestselling Author and Venture Capitalist
Chances With Wolves
DJ Duo
Desert Sound Colony
Leon Ford
Community Organizer and Survivor of Police Brutality
Mike Novogratz
CEO, Galaxy Investment Partners
Yves Behar
Founder and Principal Designer, Fuseproject Renowned Industrial Designer
Rachel Thomas
Co-founder and President, LeanIn.Org Leading Women's Empowerment Organization
Steve Case
Co-founder, America Online Co-founder, Revolution Ventures
Esther Perel
Relationship Therapist Bestselling Author
Jim Pallotta
Co-owner, Boston Celtics & A.S. Roma Founder, Raptor Group
Founder of O&O Academy, a philosophy and meditation school for transformation of consciousness
DJ, Producer
The Crossrhodes
R&B Duo
Annie Lowrey
Contributing Editor, The Atlantic
Anand Giridharadas
Author, "Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World"
Black Motion
DJ Duo
Dr. Dan Siegel
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, UCLA School of Medicine Executive Director, Mindsight Institute
Feathered Sun
Rich Roll
Athlete and Author Named one of the world's twenty-five fittest men by Men's Fitness
Janine Benyus
Co-founder, Biomimicry 3.8 and the Biomimicry Institute
Marc Hodosh
Co-creator, TEDMED
DJs, Producers
Arthur Baker and Rockers Revenge
angel Kyodo Williams
Writer and Ordained Zen Priest Author, "Being Black: Zen and the Art of Living with Fearlessness and Grace"
Lauren Lane
DJ, Producer
Yorelis Apolinario
Movement Artist