July 10th - 13th • Westin LAX Hotel
5400 W Century Blvd in Los Angeles, CA

LAST YEAR'S SPEAKERS

The Animal Rights National Conference features more than 80 speakers from dozens of organizations across the world, representing different experiences and paths to animal liberation.

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Below is the list of last year's presenters. Stay tuned for AR2014 presenters!
 

Aysha Akhtar - author, Animals and Public Health
Vandhana Bala - Mercy For Animals
Jonathan Balcombe - author, The Inner Lives of Animals
Anthony Bellotti - White Coat Waste Project
Baruch Ben-Yehuda - Eat the Cure
Jaya Bhumitra - Compassion Over Killing
Sarahjane Blum - Support Vegans in the Prison System
Heidi Boghosian - National Lawyers Guild
Hope Bohanec - author, The Ultimate Betrayal
Jenny Brown - Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary
Michael Budkie - Stop Animal Exploitation Now!
Karen Budkie - Stop Animal Exploitation Now!
Jon Camp - Vegan Outreach
Katie Cantrell - Factory Farming Awareness Coalition
Liqin Cao - United Poultry Concerns
David Coman-Hidy - The Humane League
Nick Cooney - Farm Sanctuary
Charlotte Cressey - Vegan Wellness
Saurabh Dalal - International Vegetarian Union
Elizabeth DeCoux - Florida Coastal School of Law
Anne Dinshah - author, Dating Vegans
Kim Dreher - VegFund
Janet Enoch - SHARK
Debra Erenberg - animal rights & political activist
Alex Felsinger - Farm Animal Rights Movement
Mary Finelli - Fish Feel
Gary Francione - Abolitionist Approach
Lester Friedlander - Wild for Life Foundation
Jerry Friedman - animal activist, author and lawyer
Bruce Friedrich - Farm Sanctuary
Eddie Garza - Mercy For Animals
Noel-Teru Gibson - nonprofit consultant
Caryn Ginsberg - author, "Animal Impact"
Will Gomaa - Alley Cat Allies
Michael Greger - NutritionFacts.org
George Guimaraes - VEDDAS (Brazil)
Scotlund Haisley - Animal Rescue Corps
Susan Hartland - Sea Shepherd Conservation Society
Wenonah Hauter - Food and Water Watch
Anja Heister - In Defense of Animals
Elaine Hendrix - actress & animal activist
Alex Hershaft - Farm Animal Rights Movement
Amanda Hitt - Government Accountability Project
Colleen Holland - Veg News Magazine
Elizabeth Holtz - Alley Cat Allies
Seba Johnson - vegan Olympic skier
pattrice jones - VINE Sanctuary
Melanie Joy - author, "Why Love Dogs, Eat Pigs..."
Myq Kaplan - vegan stand-up comedian
Lisa Kemmerer - author, Sister Species
Keegan Kuhn - Animal Place & First Spark Media
Greg Lawson - Vegetarian Society of El Paso
Cheryl Leahy - Compassion Over Killing
Carrie LeBlanc - Mercy For Animals
Tobias Leenaert - Ethical Vegetarian Alternative
Leigh-Chantelle - Viva La Vegan (Australia)
Jeff Light - National Lawyers Guild
Pei-Cen Lin - nonprofit consultant
Michael Macleod-Ball - American Civil Liberties Union
Demosthenes Maratos - Sustainability Institute at Molloy College
Nora Constance Marino - attorney and political activist
Liz Marshall - director, The Ghosts in Our Machine
Jo-Anne McArthur - We Animals
Rachel McCrystal - Best Friends Animal Society
Shirley McGreal - Int'l Primate Protection League
Rachel Meeropol - Center for Constitutional Rights
Erica Meier - Compassion Over Killing
Carolyn Merino-Mullin - National Museum of Animals & Society
Nicole Meyer - In Defense of Animals
Pulin Modi - Change.org
Dawn Moncrief - A Well-Fed World
Victoria Moran - author, "Main Street Vegan"
John Morlino - The Essence of True Humanity Is Compassion
Peter Muller - League of Humane Voters
Sharon Núñez - Animal Equality
Adam Orand - VegFund
Norm Phelps - author, "Changing the Game"
Will Potter - Green Is the New Red
Natalie Prosin - Nonhuman Rights Project
Daniel Redwood - vegan musician
Matt Rice - Mercy For Animals
Jen Riley - Farm Animal Rights Movement
Marla Rose - Chicago Vegan Family Network
Nathan Runkle - Mercy For Animals
Harish Sethu - Counting Animals
Paul Shapiro - Humane Society of the US
Ryan Shapiro - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Brenda Shoss - Kinship Circle
Dave Simon - author, Meatonomics
Victor Sjodin - Vegan Outreach
Lee Slonimsky - Ocean Partners LP
Doll Stanley - In Defense of Animals
Andy Stepanian - Sparrow Media Project
Veda Stram - All-Creatures.org
Sharon Strong - Int'l Primate Protection League
Shawn Sweeney - Institute for Humane Education
Will Tuttle - author, "World Peace Diet"
Anne Marie Vastano - Alley Cat Allies
Shawn Vougeot - Sing for Animals
Michael Webermann - Farm Animal Rights Movement
Odette Wilkens - Equal Justice Alliance
Yossi Wolfson - Let Animals Live (Israel)
Peter Young - Animal Liberation Frontline
Bruce Zeman - In Defense of Animals
Sebastian Zösch - German Vegetarian Association