Expert Participants

Damien Hooper-Campbell

Damien Hooper-Campbell is the first Chief Diversity Officer at Zoom. Previously, Damien was a Vice President at eBay where he served as the company’s first Chief Diversity Officer. In this role, he led the design and implementation of eBay’s global strategy for embedding diversity and inclusion across its workforce, workplace, and marketplace. He also led Read More…

Linda Akutagawa

Linda Akutagawa is President and CEO of LEAP (Leadership Education for Asian Pacifics), where she is responsible for LEAP’s strategic direction, sustainability, relationships and collaborations. A passionate social entrepreneur for over 25 years and beneficiary of LEAP’s leadership programming, Ms. Akutagawa is an advocate for diversity and believer in the value and urgent need for Read More…

Ed Yong

Ed Yong is a staff writer at The Atlantic, where he covers science.

Guillermo Arduino

Guillermo Arduino is a CNN Anchor and Correspondent for the CNN Networks based at the CNN Center in Atlanta. Guillermo is the anchor for CNN en Español’s daily afternoon show Encuentro. He is also the host of Clix, the network’s technology program, winner of a 2014 Daytime Emmy for outstanding entertainment show in Spanish. Before Read More…

Patricia Sabga

Patricia Sabga is a Correspondent covering Economics and Global Affairs at Al Jazeera America. A veteran business journalist and war correspondent, she covered the World Trade Center attacks from Ground Zero on September 11, 2001 and has reported from hostile environments around the globe including Iraq and Afghanistan. Patricia co-authored the bestseller The Circuit exposing malpractice Read More…

Michelle Bachelet

On September 1, 2018 Michelle Bachelet assumed her functions as the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.  The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights was established in 1993 and Ms. Bachelet is the seventh Commissioner. Ms. Bachelet was elected President of Chile on two occasions (2006 – 2010 and 2014 – 2018). Read More…

Ngozi Ezike

Ngozi Ezike is acting director of the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH). Dr. Ezike is a board-certified internist and pediatrician who comes to IDPH from the Cook County Department of Public Health (CCDPH), where she served for more than 15 years. She also was medical director at the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center. Read More…

Barbara Ferrer

Dr. Barbara Ferrer is a nationally-known public health leader with over 30 years of professional experience as a philanthropic strategist, public health director, educational leader, researcher, and community advocate. Currently, Barbara Ferrer leads the Los Angles County Department of Public Health. Public Health protects and promotes health and prevents disease among LA County’s more than Read More…

Kirsty Graham

Kirsty Graham is the Chief Executive Officer of the Global Public Affairs practice at Edelman and sits on Edelman’s Global Operating Committee. Kirsty brings over 25 years of public affairs experience to Edelman, where she leads a diverse team of over 275 public affairs professionals across Edelman’s global network. Together with her team, Kirsty is Read More…

Deirdre Bosa

Deidre Bosa re-joined CNBC in October 2016 as a technology reporter based at the network’s San Francisco bureau. Previously, Deidre was a frequent television and online contributor at CNBC, reporting out of Vancouver, Canada. Deidre joined Cnbc in 2012 covering London and Singapore. She has co-anchored morning shows including “Squawk Box Asia,” “Squawk Box Europe,” and “Worldwide Exchange.”  Bosa has reported on events including the World Economic Read More…