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World Values Day
Valuesthon

A rolling all-day online festival of values spanning Australasia, India, Africa, Europe and America

Celebrating UK Society At Its Best     

14th October
18.00 – 19.30 

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Description

Looking at how the lockdown brought out the best (and worst) in us this year, and drawing some conclusions about the kind of society we want to live in, with UK Values Alliance.
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Moderators and Speakers

Alan Williams
Neil Tomalin
Charles Fowler
Liz Murphy

What Values Create Resilience in the New World of Work? (Ignite)    

14th October
22.30 – 23.30

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Description

Rachael Bryant leads an exploration of the values that enhance resilience – for ourselves, our teams, leaders and organisations, organised by Ignite People Strategies in collaboration with Resilience.TV.

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Moderators and Speakers

Rachael Bryant

What Values Create Resilience in the New World of Work? (NZ)

15th October
00.00 – 01.00

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Robin Wilson leads an exploration of the values that enhance resilience – for ourselves, our teams, leaders and organisations, organised by Workplace Wellness in collaboration with Resilience.TV.
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Moderators and Speakers

Robin Wilson

What Values Create Resilience in the New World of Work?

15th October
00.30 – 01.30

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Kathryn McEwan leads an exploration of the values that enhance resilience – for ourselves, our teams, leaders and organisations, with Resilience.TV. What values will leaders need?  What values can guide us all?
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Moderators and Speakers

Kathryn McEwan

What Values Create Resilience in the New World of Work? (SA)    

15th October
08.00 – 09.00 

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Vivienne St John Robb leads an exploration of the values that enhance resilience – for ourselves, our teams, leaders and organisations, in collaboration with Resilience.TV.
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Moderators and Speakers

Vivienne St John Robb

Daily Meditation   

15th October
08.30 – 08.35 

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Description

Shamash Alidina is leading a 5 minute livestream reflection every day in October including World Values Day itself, focussing on a different value each day. The value on 15th October will be “Action”.
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Moderators and Speakers

Shamash Alidina

Embodied Values Practice   

15th October
08.30 – 09.30 

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Description

Uses a combination of dynamic relaxation, breathing and visualisation to explore one of your life values and how you can live it more fully in your daily life. With the Sophrology Academy.
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Moderators and Speakers

Liz Murphy

The Hero Within    

15th October
09.30 – 13.00 

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Description

Reflective exploration of the resources we already have at our disposal which will help us shape ourselves and our future. Organised by Brahma Kumaris and UK Values Alliance.
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Moderators and Speakers

John McConnel
Georgeanne Lamont
Charles Fowler
Nina Buchanan
Samantha Fraser
Jayanti Kirpalani

How to introduce values to children during a pandemic (Part 1)

15th October
10.00 – 10.30

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Description

The pandemic has shifted everyone’s needs and made us consider what we really ‘value.’ Let’s explain values to our children and how ‘values literacy’ supports their well-being. With Marmalade+Kindness
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Moderators and Speakers

Ada Velonis
Melanie Weeks

Bringing Values to Life in Organisations and Systems

15th October
10.00 – 12.00

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Explore how to bring values to life in organisations and systems with four thought-leaders in the area of Values-based leadership. With Flyntrok Consulting.

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Moderators and Speakers

Dr Mary Gentile
Dr Neil Hawkes
Peter Wiltshire
Kavi Arasu
Stephen Berkeley (host)

Honesty, Service, Freedom: Three values to help us rise above the fray of the pandemic

15th October
11.00 – 11.30

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Description

The epidemic calls each of us to be true to Values that are globally oriented. Annette Ebbinghaus will guide us through a Sophrology practice that will put us in touch with the values of Honesty, Service and Freedom – values to help us rise above the fray of the pandemic.
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Moderators and Speakers

Annette Ebbinghaus

Values, Conflict & Resilience in a Changing World

15th October
11.00 – 12.00

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Alison Love leads an exploration of the values that enhance resilience – for ourselves, our teams, leaders and organisations, organised by Resolution at Work in collaboration with Resilience.TV.
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Moderators and Speakers

Alison Love 

Values in Action

15th October
11.00 – 12.30

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A distinguished panel of Indian and international speakers will be looking at how we are putting values into action in India and the world. With Srei Foundation.
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Moderators and Speakers

Alan Williams
Dr HP Kanoria
Fr Laurence Freeman
Prof. John Drew
Pravrajika Divyanandaprana
Dr Rahul Varma

Celebrating Values in Action – Conversation with Sri Santosh Hegde, former Indian Supreme Court Judge

15th October
12.30 – 13.45

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Description

Santosh Hegde stood up courageously to the political system and stuck to his values, personifying honesty, loyalty and commitment. He stood by his principles to make the most of the power and responsibilities reposed in him. Join this conversation.
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Moderators and Speakers

Sri Santosh Hedge
Mayank Solanki

Values in Action

15th October
13.00 – 15.00

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A discussion about values in action during the pandemic with the Values Academy of Sweden. The event will take place both physically in Stockholm and online.
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Moderators and Speakers

Pirjo Unnerstad
Patrik Andersson
Thomas Ekbom

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tsekbom@gmail.com

After Covid-19 – The Compassionate Manager

15th October
14.00 – 14.40

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Women’s leadership coach and mentor Penny de Valk hosts this workshop, exploring whether management has become more compassionate as a result of Covid-19.
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Moderators and Speakers

Penny De Valk

Afternoon Tea with Alan Williams – Values in Action

15th October
14.00 – 15.00

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Values dialogue on how the challenges of the past months have brought out the best (and sometimes the worst) of UK society. Bring your personal stories, or stories that have stayed with you, to identify characteristics that show UK society at its best.
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Moderators and Speakers

Alan Williams

Interview with Susan Verde, NY Times Best Selling Author: Exploring values through stories

15th October
15.00 – 15.30

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Description

Interview with Susan Verde, NY Times Best Selling Author, Yoga and Mindfulness Teacher on the power of storytelling to teach children values.
Her new book, I am One: A Book of Action, encourages us to start something beautiful.
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Moderators and Speakers

Ada Velonis
Susan Verde

Arts and Values – Community Resilience
– Panel Discussion

15th October
15.00 – 16.15

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Description

A panel of very special Art Education pioneers share how they are working around the world to bring change and hope through the arts. “The arts, it has been said, cannot change the world, but they may change human beings who might change the world.”
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Moderators and Speakers

Dr. Max Frieder
Dr Judith Burton
Holly Fairbank
Dr. Courtney Weida
Dan Welden
Nestor Madalengoitia
Richard Jochum (moderator)

Working Out Loud

15th October
15.00 – 16.30

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A values-based way to reach your goal, develop a skill, or explore a new topic. Instead of networking to get something, you invest in sustaining and productive relationships, with Working Out Loud Further information on event.

Moderators and Speakers

Fiona Michaux
Sebnem Maier
Daniella Cunha Teichert

What Values Create Resilience in the New World of Work? (UK)

15th October
16.00 – 17.00

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Chandima Dutton and Steve Playford of WWR Consortium lead an exploration of the values that enhance resilience – for ourselves, our teams, leaders and organisations, in collaboration with Resilience.TV.
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Moderators and Speakers

Chandima Dutton
Steve Playford

Values to Action Sophrology Practice

15th October
16.00 – 17.00

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Join this sophrology practice which uses a combination of dynamic relaxation, breathing and visualization to explore one of your personal core values and how you can live it more fully in your daily life.

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Moderators and Speakers

Agat Hergelian

Heart Focussed Meditation – Heart Values into Heart Actions

15th October
17.00 – 17.25

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Heart focussed meditation hosted by HeartMath. When we connect deeply with our hearts, our real authentic values flow with ease into our awareness. This meditation and reflection will help you connect with the values at the heart of who you really are and create and commit to a plan for action.
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Moderators and Speakers

Gavin Andrews

Ethics of ESG Investing

15th October
17.00 – 18.00

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Inquiry into the current boom in ESG investing, hosted by Seven Pillars Institute for Global Finance and Ethics. Investors need to know the shortcomings of some of these funds 
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Moderators and Speakers

Dr Kara Tan Bhala
Chris Richey
Ruth Steinholtz
Josina Kamerling

World Values Day Knowledge Café

15th October
17.00 – 19.00

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Many values can be expressed in conversation. Most of us hold these values but do we lose track of them when talking to others, and is that why our conversations sometimes don’t go so well? With Gurteen Knowledge
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Moderators and Speakers

David Gurteen

How to introduce values to children during a pandemic – let’s get baking! (Part 2)

15th October
18.00 – 18.30

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Description

Make a ‘fanouropita’ (traditional Greek cake) and discover how by cooking with children we can explore values, diversity, inclusion and nutrition, while creating meaning, confidence and achievement. With Marmalade+Kindness and Ati Nutrition
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Moderators and Speakers

Ada Velonis
Ati Farmani

 

World Values Day Special Online Symposium

15th October
18.00 – 20.00

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Join this special event hosted by Transparency Task Force if you suspect that much of the financial services sector has lost its sense of purpose, integrity and values. It will shine a bright light on the importance of remembering why we do what we do, and how we should go about doing it.
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Moderators and Speakers

Andy Agathangelou
Peter Neville Lewis
Andy Aitkenhead
Prof Rory Ridley-Duff
Dr Jason Hsu
Prabhu Guptara

 

Turning the Tide

15th October
19.00 – 20.30

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Three outstanding pioneers in education and the art of positive living speak on how to create lasting positive change in society at a time of fear and insecurity. With Brahma Kumaris and UK Values Alliance
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Moderators and Speakers

Andria Zafirakou MBE
Sir Anthony Seldon,
Jayanti Kirpalani
Nina Buchanan

The Wisdom of Hardship: Living our Values with Compassion and Kindness during Challenging Times

15th October
19.00 – 21.00

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Explore how values can overcome hardships and personal struggles. Hear the story of how Steven Baker survived personal hardship as a war crime investigator by trusting his core values.
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Moderators and Speakers

Stephen Baker

Resilience Values in the New Normal of the Workplace

15th October
23.00 – 24.00

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Sara Mulholland leads an exploration of the values that enhance resilience – for ourselves, our teams, leaders and organisations, I collaboration with Resilience.TV. What values will leaders need? What values can guide us all?
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Moderators and Speakers

Sara Mulholland
Dr Anne McNamara

Values, Resilience and Leadership in the New World of Work (Canada)

16th October
00.00 – 01.30

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Delaney Tosh and Nancy Chenier lead an exploration of the values that enhance resilience – for ourselves, our teams, leaders and organisations – organised in collaboration with Resilience.TV. What values will leaders need? What values can guide us all?
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Moderators and Speakers

Delaney Tosh
Nancy Chenier

Values-based Education (Virtual) International Conference 2020
‘Values in Action – Towards a New Education’

16th October
09.00 – 15.45

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Live stream through Twitter and YouTube but registration still needed.

Description

Annual conference bringing the Values-based Education community together to celebrate and share excellent values-based practice in schools around the world. Never has the need been greater for education to be explicitly and authentically underpinned by positive human values. Come to keynotes, micro-presentations and panel sessions in the morning, and choose from a wide range of practical and inspiring workshops in the afternoon.
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Moderators and Speakers

Dr Neil Hawkes
Prof Mick Waters
Bridget Knight

and many more.

 

 

Valuesthon 2020 Speakers and Moderators

 

ANDY AGATHANGELOU FTTF FRSA is the Founder of Transparency Task Force; he is Governor, Pensions Policy Institute; Chair of the Secretariat Committee for the All Party Parliamentary Group on Pension Scams; former Founding Chair, Friends of Automatic Enrolment; former Founding Chair, Association of Member Nominated Trustees https://www.linkedin.com/in/andy-agathangelou-02953113

Andy will be speaking at Transparency Task Force’s World Values Day Special Online Symposium on Thursday 15th October from 18.00 to 20.00 BST (UTC/GMT+1). Click here for information on the event. Click here to register.

 

ANDY AITKENHEAD, Partner at Axxelate, has worked in financial services for 40 years, initially trading credit, then over the last 20 years he has been innovative in the use of collaborative techniques to build high performing teams in the context of rapid change. By building capability and capacity in the teams he has worked with, he has enabled enduring change. https://www.linkedin.com/in/andyaitkenhead/


Andy will be speaking at Transparency Task Force’s World Values Day Special Online Symposium on Thursday 15th October from 18.00 to 20.00 BST (UTC/GMT+1). Click here for information on the event. Click here to register.

 

SHAMASH ALIDINA has practised mindfulness since 1998 and runs his own
successful training organisation.  Bestselling author of Mindfulness for Dummies
and The Mindful Way through Stress, he runs workshops and speaks at conferences all over the world. Having himself trained with the father of ‘Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction’, Dr Jon Kabat-Zinn, he now uses webinars to show others how to teach mindfulness too. More recently, he has been training practitioners in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.

Shamash will be giving a guided meditation every day throughout October including 15th October World Values Day itself from 08.00 to 08.30 BST (UTC/GMT+1). Click here for more information and how to join these events.

 

GAVIN ANDREWS is the Managing Director of HeartMath® UK and Ireland.

HeartMath is a simple approach to transforming your stress, boosting your resilience, and living your life with more health, happiness and heart. It is a system of biofeedback technologies combined with fast, easy and powerful self-awareness and self-regulation techniques. HeartMath is designed to be used “in-the-moment”, meaning that you can bring your best-self to your personal and professional lives. www.heartmath.co.uk

Gavin will be facilitating Heart Focussed Meditation – Heart Values into Heart Actions on Thursday 15th October from 17.00 BST to 17.45 BST (UTC/GMT+1). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

KAVI ARASU specialises in organisational and individual change. He works with organisations across the board, in institutionalising people change and culture. Values have been an important part of his work by default or by design. This has ranged from defining and socialising values in organisations to keeping values as a foundation for change.

Kavi will be speaking at Bringing Values to Life in Organisations and Systems on 15th October from 10.00 to 12.00 BST (20.00 to 22.00 AEDT). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

STEVEN BAKER PGCE NPQH PQSI MSc MA is part of the Wisdom of Hardship team and Executive Headteacher of two outstanding schools in Merseyside for children with Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties. A former war crimes investigator, Steven regularly speaks in schools and prisons about the consequences of hatred; he received the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, and an award by Lord Bourne for his ‘outstanding contributions to tackling hatred and building a better society.’

Steven will be speaking at The Wisdom of Hardship: Living our Values with Compassion and Kindness during Challenging Times on Thursday 15th October at 19.00 – 21.00 BST (13.00 – 15.00 CST). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

STEPHEN BERKELEY is a Change and Culture Facilitator and the Director of Global Business for Flyntrok Consulting. Stephen has two decades of experience in helping individuals and organisations harness the power of their values and convert them (into action), from “posters on the walls to conversations in the halls”.

Stephen will be speaking at Bringing Values to Life in Organisations and Systems on 15th October from 10.00 to 12.00 BST (20.00 to 22.00 AEDT). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

RACHAEL BRYANT is an organisational development specialist, coach and facilitator, based in New Zealand, working as a partner and trusted advisor to support change, growth and success with individuals, teams and organisations. Key specialisations with individuals and teams are coaching for leadership development, resilience and wellbeing, career development, personal effectiveness, change leadership and conflict resolution; with organisations, they are learning and development strategy and implementation, culture development, change management, and employee experience and perceptions measurement.

Rachael will be hosting What Values Create Resilience in the New World of Work? (Ignite) on Wednesday 14th October at 22.30 BST (which in New Zealand is 10.30 NZDT on Thursday 15th October). Click here for more information on the event, and click here to register for it.

 

NINA BUCHANAN has a background in corporate management and service delivery. She has a keen interest in the development of values-based learning and is a trained Living Values in Education facilitator. Nina is an articulate presenter, seminar leader, mentor and teacher, who works with a cross-section of individuals and groups. She is also a meditation practitioner and teacher and an Independent Funeral Celebrant with a special interest in Spiritual End of Life Care.

Nina will be co-facilitating The Hero Within from 09.30 to 13.00 BST (UTC/GMT +1) on Thursday 15th October. Click here for more information and click here to register. She will be hosting Turning the Tide from 19.00 to 20.30 BST later the same day. Click here for more information and click here to register.

m 17.00 BST to 17.45 BST (UTC/GMT+1). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

DR JUDITH BURTON, an internationally known art educator who has melded a deep sense of artistic tradition with exploration of digital technology and other new tools. She is Professor and Director of Art and Art Education, Columbia University Teachers College, Fellow of Royal Society for the Arts, Distinguished Fellow of NAEA , Distinguished Visiting Professor at Central Academy of Fine Arts Beijing, and Trustee of Maryland Institute College of Art. Read her recent article on re-imagining the arts.

Judith will be speaking at Arts and Values – Community Resilience on Thursday 15th October at 15.00 to 16.15 BST (10.00 – 11.15 EDT). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

NANCY CHENIER approaches yoga instruction as a journey and as an essential part of resilience that allows us the foundational connection with the body so we can more fully inhabit our genuine self and navigate our lives with joy and compassion. Nancy is a Certified RYT-200 Yoga Instructor and co-facilitator of the Phoenix-Hearted Woman leadership retreats, which infuse leadership coaching with yoga and mindfulness. More about Nancy here.

Nancy will be co-hosting the webinar Values, Resilience and Leadership in the New World of Work (Canada) from 16.00 to17:30 PDT (UTC/GMT -7) on Thursday 15th October (which is 00.00 – 01.30 BST on Friday 16th October). Click here for more details and click here to register.

 

DANIELLA CUNHA TEICHERT is a curious, open-minded engineer driven by the values of growth, diversity and innovation. An engineer at Bosch, as well as an Educational activist, she engages in deep dialogue with multi-stakeholders to build bridges for a sustainable future. She conducts many activities to help schools and workplaces develop 21st century skills like network-based learning & working, knowledge sharing, growth- and innovation-mindset needed to survive in the digital era.

Daniella will be speaking at Working Out Loud on Thursday 15th October from 15.00 to 16.30 BST (16.00 to 17.30 CEST; 10.00 to 11.00 EDT). Click here for more information on the event and click here to register

 

PENNY DE VALK is a qualified executive coach and expert commentator on leadership featuring regularly in the likes of The Times and the Huffington Post.  She is a seasoned executive with over 20 years international experience as a CEO of high growth businesses, working in the leadership development space for much of that time. 

Penny will be hosting After Covid19 – The Compassionate Manager workshop from 14.00 to 14.40 BST (UTC/GMT +1) on Thursday 15th October. Click here for more details and click here to register.

 

REV. PRAVRAJIKA DIVYANANDAPRANA JI is a monastic member/nun of Sri Sarada Math, Daksineswar, and is presently posted at Ramakrishna Sarada Mission, New Delhi. She is the Editor of Samvit, the English journal of Sri Sarada Math. She was the Principal of Nivedita Vidyamandir, New Delhi, from 2014 till 2019. She is a regular speaker at different institutes of national reputation in India such as the IITs, IIMs and other universities, as well as many international platforms.

Rev. Pravrajika will be speaking at the Srei Foundation’s Values in Action event on Thursday 15th October from 16.00 to 18.00 IST (10.30 to 12.30 UTC/GMT; 11.30  to 13.30 BST). Click here for more information and click here to register.

 

PROFESSOR JOHN DREW is former Chancellor of Regent’s University London, Head of the UK Offices of the European Commission, and Director of Rank Xerox and Deloite Touche. During his career he has worked in diplomacy, business and government across Europe and the Middle East. He has a diploma in transpersonal psychology and writes and lectures on European affairs and personal development.

John will be speaking at the Srei Foundation’s Values in Action event on Thursday 15th October from 16.00 to 18.00 IST (10.30 to 12.30 UTC/GMT; 11.30 to 13.30 BST). Click here for more information and click here to register.

 

CHANDIMA DUTTON is a creative and strategic problem-solver, coach and facilitator, with over 25 years’ management experience across the energy sector and extensive experience facilitating collaborative working.  She has a Masters in Innovation, Creativity and Leadership from Cass Business School, City University of London, and is accredited in the Resilience at Work framework, a proven approach to measure and create optimal performance in the workplace through building individual and team resilience.

Chandima will be co-hosting What Values Create Resilience in the New World of Work? On Thursday 15th October from 16.00 to 17.00 BST (UTC/GMT+1). Click here for more information on the event. Click here to register.

 

ANNETTE EBBINGHAUS is a Master Sophrologist, Certified HeartMath coach, NLP & Hypnosis Practitioner and MindfulnessInSchools trainer based in Geneva. Founder of beChill programmes for teens and kids transforming anxious energy into calm confidence. Annette is also passionate about and works in the area of burnout prevention. http://www.trulybalance.com/en/

Annette will be hosting Honesty, Service, Freedom: Three values to help us rise above the fray of the pandemic on Instagram Live on Thursday 15th October from12.00 to 12.30 CET (11.00 to 11.30 BST). Please click here for more information and click here to join the event at the scheduled time.

 

NINA TANTILLO ELTON is media artist who has developed programs to integrate art, creative movement and the power or the imagination. She is an experienced expressive arts therapist working in hospice, children in foster care, all ages on the autism spectrum, the elderly with Alzheimers, drug rehabilitation facilities, the juvenile justice system, and in the field of energy work. Expressive arts therapy makes connections with the arts, sandplay, and creative movement.

Nina is assistant producer of Arts and Values – Community Resilience on Thursday 15th October at 15.00 to 16.15 BST (10.00 – 11.15 EDT). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

HOLLY FAIRBANK is Executive Director of Maxine Greene Institute for Aesthetic Education and Social Imagination. She is an arts education consultant for organizations including The Center for Arts Education, and teaches aesthetic education as Adjunct Professor in the Teacher Education Department at Hunter College (CUNY) and The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC-CUNY). From 1997 to 2010 she was Assistant Director at Lincoln Center Institute (LCI), co-ordinating partnerships with teacher education sites.

Holly will be speaking at Arts and Values – Community Resilience on Thursday 15th October at 15.00 to 16.15 BST (10.00 – 11.15 EDT). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

ATI FARMANI is founder of Ati Nutrition. From food safety and wellness tune-ups to recipe development for specific health issues, Ati offers a wide range of wellness coaching options for individuals, groups, corporations and classrooms. Fascinated by food’s healing powers, Ati combines advanced knowledge of how food is grown, its molecular composition and its nutrient values, with personal experience of eating her way to wellness. Website: www.atinutrition.com    Instagram: @atinutrition

Ati will be taking part in How to introduce values to children during a pandemic – Let’s get baking! (Part 2) on Thursday 15th October from 18.00 to 18.30 BST (10.00 to 10.30 PDT in Los Angeles). Click here for more information and here to join the event. 

 

CHARLES FOWLER, FRSA chairs the Human Values Foundation, which uses positive values to promote young people’s social and emotional development, helps run the UK Values Alliance, and is project partner of the Collaborating Centre for Values-based Practice for Health and Social Care at Oxford University. He is closely involved in the organising and co-ordinating of World Values Day.

Charles will be co-hosting Celebrating UK Society At Its Best from 18.00 to 19.30 on Wednesday 14th October BST (UTC/GMT+1). Click here for more information and click here to register. He will also be co-hosting The Hero Within from 09.30 to 13.00 BST (UTC/GMT +1) on Thursday 15th October. Click here for more information and click here to register. He will also speak at Turning the Tide from 19.00 to 20.30 BST later the same day. Click here for more information and click here to register. 

 

SAMANTHA FRASER is a primary school teacher who spent 20 years working in different countries of Africa including Tanzania, Zimbabwe and Botswana. She was actively involved in the Living Values educational programme that was initiated in 1995 in New York and has conducted various trainings in different countries. As a teacher with the Brahma Kumaris, she runs meditation sessions and a variety of self-development courses in schools, hospitals and other organisations.

Samanatha will be co-facilitating The Hero Within from 09.30 to 13.00 BST (UTC/GMT +1) on Thursday 15th October. Click here for more information and click here to register.

 

FR. LAURENCE FREEMAN is a Benedictine monk and Director World Community of Christian Meditation (WCCM). He also leads Meditatio, WCCM’s outreach, bringing the benefits of meditation to business, education and medicine as well as the marginalised and underprivileged. WCCM is active in over 30 countries and its form of mediation in over 100 schools. WCCM is based in Bonnevaux, France where they have a large Retreat and Conference Centre. www.wccm.org

Fr. Laurence will be speaking at the Srei Foundation’s Values in Action event on Thursday 15th October from 16.00 to 18.00 IST (10.30 to 12.30 UTC/GMT; 11.30  to 13.30 BST). Click here for more information and click here to register.

 

DR MAX FRIEDER recently received his doctorate from Columbia University Teachers College in Community Based Public Art Education, He is the co-founded of Artolution where he leads community-based public art projects around the world. Artolution became incorporated as a non-profit corporation in 2016 with a focus on developing sustainable programs in communities which is facilitated by local artists trained by Frieder and co-founder Joel Bergner.

Max will be speaking at Arts and Values – Community Resilience on Thursday 15th October at 15.00 to 16.15 BST (10.00 – 11.15 EDT). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

Dr MARY C. GENTILE PhD, is Creator/Director of Giving Voice to Values, Professor of Practice at University of Virginia Darden School of Business, Senior Advisor at Aspen Institute Business & Society Program, and consultant on management education and leadership development. Giving Voice To Values is a pioneering and award-winning curriculum for values-driven leadership with over 1,200 pilots globally.

Mary will be speaking at Bringing Values to Life in Organisations and Systems on 15th October from 10.00 to 12.00 BST (20.00 to 22.00 AEDT). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

PRABHU GUPTARA is a publisher and consultant. For 15 years he ran Think Tanks for what was then the largest bank in the world, focusing on major challenges and opportunities arising from latest developments in politics, economics, society and technology. He is now a Publisher (Pippa Rann Books), and a Consultant to Company Boards. https://twitter.com/PrabhuGuptara

Prabhu will be speaking at Transparency Task Force’s World Values Day Special Online Symposium on Thursday 15th October from 18.00 to 20.00 BST (U TC/GMT+1). Click here for information on the event. Click here to register.

 

DAVID GURTEEN is a writer, public speaker and conversational facilitator. The focus of his work is on Conversational Leadership – a conversational approach to the way that we live and work. He is the creator of the Knowledge Café – a conversational process to bring a group of people together to learn from each other, build relationships and make better sense of a rapidly changing, complex, less predictable world.

David will be hosting and moderating the World Values Day Knowledge Café from 17:00 to 19:00 BST (UTC/GMT+1) on Thursday 15th October. Click here for more details and click here to register

 

SANTOSH HEGDE is former judge of the Supreme Court of India and Lokayukta (Ombudsman) for Karnataka State of India. Through his life he exemplified honesty, loyalty, commitment exposing the wrongs of people in power and position without yielding to any temptations or leaning to a body of power or influence. He believes youth who walk the path of values hold the power to change the system and the country.

He will be speaking at Celebrating Values in Action – Conversation with Sri Santosh Hegde, former Indian Supreme Court Judge on Thursday 15th October from 12.30 to 13.45 BST (17.00 to 18.15 Indian Standard Time). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

Dr NEIL HAWKES is pioneer in Values-based Education (VbE) and is the founder of the IVET Foundation. He is an educational leader and thinker who shows how to take the lid off pupil’s potential, by creating a culture in which both children and adults thrive. Today Neil’s philosophy is known as Values-based Education, which has been recognised internationally as the foundation of outstanding school practice.

Neil will be speaking at Bringing Values to Life in Organisations and Systems on 15th October from 10.00 to 12.00 BST (20.00 to 22.00 AEDT). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

AGAT HERGELIAN is an RTT Advanced trained therapist, certified hypnotherapist, life coach, NLP and Psyche-K practitioner. She believes that this life is meant to be authentic, vibrant, and fulfilling. She holds the vision that each person has the ability to take charge of his/her personal evolution, and is passionate about supporting this by creating a safe space where one can create, change, thrive, and with that, contribute to human development. agathergelian@gmail.com

Agat will be facilitating Values to Action Sophrology Practice on Thursday 15th October from 16.00 to 17.00 BST (18.00 to 19.00 EEST). Click here for more information on the event. Click here to register.

 

Dr JASON HSU is Founder, Chairman & CIO, Rayliant Global Advisors, a global investment management group with over US$29 billion assets managed using its quantitative strategies, and co-founder of Research Affiliates with over US$180 billion assets managed using its strategies. Jason sits on the editorial board of the Financial Analysts Journal, the Journal of Investment Management, the Journal of Investment Consulting and the Journal of Index Investing, is adjunct professor at UCLA Anderson School of Management, visiting professor at Tsinghua University (China), Kyoto University (Japan) and National Chengchi University (Taiwan). https://www.linkedin.com/in/jasonchsu

Jason will be speaking at Transparency Task Force’s World Values Day Special Online Symposium on Thursday 15th October from 18.00 to 20.00 BST (U TC/GMT+1). Click here for information on the event. Click here to register.

 

RICHARD JOCHUM is a conceptual artist working in a broad variety of media with a strong focus on video, interactive installation, performance, and photography. He is a studio member at the Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts and an associate professor of art and art education at Teachers College, Columbia University. He has worked in various media since the late 1990s and has had more than 200 international exhibitions and screenings. http://richardjochum.net/

Richard will be speaking at Arts and Values – Community Resilience on Thursday 15th October at 15.00 to 16.15 BST (10.00 – 11.15 EDT). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

JOSINA KAMERLING is Head of Regulatory Outreach EMEA at CFA Institute, and responsible for supporting policy development, the impact of advocacy efforts, capital market integrity and investor protection across EMEA. Josina is a frequent speaker at high level conferences on Fair and Efficient markets, Investor Protection and Ethics. Based in Brussels, she is on the board of Observatoire de la Finance and co-president of the Ethics in Finance prize.

Josina will be speaking at The Ethics of ESG Investing on Thursday 15th October from 17.00 BST (16.00 UTC/GMT; 11.00 CST) to 18.00 BST. Click here for more information on this event and click here to register for it.

 

DR H.P. KANORIA is Chairman of Universal Spirituality & Humanity Foundation. He is a renowned industrialist, banker, journalist, educationist, philanthropist, social awakener with the mission and vision for enhancing spiritual value service to humanity and taking up the cause for women awakening. Besides several humanitarian awards, he has been conferred The Global Man of the Year at the 3rd Annual Global Officials of Dignity (G.O.D) Awards, held in August 2015 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

Dr Kanoria will be speaking at the Srei Foundation’s Values in Action event on Thursday 15th October from 16.00 to 18.00 IST (10.30 to 12.30 UTC/GMT; 11.30  to 13.30 BST). Click here for more information and click here to register.

 

JAYANTI KIRPALANI is European and Middle East Director of Brahma Kumaris and their NGO Representative to the United Nations, Geneva. As an emissary for peace for over 50 years, she is a highly regarded spiritual teacher and leader who brings great clarity and wisdom to the issues of our times. In particular, she sees the erosion of spiritual values as the underlying cause of the crises that the world is facing today.

Sister Jayanti will be speaking at Turning the Tide from 19.00 to 20.30 BST on Thursday 15th October. Click here for more information and click here to register.

 

DAVID LAKS is a seasoned video/audio content creator. He is a professional musician, composer, educator, and Music Therapist. Mr. Laks currently sits on the curriculum advisory board for Full Sail University, a national leading film and recording arts school. Each of David’s clients receives his artistic guidance and support to achieve the utmost level of professionalism for their project. https://www.davidlaks.com/

David is live Stream Consultant Host of Arts and Values – Community Resilience on Thursday 15th October at 15.00 to 16.15 BST (10.00 – 11.15 EDT). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

GEORGEANNE LAMONT worked on the art of transformation for 31 years, transforming classrooms, staffrooms, workplaces, businesses and care homes by using a dynamic cycle of transformation, and developing spiritual and global awareness. She founded Values and Visions Project 1989, co-authored Values and Visions 1995, The Spirited Business 2002, Values and Visions, Engaging Students and Refreshing Teachers 2019, has studied Raja Yoga for 11 years, and is a Mindfulness teacher.

Georgeanne will be co-hosting and facilitating The Hero Within from 09.30 to 13.00 BST (UTC/GMT +1) on Thursday 15th October. Click here for more information and click here to register.

 

PETER NEVILLE LEWIS CMIRM, Director Risk Coalition Research Company Ltd, is a Business Adviser to Boards and senior management teams with over 30 years’ practical delivery at Managing Director level, specialising in principled leadership, governance, culture, strategic and conduct risk. He is Chartered Member of the Institute of Risk Management, Honorary Research Fellow at Brunel University London, and Founder of Principled Consulting, a think tank for behavioural change and values-based decision-making. https://www.linkedin.com/in/peternglewis/

Peter will be speaking at Transparency Task Force’s World Values Day Special Online Symposium on Thursday 15th October from 18.00 to 20.00 BST (UTC/GMT+1). Click here for information on the event. Click here to register.

 

ALISON LOVE set up Resolution at Work in 2011 providing workplace mediation, conflict skills/leadership/team development and coaching, following experience as an HR practitioner, employment lawyer and business leader. She is a CIPD Fellow, winner 2019 Outstanding Contribution of People Development CIPD Wales, finalist in People Management Awards, shortlisted for Workplace Mediator of the Year 2020, an accredited mediator and coach, and author of The Managers Guide to Mediating Conflict.

Alison will be hosting and moderating Values, Conflict & Resilience in a Changing World from 11.00 to 12.00 BST(UTC/GMT+1) on Thursday 15th October. Click here for more information on the event, and click here to register. 

 

NESTOR MADALENGOITIA is an award-winning community artist. He recently created a large sculpture “the Nurse” in response to Covid-19 and the courage of front-line health workers. A painter, sculptor, and community muralist whose work has been in numerous exhibitions and collections around the world including the United States, South Korea, Canada, and Peru, he was born in Lima, Peru and now lives in the Hudson Valley, New York.

Nestor will be speaking at Arts and Values – Community Resilience on Thursday 15th October at 15.00 to 16.15 BST (10.00 – 11.15 EDT). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

SEBNEM MAIER is a passion-driven generator of enthusiasm. She founded the Working Out Loud Community in Turkey and supports the movement in Turkey and Europe. She has been working in leadership positions in engineering, purchasing and sales areas within Bosch Group, using her skills in project management of global and cross-functional projects, agile working, moderation, and community building and management. Sebnem supports women empowerment networks in her country, applying her values of equality and diversity.

Sebnem will be speaking at Working Out Loud on Thursday 15th October from 15.00 to 16.30 BST (16.00 to 17.30 CEST; 10.00 to 11.00 EDT). Click here for more information on the event and click here to register

 

JOHN MCCONNEL is a stress management trainer and former prison governor and social worker. He has a strong interest in the practical application of spiritual principles and insights in daily life and runs courses, workshops and retreats designed to empower people. He is the editor of Living Our Values: an inside-out approach to change your life for the better (2013) and the author of Breaking Through the Darkness – how to defeat, depression, anxiety and stress (2020).

John will be co-hosting The Hero Within from 09.30 to 13.00 BST (UTC/GMT +1) on Thursday 15th October. Click here for more information and click here to register.  

 

KATHRYN MCEWAN Based in South Australia, Kathryn is the Global Lead of Working With Resilience and editor of resilience.tv.  She specialises in workplace resilience and has authored three books on this topic as well as developed the Resilience at Work Toolkit –a set of integrated measures used extensively in research and practice.  She blends research with skills in organisational psychology, coaching and mediation to provide solutions for thriving in challenging jobs.  

Kathryn will be hosting and moderating the webinar What Values Create Resilience in the New World of Work? from 09.30 to 10.30 AEST (UTC/GMT+10, which in the UK is 00.30 to 01.30 BST) on Thursday 15th October.  Click here for more details and click here to register. 

 

DR ANNE MCNAMARA MBChB, FRACP, FRCP(C), CEC has a background as Respiratory Physician, Intensivist and Medical Leader, and currently practises as a Certified Executive Coach. The doctor’s world is one of almost constant volatility, uncertainty, change and ambiguity. There is satisfaction and joy, but also sadness, frustration, and overwhelm. She is a thought-partner with others working toward alignment with deeply held values. This work supports wellbeing, resilience, and the re-emergence of joy. anne_mcnamara@telus.net

Anne will be co-hosting and moderating Resilience Values in the New Normal of the Workplace on Thursday 15th October at 16.00 MDT / 18.00 EDT (23.00 BST). Click here for more information and click here to register.

 

FIONA MICHAUX values of freedom, creativity and sharing. She studied social work and human resources, and loves travelling, painting, sketch-noting and meditating. Fiona has worked for 6 years at Bosch Benelux in Corporate Communications. She recently launched a 6-week program to help entrepreneurs shine online and communicate according to their values and personal goal. Fiona wants to help others discover new ways to be themselves and reach their dreams in an authentic way. LinkedIn

Fiona will be hosting Working Out Loud on Thursday 15th October from 15.00 to 16.30 BST (16.00 to 17.30 CEST; 10.00 to 11.00 EDT). Click here for more information on the event and click here to register

 

SARA MULHOLLAND has been a Licensed Professional Counselor since 2011, practicing in the fields of offense-specific treatment, addictions, crisis intervention, behavior modification, and IDD.  She has EdD in Organizational Leadership – Behavioral Health.  She is an accredited Resilience @ Work practitioner, and completed her dissertation addressing team resilience in the presence of secondary trauma.  Based in Colorado, she frequently addresses leadership, team resilience, countertransference, behavior modification, and treating sexual offending behavior in trainings.  

Sara will be co-hosting and moderating Resilience Values in the New Normal of the Workplace on Thursday 15th October at 16.00 MDT / 18.00 EDT (23.00 BST). Click here for more information and click here to register.

 

LIZ MURPHY Over her career in Organisational and Leadership Development, Liz became fascinated by the power of the mind-body connection to influence performance, capability and quality of relationships, particularly during periods of rapid change. She trained in sophrology, a life-balancing mind-body practice for wellbeing, and now runs The Sophrology Academy, training professional sophrology practitioners. She is board member of the International Sophrology Federation, Fellow of the RSA, and helps run UK Values Alliance

Liz will be co-hosting Celebrating UK Society At Its Best from 18.00 to 19.30 on Wednesday 14th October BST (UTC/GMT+1). Click here for more information and click here to register. She will also be facilitating Embodied Values Practice on Thursday 15th October from 08.30 to 09.30 BST (UTC/GMT+1). Click here for more information. Click here to register.

 

STEVE PLAYFORD is a Leadership and Wellbeing consultant, Fellow of the Institute of Leadership and Management, ASCL Consultant, a qualified Wellbeing Coach, and Accredited User for the Resilience at Work global consortium. A former Headteacher, he is passionate about growing skills in individuals and organisations. He believes understanding resilience challenges people to think creatively about how they can gain knowledge, broaden understanding and develop skills of leadership. Based in Manchester, UK

Steve will be co-hosting What Values Create Resilience in the New World of Work? On Thursday 15th October from 16.00 to 17.00 BST (UTC/GMT+1). Click here for more information on the event. Click here to register.

 

CHRIS RICHEY is a Managing Director at Silvercrest Asset Management Group. Mr. Richey and his team oversee Silvercrest’s International Value, Focused International Value, and Global Value equity portfolios. Mr. Richey received a BA from Southern Methodist University in Business Administration, an M.Phil. in Management Studies from Oxford University (Jesus College), and a J.D. from Stanford University. He is a member of the State Bar of California and a CFA charterholder.

Chris will be speaking at The Ethics of ESG Investing on Thursday 15th October from 17.00 BST (16.00 UTC/GMT; 11.00 CST) to 18.00 BST. Click here for more information on this event and click here to register for it.

 

 

PROFESSOR RORY RIDLEY-DUFF is Co-Founder, FairShares Association. Initially a director of the worker co-operative Computercraft Ltd, he developed a research interest in the way democratic relations develop when alternative approaches to social entrepreneurship and cooperative governance are practised. Now Professor of Cooperative Social Entrepreneurship within the FairShares Institute at Sheffield Business School, he is lead author of Understanding Social Enterprise: Theory and Practice, and catalysed a new sub-field withThe Case for FairShares. https://www.linkedin.com/in/rory-ridley-duff-45006621/

Rory will be speaking at Transparency Task Force’s World Values Day Special Online Symposium on Thursday 15th October from 18.00 to 20.00 BST (UTC/GMT+1). Click here for information on the event. Click here to register.

 

 

SIR ANTHONY SELDON is a leading contemporary historian, educationalist, commentator and political author. He was a transformative head for 20 years, first of Brighton College and then Wellington College. He is former Vice-Chancellor of The University of Buckingham, co-founder of Action for Happiness and President of IPEN, (International Positive Education Network). He is a passionate exponent of co-education, the International Baccalaureate, independent education, the teaching of happiness and wellbeing and the development of the all-round child.

Sir Anthony will be speaking at Turning the Tide from 19.00 to 20.30 BST on Thursday 15th October. Click here for more information and click here to register.

 

 

MAYANK SOLANKI at 18 co-founded his first social enterprise YUVA, which has over 650 youths dedicated ‘to ignite a conscious of social responsibility in young minds’. In 2013, Mayank founded ‘Val-Ed Initiatives’ teaching character-building education and Values to children and youth, so far reaching 17 states in India. He is TEDx Speaker, Youth Ambassador at the Asia Pacific Youth Network, and Winner of the Times of India ‘I Lead India’ Initiative.

Mayank will be moderating Celebrating Values in Action – Conversation with Sri Santosh Hegde, former Indian Supreme Court Judge on Thursday 15th October from 12.30 to 13.45 BST (17.00 to 18.15 Indian Standard Time). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

 

VIVIENNE ST JOHN ROBB focuses on all aspects of employee behaviour and wellbeing in a professional career devoted to consultancy in community services and government.  Her areas of expertise are enabling mission through employee engagement, creating a positive culture, values exploration and strengths-based approach in promoting respectful behaviour for physical and psychological safety. She has a strong focus on the complex, social skills required for effective individual and team functioning. She is based in South Australia.

Vivienne will be hosting and moderating What Values Create Resilience in the New World of Work? (SA) on Thursday 15th October from  17.30 to 18.30 ACDT (08.00 to 09.00 BST). Click here for more information, and click here to register.

 

 

RUTH STEINHOLTZ is on a mission to fight corruption by changing attitudes and practices around regulation and compliance. An international corporate lawyer prior to founding AretéWork, Ruth developed a values-based approach to ethics and compliance while General Counsel at Borealis AG. Ruth is an experienced Certified Barrett Values Consultant, and co-author of Ethical Business Practice and Regulation: A Behavioural and Values-Based Approach to Compliance and Enforcement. @ruthsteinholtz; LinkedIn; aretework.com

Ruth will be speaking at The Ethics of ESG Investing on Thursday 15th October from 17.00 BST (16.00 UTC/GMT; 11.00 CST) to 18.00 BST. Click here for more information on this event and click here to register for it.

 

 

DR KARA TAN BHALA founded Seven Pillars Institute for Global Finance and Ethics, the world’s only independent think tank for research, education, and promotion of financial ethics, after 23 years in global finance on Wall Street. An Honorary Research Fellow at Queen Mary University of London, she contributed to International Investment Management: Theory, Ethics and Practice (2016) and the Research Handbook on Ethics in Banking and Finance (2019). She lives in Kansas City.

Kara will be hosting The Ethics of ESG Investing on Thursday 15th October from 17.00 BST (16.00 UTC/GMT; 11.00 CST) to 18.00 BST. Click here for more information on this event and click here to register for it.

 

 

ANN MICELI TEED is a visual and performing artist, doctoral student at Columbia University, and professor at Adelphi University. Special projects with American Museum of Natural History, Brooklyn Conservatory of Music, Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Hudson Valley Philharmonic, John Lennon Song Bus, Lincoln Center Institute among others. Awards include Parents’ Choice Gold Award, and 2001 and 2006 Guinness Book of World Records – Largest Finger Painting in the World. AKA Hurricane Annie.

Ann is producer of Arts and Values – Community Resilience on Thursday 15th October at 15.00 to 16.15 BST (10.00 – 11.15 EDT). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

 

DELANEY TOSH coaches women who want to lead wholeheartedly with confidence rooted deeply in values and purpose. She helps her clients embrace their signature strengths and lead with presence and resilience. She is the co-creator of the Phoenix-Hearted Woman leadership retreats for women, blending yoga and leadership coaching. She is an ICF accredited Professional Certified Coach and Certified Co-Active Coach. Connect with Delaney at SquarePeg Leadership or Linkedin here.

Delaney will be co-hosting and moderating the webinar Values, Resilience and Leadership in the New World of Work (Canada) from 16.00 to 17:30 PDT (UTC/GMT -7) on Thursday 15th October (which is 00.00 – 01.30 BST on Friday 16th October). Click here for more details and click here to register.

 

 

DR RAHUL VARMA is a multifaceted Corporate Executive and Philanthropist with a distinguished career in diverse roles spanning over 35 years. A leader whether Corporate or Charity with a strong vision and dedication to his commitments. He has held Strategic Senior Positions with Large Companies in India as Director and President. He is associated with various Chambers of Commerce and has been instrumental in launching a nationwide initiative for promoting Spirituality @ Work (Sach Bharat- Sach Visva) as the chairman of the committee (ASSOCHAM).

Dr Varma will be speaking at the Srei Foundation’s Values in Action event on Thursday 15th October from 16.00 to 18.00 IST (10.30 to 12.30 UTC/GMT; 11.30 to 13.30 BST). Click here for more information and click here to register.

 

 

ADA VELONIS is an accredited mindfulness teacher and founder of Marmalade + Kindness, online mindful cooking journal. She has appeared on various podcasts and has been featured in several publications, including Vegan Food & Living UK. Her mission is to encourage people to find moments of mindfulness and creativity through cooking.
Website: www.marmaladeandkindness.com  Instagram: @marmaladeandkindness

Ada will be hosting How to introduce values to children during a pandemic (Part 1) from 10.00 to 10.30 BST (20.00 to 20.30 AEST, UTC/GMT+10) on Thursday 15th October. Click here for more information, and here to join the event. She will be speaking at Interview with Susan Verde, NY Times Best Selling Author: Exploring values through stories from 15.00 to 15.30 BST (10.00 – 10.30 EDT) on Thursday 15th October. Click here for more information and click here to join this event She will also be taking part in How to introduce values to children during a pandemic – Let’s get baking! (Part 2) from 18.00 to 18.30 BST (10.00 to 10.30 PDT in Los Angeles). Click here for more information and here to join the event. 

 

 

Susan Verde, the New York Times Best Selling Author, Yoga and Mindfulness Teacher, writes books for children of all ages and teaches kids yoga and mindfulness. Her best-selling, award-winning stories range from explorations of music, art and museum visits to the concepts of serendipitous friendships, environmental issues, empathy and humanity with an emphasis on yoga and mindfulness. Website: https://www.susanverde.com/ Instagram: @susanverde

Susan will be speaking at Interview with Susan Verde, NY Times Best Selling Author: Exploring values through stories from 15.00 to 15.30 BST (10.00 – 10.30 EDT) on Thursday 15th October. Click here for more information and click here to join this event.

 

 

MELANIE WEEKS is an evidence-based coach and facilitator passionate about creating a positive space for clients to think, be listened to, and supported in their change and development efforts. Her background in teaching and adult education gave her a solid understanding of learning and behavioural change, and working with a diverse range of people. As a mother of three young children, she appreciates the challenge of finding meaning and purpose at both work and home. 

Melanie will be speaking at How to introduce values to children during a pandemic (Part 1) from 10.00 to 10.30 BST (20.00 to 20.30 AEST, UTC/GMT+10) on Thursday 15th October. Click here for more information, and here to join the event.

 

 

DR COURTNEY WEIDA is an educator, artist, activist and researcher with interest including gender and visual culture; community arts; studio crafts; digital learning communities; and art education research methodologies. She co-edited The Swing of the Pendulum: The Urgency of Arts Education for Healing, Learning, and Wholeness, and is the author of numerous book chapters, academic articles, and conference presentations. She is the recipient of several grants for teaching, technology, and travel.

Courtney will be speaking at Arts and Values – Community Resilience on Thursday 15th October at 15.00 to 16.15 BST (10.00 – 11.15 EDT). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

 

DAN WELDEN is the pioneer of alternative health and safety-oriented movement of printmaking, and co-authored “Printmaking in the Sun.” He collaborated with many artists including Willem de Kooning, Kiki Smith, Eric Fischl, Roy Nicholson, Kurt Vonnegut and Dan Flavin. He has held residencies, lectures and workshops in 53 countries, and was honored with “Lifetime Achievement Award’ from A/E foundation in NY and “Professor Emeritus” at Escuela de Beas Artes in Cuzco, Peru. See video here.

Dan will be speaking at Arts and Values – Community Resilience on Thursday 15th October at 15.00 to 16.15 BST (10.00 – 11.15 EDT). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

 

ALAN WILLIAMS is Founder and M.D. of SERVICEBRAND GLOBAL, which helps progressive leaders of service sector organisations internationally and in UK to deliver values driven service for sustained performance. An author and international speaker, his projects have achieved measurable business impact and gained industry awards.  Alan is the Founder of the Global Values Alliance, a Steering Group member of the UK Values Alliance and non-executive director of British Quality Foundation.

Alan will be co-hosting Celebrating UK Society At Its Best from 18.00 to 19.30 on Wednesday 14th October BST (UTC/GMT+1). Click here for more information and click here to register. He will also be speaking at  the Srei Foundation’s Values in Action event on Thursday 15th October from 16.00 to 18.00 IST (10.30 to 12.30 UTC/GMT; 11.30  to 13.30 BST). Click here for more information and click here to register. He will be hosting Afternoon Tea with Alan Williams – Values in Action later in the day at 14.00 BST (UTC/GMT+1). Click here for more information. Click here to register.

 

 

ROBIN WILSON is a passionate Resilience Coach and Wellness Specialist with a diverse background in the financial services and Health and Disability sectors including leading teams through times of turbulent change. These experiences have given Robin a strong appreciation of the importance of living a life full of purpose, meaning and fulfilment. This has led her to focus on Workplace Wellness, helping others to live well, work well and stay well. She is based in New Zealand. 

Robin will be hosting and moderating What Values Create Resilience in the New World of Work? (NZ) from 12.00 to 13.00 NZDT (midnight to 01.00 BST; 01.00 to 02.00 UTC/GMT) on Thursday 15th October. Click here for more information, and click here to register.

 

 

PETER L. WILTSHIRE is an ethicist and has had a long professional career in Education specializing in ethics and the phenomenology of spiritual experience and religious traditions. His current interest is the development of the whole person and the building of leadership character. His research and work has focused on bringing values into action.

Peter will be speaking at Bringing Values to Life in Organisations and Systems on 15th October from 10.00 to 12.00 BST (20.00 to 22.00 AEDT). Click here for more information on this event. Click here to register.

 

 

ANDRIA ZAFIRAKOU, MBE (2018 Global Teacher prize winner: Best teacher in the world) is art and textiles teacher in Alperton, London. With her $1 million Global Teacher prize money she founded the charity Artists in Residence to improve arts education in schools.  Passionate about changing the lives of young people through creativity, she is Culture Leader for the World Economic Forum and member of their Global Future Leaders Council. 

Andria will be speaking at Turning the Tide organised by the Brahma Kumaris and UK Values Alliance from 19.00 to 20.30 BSA (UTC/GMT +1) on Thursday 15th October 2020. Click here for more details and click here to register.

 

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