Highlights from our past Summits.

HRH Prince Khaled bin Alwaleed bin Talal

An inspiring and informative discussion about the future of food, clean meat, and veganism at the 2018 NEXUS Global Summit with Thomas King – CEO, Food Frontier, hosted by Liza Heavener – COO, NEXUS

Dan Schulman

Dan Schulman, President and CEO of PayPal talks to Allison Trowbridge of Copper House Publishing during the 2018 NEXUS Global Summit about what it means to be a CEO Activist and how PayPal has made a global impact through taking stands based on values rather than finances or politics.

HRH Princess Eugenie of York

Princess Eugenie of York has a conversation during the opening of the 2018 NEXUS Global Summit with Allison Trowbridge about what inspired her to found The Anti-Slavery Collective; an independent collective focused on spotlighting modern slavery as a global epidemic.

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Changemakers Take the NEXUS Stage

Next Gen’s brightest, most creative and innovative minds

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Randi Zuckerberg Founder & CEO of Zuckerberg Media sits with Jennifer Smorgan of the The Chopra Foundation for a conversation around family, philanthropy, and women in tech.
Inventor and social entrepreneur Kosta Grammatis shares his personal journey of how he went from community college to Space X rocket scientist and celebrated entrepreneur.
British author and motivational speaker Leon Logothetis shares his travel stories, the motivation behind the Kindness Diaries and what it’s like to truly be seen and understood by someone.
Dream like a kid! NEXUS’S youngest speaker ever, 12-year-old Mikaila Ulmer tells her story of turning something scary into something sweet by launching her award-winning Lemonade brand that is raising awareness to save the declining honeybee population.
Mariela Shaker, Syrian Violinist, Advocate and White House Champion for Change for World Refugees 2015 speaks about the heartbreaking devastation of her home city Aleppo Syria, the refugee crisis and the healing and unifying power of music.
Tribal leader Manape Lamere, Oceti Sakowin Headsman joined NEXUS Global at the UN to speak about his and his tribe’s leadership at Standing Rock and what must still be done to support our tribal lands and our waterways, skies and ecology here at home.
Micah Hendler, Founder & Director of The YMCA Jerusalem Youth Chorus flew in from Jerusalem to join NEXUS Global in New York to share his belief in the incredible power of music in building bonds and healing wounds across conflict zones.
Singer and activist Emmanuel Jal joined NEXUS at The UN to speak about his journey from a former Sudanese child soldier to acclaimed singer/songwriter whose Gua Foundation promotes education in Africa.
Bottletop Founder, Cameron Saul grew up in the industry working for his family’s iconic High Street fashion brand Mulberry. Innovating on that experience, he is reimaging the ‘beauty’ to create a line of bags that embody sustainable Luxury.


Innovations in social entrepreneurship and philanthropy
Creating your own legacy: Nyaniso Tutu-Burris, a representative of the Desmond Tutu Peace Foundation speaks about her family legacy, race and privilege and creating her own future.
Adrian Grenier, Naomi Hirabayashi and Darnell Strom chat about how pop culture and celebrity can drive social change.
David Christian founder of Evoware, holds a conversation with Abbie Jung-Harada, NEXUS Asia Director, to share his story about creating new eco-friendly products that reduce plastic throughout Asia.
Cindy McCain joins the NEXUS Global Summit to speak about her philanthropic journey with NEXUS co-founder Jonah Wittkamper.
Harry Bellafonte leads a conversation addressing the violence and criminalization of youth

NEXUS Members Share their Stories

About new approaches to philanthropy
Derek Handley speaks about bringing together global business leaders to tackle the biggest challenges in the way of a better version of capitalism.
Luiza Esteves speaks about her work using innovative philanthropy to engage restaurants as allies in the fight against hunger in Brazil.
Aakif Ahmed expresses his belief in how philanthropy can be used to bring together political adversaries to find common ground and move foward.

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