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Past Speakers

Below is a sampling of prior year's conference speakers:

Madeleine Albright

Linda Alvarado

Christiane Amanpour

Maya Angelou

Candice Bergen

Benazir Bhutto

Robin Chase

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Eileen Collins

Katie Couric

Geena Davis

Viola Davis

Erin Brockovich Ellis

America Ferrera

Sally Field

Carly Fiorina

Dr. Helen Fisher

Jane Fonda

Rana Foroohar

Juliet Funt

Whoopi Goldberg

Dr. Jane Goodall

Doris Kearns Goodwin

Carla Harris

Christy Haubegger

Anita Hill

Maria Hinojosa

Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Arianna Huffington

Gwen Ifill

Judith Jamison

Mae Jemison

Rhonda Kallman

Yue-Sai Kan

Donna Karan

Diane Keaton

Consuelo Castillo Kickbusch

Billie Jean King

Jeane Kirkpatrick

Sallie Krawcheck

Victoria Labalme

Queen Latifah

Charlene Li

Darlene Love

Marlee Matlin

Eileen McDargh

Jane McGonigal

Kelly McGonigal

Ann Moore

Rita Moreno

Denise Morrison

Toni Morrison

Anne Mulcahy

Josie Natori

Betty Nguyen

Queen Noor

Michelle Norris

Dr. Christiane Northrup

Suze Orman

Mariane Pearl

Anna Quindlen

Jane Bryant Quinn

Janet Reno

Cokie Roberts

Jehan Sadat

Marta Sahagún de Fox

Zainab Salbi

Reshma Saujani

Terry Savage

Donna Shalala

Claire Shipman

Anna Deavere Smith

Judy Smith

Nina Tassler 

Lily Tomlin

Diane von Furstenberg 

Barbara Walters

Padmasree Warrior

Edie Weiner

Meg Whitman

Oprah Winfrey

Judy Woodruff