British-Egyptian actor (Oscar nominated The Square, The Kite Runner, United 93, Green Zone) and activist.
Internationally acclaimed writer, scholar of religions, bestselling author, founder of AslanMedia and co-founder & Chief Creative Officer of BoomGen Studios.
Reza Aslan, PhD
Former Secretary General of the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA)
Hazem Bata (J.D.,LL.M)
Historian, scholar, and best-selling author of How the Irish Saved Civilization and The Hinges of History series.
Nobel Peace Prize nominee, former Palestinian Archbishop of the Holy Land (Melkite) and renowned Ambassador for Peace and Reconciliation.
Archbishop Elias Chacour
Bishop of the Episcopal Church in Connecticut
The Rt Rev Ian Douglas, Ph.D.
Former Papal Nuncio to Egypt and previous President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue at the Vatican.
His Eminence Cardinal Michael Fitzgerald, M. Afr., Archbishop
Executive Director of United Religions Initiative (URI).
Victor H Kazanjian, Jr.
Best-selling author, activist, and public theologian.
Brian D. McLaren
President, Islamic Affairs Council of Maryland and Civilizations Exchange & Cooperation Foundation
Imam Mohamad Bashar Arafat
Poet, scholar, and teacher - Celtic spirituality
Peacemaker and former Warden of Iona Abbey, in Scotland
John Philip Newell
Founder and President, Interfaith Youth Core (IFC)
Former Miss World USA, author, human rights activist, entrepreneur and a founder of The Aspen Spiritual Center.
Founder of Janet Rady Fine Art, a Specialist in Contemporary Art from the Middle East.
Former United States Ambassador to the Republic of Mali (1996-1999) and Republic of Rwanda (1993 to 1996). Professor at George Fox University.
Ambassador David Rawson
Canon to the Presiding Bishop, The Episcopal Church.
The Rev. Canon C.K. Robertson, Ph.D.
New York Times best-selling Anglo-Afghan writer (In Arabian Nights, The Caliph’s House), and son of the famous late Sufi writer, Idries Shah.
Former U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom
Ambassador Rabbi David N. Saperstein
Director, British Council-Indonesia, former Director of British Council in USA, Egypt and Afghanistan.
Former Episcopal Bishop of the Diocese of California, and Founder & Chair of United Religions Initiative (URI).
The Rt Rev William Swing
Technology Professional and Entrepreneur, Google
Dr. Aaron Rosen
Professor of Religion & Visual Culture and Director of the Henry Luce III Center for the Arts and Religion, Wesley Theological Seminary, Visual Arts Editor for IMAGE Journal
Scholar, Curator and Author – Modern and Contemporary Arab Art, Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History & Architecture, Middlebury College
Sarah Rogers, PhD
Artist, The Kingdom of Bahrain
Sheikha Lulwa Al-Khalifa
arts entrepreneur, curator, Founder of the Marrakech Biennale, hotelier, and trustee of Virgin Unite