Our speakers are passionate about educating people how to live a healthy, sustainable, plant-based lifestyle that is healthier for people, animals and the planet!​


DR. MICHAEL GREGER | keynote speaker

Michael Greger, M.D. FACLM, is a physician, author, and internationally recognized speaker on a number of important public health issues. All proceeds from his speaking engagements and the sale of his books and DVDs are donated to charity. His 501(c)3 nonprofit NutritionFacts.org is the first science-based, non-commercial website to provide free daily videos and articles on the latest discoveries in nutrition.



Melissa Breslow is the founder of Open Eyes Foundation, an awareness campaign that inspires solutions for a sustainable future. She is also Vice President of VegFest L.A., a yoga teacher, and a sound and energy healer. A passionate vegan for over 10 years, one of Melissa’s primary goals is to create community and support to guide new vegans on a positive path.



Howard Jacobson, PhD, is a health coach and educator. He is Chief of Behavioral Science at WellStart Health, and host of the Plant Yourself Podcast. Howard is co-author of Sick to Fit, with Josh LaJaunie, and contributing author to Whole by T. Colin Campbell, PhD, and Proteinaholic, by Garth Davis, MD. He also trains health coaches to guide their clients to dramatic lifestyle improvements.