Confirmed Speaker List

Confirmed Speaker List:

Key Note Speakers
Professor Chang Jiwen, Institute of Resource and Environmental Policy, Development Research Centre of the State Council, PRC
Dr Steven White, Griffith Law School, Queensland, Australia
Professor Kristin Stilt, Harvard Law School, United States
Professor Tagore Trajano, Federal University of Bahia, Brazil

China
Associate Professor Amanda Whitfort, Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong
Mr An Xiang, Beijing Dexiang Law Firm, PRC
Professor He Hairen, Institute of Law of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, PRC
Professor Gao Lihong, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, PRC

Asia-Pacific
M B Rodriguez Ferrere, Faculty of Law, University of Otago, New Zealand
Nuggehalli Jayasimha, Managing Director of Humane Society International, India
Dr Mariko Igimi, Faculty of Law, Kyushu University, Japan

United States & Canada
Steven M Wise, Eq., President of the Nonhuman Rights Project, USA
Professor David Favre, Michigan State University, United States
Associate Dean Pamela Frasch, Lewis and Clark Law School, USA
Associate Professor Peter Li, The University of Houston-Downtown, USA
Associate Professor Katie Sykes, Thompson Rivers University Faculty of Law, British Columbia, Canada
Joyce Tischler, Co-founder and General Counsel of the Animal Legal Defense Fund, USA

South America
Carolina Leiva Ilabaca, Legislative Coordinator, Parlamentarios por la Dignidad Animal, Chile
Pablo Buompadre, President, Argentina Lawyers Association for the Rights of Animals, Argentina

Europe
Professor Mike Radford OBE, University of Aberdeen, Scotland
Professor Marita Giménez-Candela, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
Professor Birgitta Wahlberg, Åbo Akademi University, Finland
Professor Olivier Le Bot, Aix-Marseille University, Paris
Professor Tomasz Pietrzykowski, University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland
Paul Littlefair, RSPCA International
Antoine F. Goetschel, Attorney at Law, Switzerland

Africa
Ever Vimbai Chinoda, Executive Director for Speak Out For Animals, Zimbabwe
Amy Wilson, Attorney, South Africa
Jim Karani, Attorney, Kenya