Our partners and speakers are leaders in environmental activism, purpose-driven business and social responsibility. They champion our connection to nature and ourselves, making us think, talk and act with a new and inspired mindset. Interested in working with us or speaking at our next event? Email james@adventureuncovered.com

Previous speakers

Andy Middleton

Andy Middleton

Andy is a sustainable innovation specialist, advising organisations on strategies that accelerate the speed, scale and impact of change. Founder & Director, The TYF Group & Founding Partner, Do Lectures.

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Emily Penn

Emily Penn

Founder eXXpedition, Ocean Advocate and Skipper working on solving the plastic pollution crisis.

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Dhruv Boruah

Dhruv Boruah

Founder Thames Project and Adventurer, Campaigner, TEDx Speaker

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Ella Al-Shamahi

Ella Al-Shamahi

National Geographic Explorer and palaeoanthropologist Ella Al-Shamahi specialises in fossil hunting in unstable, hostile and disputed territories… and is also a stand-up comic.

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Fearghal O'Nuallain

Fearghal O'Nuallain

Fearghal is a Geography Teacher on a mission to make the world his classroom. Also an Explorer, Fellow at the Royal Geographical Society (RGS) and one of Adventure Uncovered's strongest advocates.

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Ellie Mackay

Ellie Mackay

Award-winning filmmaker specialising in conservation, healthcare and education documentary worldwide. Recently finished an expedition documenting pollution in India and the California with National Geographic

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Ashley Cooper

Ashley Cooper

Ashley Cooper is a professional photographer passionate about the environment, documenting the effects of global warming over the last 12 years.

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Julian Sayerer

Julian Sayerer

Julian is an Award Winning Author, Journalist, and Adventurer

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Hugo Tagholm

Hugo Tagholm

CEO of Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) since 2008, Hugo has channelled his passion for protecting our seas into effective campaigning that has been as informative as it has been touching.

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Adam Hall

Adam Hall

Adam Hall is Head of Sustainability at Internet Fusion and Surfdome, Europe's largest action sports retailer.

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Matt Fenton

Matt Fenton

Matt is CEO of Inspired Ventures and has helped build several successful social enterprises and travel companies. He believes that travel can be a key driver of social and environmental change.

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Oliver Steeds

Oliver Steeds

Oliver Steeds is a critically acclaimed international investigative journalist and broadcaster. His films, reports and series have been broadcast by NBC, ABC, Al Jazeera, Channel 4 and Discovery Channels.

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Alex Staniforth

Alex Staniforth

Alex is an adversity adventurer, keynote speaker, published author and charity fundraiser from Chester.

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Sponsors and partners

Arcteryx
Adventure Scientists
Merrell
Outdoor Swimmer
Geographical
Paramo
Craghoppers
Oceanographic
Generation E
Surfdome
Brake The Cycle
tyf
Another Escape
Adnams
Protect Our Winter
Love Trails
Living Alive
Bcorp
Running Charity
Wave Project
Protect Blue
Unlost
Fourpure
Inspired Ventures
Sup Kids
Rubymoon
Sail Britain
Active 360
Mind Over Mountains

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