2014 Conference


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Trust Conference is committed to finding real solutions to fight slavery, empower women, and advance human rights worldwide. The annual event convenes global corporations, lawyers, government representatives, and pioneers at the forefront of the fight for human rights.

The annual conference brings together over 700 global leaders from 60 countries including Brazil, Australia, China, India, Kyrgyzstan and Switzerland. The two-day event reaches 65 million people worldwide through extensive media coverage and highly interactive social media engagement.

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2014 Speakers

Trust 2014 Conference brought together world leaders and inspirational campaigners with powerful stories and solutions for change.

Anish Kapoor


Belinda Goldsmith

Editor-in-Chief, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Benjamin Skinner

Founder and Principal, Transparentem

Bennett Freeman

Senior Vice President, Sustainability Research and Policy, Calvert

Carol Robles-Román

Co-President & CEO, ERA Coalition and the Fund for Women's Equality

Cathy Russell

Former U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues

Chris Burkett

Associate, Baker & McKenzie LLP

Christopher White

Program manager, U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

Cyrus R. Vance, Jr.

District Attorney, New York County

Dan Viederman

Managing Director, Humanity United

David Batstone

President and Co-Founder, Not For Sale; CEO, Dignitá

Deependra Giri

Survivor and President of Safety First Foundation

Emma Bonino

Former Italian Foreign Minister

Eva Kail

Gender expert, Urban Planning Group, City of Vienna

Evelyn Chumbow

Survivor, advocate and leader, National Survivor Network

Henriette Kolb

Head of the Gender Secretariat, International Finance Corporation

James Kofi Annan

President, Challenging Heights

Jamie Drummond

Co-founder and Executive director, ONE

Jean Baderschneider

CEO, Global Fund to End Slavery

Jess Search

CEO Doc Society

Kailash Satyarthi

Nobel Peace Prize Recipient & Children's Rights Activist

Kalpana Viswanath

Co-founder, Safetipin (India)

Kamran Azim

Chief operating officer, Kashf Foundation

Karen Friedman Agnifilo

Chief Assistant District Attorney District Attorney’s Office, New York County

Kevin Hyland

Former UK Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner

Laura Bates

Founder, Everyday Sexism Project

Livia Firth

Creative Director, Eco-Age and Founder of the Green Carpet Challenge

Liz Kellison

Deputy director, Financial Services for the Poor, Gates Foundation

Louise Nicholls

Head of Responsible Sourcing, Marks & Spencer

Marcela Loaiza

Survivor of sex trafficking and founder, La Fundación Marcela Loaiza

Mark Goldring

Chief Executive, OXFAM

Martina Vandenberg

Founder & President, The Human Trafficking Pro Bono Legal Center

Mary Ellen Iskenderian

President and CEO, Women’s World Banking

Muhammad Yunus

Nobel Peace Prize Winner

Nazir Afzal

Former Chief Executive of the Police & Crime Commissioners for England & Wales

Nick Grono

President and CEO, The Freedom Fund

Pascale Dubois

Chief Suspension and Debarment Officer, World Bank

Peter Rabley

Venture Partner, Omidyar Network

Raheb Alwany

Syrian doctor and Human Rights defender

Randy Newcomb

President and CEO, Humanity United

Renato Bignami

Labour Inspector, Programme for the Eradication of Slavery (Brazil)

Rosario Perez

President and Chief Executive Officer, Pro Mujer

Simon Constantine

Head of Ethical Buying, Head Perfumer at Lush

Stephen Dunbar-Johnson

President, International, The New York Times Company

2014 Conference Videos

Conference Themes

THEME 02:38

Women in Cities

THEME 02:26

Women and Finance

Speeches and Talks




Closing Plenary


Action Groups Report

Special Event


Special Evening Event

2014 Conference Photos

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