We’re happy to be able to continue collating all the performances, talks, panels, discussions, debates and demonstrations in this programme to make it as easy as possible for others to enjoy this excellent content from our distinguished colleagues.
For both the inaugural Global Vegfest 1 and the 2nd edition – aptly titled Global Vegfest 2, we saw contributions from many wonderful and dynamic speakers on a range of topics. Speakers such as Jackie Norman, Mitali Deypurkaystha, Leila Dehghan, Elly Nakajima, Ailya Khan, Simohamed Bouhakkaoui, Angel Lau, David Pannell, Dr Shireen Kassam, Sunni Patel, Rohini Bajekal, Annie Leymarie, Annette Henry, Esen Boyacigiller, Chantal Tomlinson, Mishkat Shehata, Rita Castanhito, Rachel Kabue, Kyobe Ashiraf, Bel Jacobs, and many more besides.
Now, since Global Vegfest 2, VegfestUK have been fortunate enough to announce our return to live events in the Autumn, with the long-awaited VegfestUK London returning to Olympia London on 12th & 13th November. With the experience we’ve gained since the first national lockdown in the UK in March 2020, we can’t wait to carry that influence over in person in November this year.
Before then however, we have time for more Global Vegfest online events, with another fantastic line up of guests, speakers and contributors crammed into a BIG day on Saturday 19th March.
Joining us once again are Plant Based Health Professionals UK, hosted by Leila Dehghan, & David Pannell & Lisa Fox of Vegan Business Tribe who have a whole area at VegfestUK London, ‘Vegan Business Tribe Live’. Also joining us once more are Sunny Satva, founder of Vegan Africa Fund & Danielle Maupertuis, vegan pastry chef extraordinaire. Philip Murphy & Gary Francione join us again to discuss animals at the heart of the movement, the wonderful vegan musician Vegan Queen V joins us to talk about the new album being released imminently, familiar face Karin Ridgers who will be taking care of our Plant Powered Planet stage at the London event this year is mkaing an appearance, along with Meera from Chaatit – the delicious VegfestUK-veteran caterer you’re going to have to try if you haven’t already. Benny Malone, author of ‘How to Argue With Vegans’ is back for another panel alongside Dr Roger Yates, a man who needs no introduction, and we’re hosting another ‘Veganism in Africa’ livestream, this time featuring Manaseh Leskary from Tanzania, Martin Stanley Adansi aka Unapologetic Vegtino and actor and director Majeed Suhuyini, both heralding from Ghana, in a series of conversations not to be missed.
A fantastic mix of personalities and expertise – not to be missed!
Check out all the livestreams, as well as information on speakers, contributors and the streams themselves in this – the Global Vegfest 3 Event Programme: