Vegan Activists Hub

This area looks at practical forms of vegan activism as well as self-care for vegan activists and reflections on the efficacy of various types of campaigning; located on Level 1 of Olympia Central

Timetable

Saturday

11:00am

10 Steps to Going Vegan

Rob Masterson

Are you thinking about going vegan? Have you tried being vegan before but come across some challenges? Are you a[…]

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Rob Masterson

12:00pm

Sustainability through Self-Care

Jeremy Hess

In this talk, Jeremy will share tips and strategies to stay positive in a pre-vegan world. A great talk to reflect[…]

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Jeremy Hess

1:00pm

Food Activism and Vegan Entrepreneurship

Jennifer Eric

This talk will cover the following: a. What is food activism?b. What are we trying to accomplish by food activism?c.[…]

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Jennifer Eric

2:00pm

Why we Bear Witness

Dina Aherne

Insight into The Save Movement & why bearing witness is such an integral part of activism.

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Dina Aherne

3:00pm

How to Create an Ethical Vegan Wardrobe

Sascha Camilli

Everything you need to know about veganising your style. Find out what fabrics to avoid and why, how to be[…]

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Sascha Camilli

4:00pm

How do we become effective at vegan advocacy?

Robbie Lockie

bringing down the tree of carnism using the power of technology, media and education.

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Robbie Lockie

5:00pm

A Psychological Approach to Veganism

Isabel Richter

Human behaviour is complex and understanding it is almost impossible. We all are pushed and pulled into various directions every[…]

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Isabel Richter

Sunday

11:30am

Bring people together through food

Omari McQueen

Omari will be speaking about:   • Dipalicious how & why he started. • becoming vegan. • being a vegan[…]

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Omari McQueen

12:00pm

Thriving as a Vegan: Mental Health and Communication

Clare Mann

Burn-out and hopelessness is all too common in animal activism. What strategies and techniques can we implement so we don’t[…]

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Clare Mann

1:00pm

Fighting Bull Fighting

Carlos Barbon, Oscar Del Castillo

Each year in Spain, 70,000 bulls are tortured and killed in the name of bull fighting. In this talk, Carlos[…]

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Carlos Barbon

Oscar Del Castillo

2:00pm

Dairy Dark Secrets: Undercover Investigations on British Dairy Farms

Michelle Baxter Wickham

Animal Equality’s investigations inside British dairy farms hit the headlines in 2016, 2017 and 2018, shocking many Brits and challenging[…]

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Michelle Baxter Wickham

3:00pm

How to Tame your Inner Angry Vegan

Gabriela Lerner

We’ve all been there. At some point in our vegan journey we will be angry, whether we like it or[…]

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Gabriela Lerner

4:00pm

Filling The Cup: Self Care Practices For The Ailing Activist

Emmeline Peaches

‘You cannot pour from an empty cup’ Truer words have never been said when it comes to activism. However, when[…]

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Emmeline Peaches