Below you can find the speakers of AED 2018. Soon the complete list of speakers will be revealed.

Jeremy Rifkin has been an advisor to the leadership of the European Union since 2000 - as well as the European Parliament, and numerous EU heads of state, including Germany's Angela Merkel. He also advised the leadership of the Peoples Republic of China.

Beside that, Mr. Rifkin’s New York Times bestselling book, The Third Industrial Revolution, provided the blueprint for the economic transition to a post-carbon ecological society across the European Union.

With multiple entrepreneurs in the family, Marc van der Meulen grew up taking a proactive approach to life. This has lead to him being the founder of Enie.nl, through which he has helped thousands of people and organisations to switch to self-generated solar energy. After being trained by the former vice president of the United States - Al Gore – he is now an official Climate Reality Leader.

Hanna Verboom was the presenter of the well known music TV show Top of the Pops since 2004 and participated in multiple Dutch TV series.

She also starred in various Dutch movies and even made her way to international television by acting in Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo, de thriller Drifter, The Interior and The Seven of Daran.

Next to her acting career Hanna is ‘founding mother’ of the on demand video platform Cinetree. She is the founder of the crowdfunding patform GET IT DONE, where she helps to realise small human needs development projects.