Vegan Activists Hub

More than 20 animal advocates to expand upon ways we can speak up for our animal cousins in the day-to-day, to worldwide grassroots initiatives; located in the ground floor foyer underneath the East staircase.

Kindly hosted by vegan activist Jeremy Hess

Timetable

Saturday

11:30

The Original Hunt Sabs

Dave Wetton

Dave Wetton started sabbing back in 1964, and he’s remained an animal activist ever since. Dave shares a few stories[…]

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Dave Wetton

12:00

Veganism On The Map, How Do We Best Represent It?

Bob Love

Exploring how veganism has become established within the mainstream, how it is viewed by others, and the different forms of[…]

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Bob Love

12:30

Everyday Activism For All Vegans - How To Go From Armchair Vegan To Overnight Activist

Jessica Michael

With now over 70 billion land animals being slaughtered for food, entertainment, clothing and furnishing each year, once we have[…]

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Jessica Michael

1:00

What can counselling teach us about vegan activism?

Tom Gale-Batten

In this talk, Tom will share his insights on his journey to becoming an activist. In addition, he will expand[…]

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Tom Gale-Batten

1:30

Everyday Actions for Animals - Embedding Vegan Advocacy in the Day-to-Day

Amy Bourne

Amy will share tips on how she got into vegan activism without being overwhelmed, and how busy people with other[…]

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Amy Bourne

2:00

What is Animal Rights?

Jeremy Hess

Jeremy will discuss the true meaning of animal rights and how we can incorporate this into our advocacy using real-life[…]

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Jeremy Hess

2:30

Motivational Methods for Animal Advocacy

Dr. Casey Taft

This talk will focus on how to most effectively motivate others to go vegan, from a behavioral change perspective. Principles[…]

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Dr. Casey Taft

3:30

3 Ways to Reduce Burnout and Be at Your Most Effective

James Poet

Tools that are not looked after tend to become inefficient, ineffective and can often breakdown. Tools that are cared for[…]

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James Poet

4:00

FRIEND Farm Animal Sanctuary: 25 Years of Animal Rescue

Mark Eaton

For 25 years FRIEND has provided sanctuary for both animals and people. Mark will share his experience running one of[…]

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Mark Eaton

4:30

ARTivism & Disruption

Aiyana Goodfellow

Thirteen year old animal rights activist Aiyana Goodfellow (@that_vegan_girl_aiyana) will be performing a choice few of her ARTivism pieces, including[…]

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Aiyana Goodfellow

5:00

Empowerment, Connection and the First Global Activism Platform that will Streamline and Normalise the Revolution

Peter Ak

Peter will talk about some pivotal experiences from his past, why he thinks activism has become essential now and also[…]

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Peter Ak

Sunday

10:30

Pace & Peace: Vegan Activism and the Running Community

Amy Robson, PhD, PT

A talk on how to effectively use running as a tool for promoting the vegan message, and how to navigate[…]

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Amy Robson, PhD, PT

11:00

Cannabis (Hemp) - The World's Most Versatile, Sustainable and Environmentally Friendly Plant

Gail Dunsbee

Cannabis (Hemp) is the most remarkable plant on earth, no other plant provides such a diverse and powerful range of[…]

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Gail Dunsbee

11:30

Vegans Against World Hunger

Helen Wright, Julian Wilkinson

During this talk, Helen and Julian will explain how Vegans Against World Hunger seeks to alleviate hunger by supporting projects[…]

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Helen Wright

Julian Wilkinson

12:00

Effective Outreach and Finding the Right Advocacy For You

Alex Douglas

Alex will share various outreach strategies, how to implement them, and how to use self-care to keep ourselves sustainable through[…]

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Alex Douglas

12:30

From Shy Vegan to Confidently Saving the World - the Beauty of Being an Animal Rights Activist

Marloes Wanrooij

Being vegan can be lonely and being an activist can be hard. But combine the two and it’s a (cruelty-free)[…]

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Marloes Wanrooij

1:00

What is the Save Movement?

Sussex Animal Save

Marc Gurney & George Horlock from Sussex Animal Save will explain what the Save Movement is, how it works, the[…]

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Sussex Animal Save

1:30

What is a DxE Disruption?

DxE Brighton

DxE Brighton will be discussing what it means to take part in a disruption, exactly how they put into action[…]

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DxE Brighton

2:00

How Will Animal Sanctuaries Play a Role in a Vegan Future?

Mark Eaton

With veganism on the rise sanctuaries play a pivotal role in building vegan awareness and providing a home for animals[…]

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Mark Eaton

2:30

What do Hunt Saboteurs Do?

Brighton Hunt Saboteurs

Foxhunting has been made illegal for over a decade yet it still happens every week. We’ll be finding out the[…]

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Brighton Hunt Saboteurs

3:00

Easy Outreach

Louis Fox

Louis will explore his experiences and thoughts with outreaches and how something as simple as a piece of cake and[…]

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Louis Fox

3:30

Finding a Form of Activism That's Right For You

Paul Hendy

From street outreach to protesting at the greyhound race track and starting the first vegan fair in Worthing, Paul will[…]

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Paul Hendy

4:00

Can Anyone really make a Difference? (BSL Interpretation available)

Phoebe Frampton

Phoebe Frampton shares the story of how and why she and her sister created The Earthlings Experience, which has since[…]

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Phoebe Frampton