OUR SPEAKERS & PERFORMERS
Business & Entrepreneurship
Cat, location-independent illustrator, designer, and lettering artist will walk you through how she turned her side-hustle into a viable career by leveraging her creativity and business skills.
Pim is half Thai and half British and has been running Citylife, a media house with publications, websites, and various media PR and marketing services, for the past two decades. She’s well travelled, involved, active, opinionated and curious.
Lisa Byrd Nesser founded Thai Freedom House, Free Bird Cafe and My Best Life CNX all of which are Social Enterprises. Join her as she talks about this structure and how to live more intentionally and authentically through your business model.
Raya Is-sariyayossavadi is a Thai businesswoman, entrepreneur and philanthropist. She’s currently the President of the Tourism Association of Chiang Mai as well as being Managing Director at RAYA International Group. She was also Mrs Thailand International in 2016.
Jarunee (Bhummy) has extensive experience in academic research, sale, PR and marketing. She’s a founder or co-founder of four companies and has won several pitching competitions. She is also a team member of TEDx ChiangMai aswell as a traditional Lanna singer.
Eliana M. Reyes is a motivational speaker, author and founder of Made to Live™. Her session will help women explore the different roles, mindsets, and lies that keeps them from starting or building their visions.
Lamorna Cheesman from Studio Naenna and Antoinette Jackson from BeeConscious have been friends for over 6 years and each run a sustainable business. In this talk they will share their experiences and introduce an ethical view on product costs.
After living in Chiang Mai a few years, Amanda felt inspired to start her own fair trade women’s fashion company, Tropic Bliss. Tropic Bliss is a fully online company, with sales predominantly in the USA and garments produced in a boutique sewing workshop here in Chiang Mai.
Empowerment & Spirituality
Maia Mounsher is development practitioner will reflect on Gender and Development, the importance of engaging men to support women, and how we can all make choices to lift up the most vulnerable members of our society.
Nadiia is a certified Face Yoga trainer, who has seen great results in her own face. During this session we will examine our facial expressions and learn a few ways to start re-educating our muscles.
Ludivine comes from a family of artists and spiritual healers, so to her, spiritual healing is as natural as drinking water when you feel thirsty. She encountered bioresonance technology and uses it to continue her healing journey, to help as many as she can.
Music, Dance & Expression
Debra is a singer-songwriter from Western Australia. She writes and performs contemporary acoustic folk, turns her hand to poetry from time-to-time, and is also currently working on her first novel. Her music has often been described as lyrical, honest and emotionally moving.
Anna is the lead singer with Anna & Hasha, a band of pop / folk / jazz musicians based in Chiang Mai. They perform some of their own original songs which talk about life, the spiritual journey and love.
DJs at the After Party
April is a veteran of tech-house. Her sound flows between progressive house, tech-house, deep house, and her trademark is bouncy rock-the-dance floor tunes.
DJ Faii (FUFU)
DJ Faii, also known as FUFU loves hip-hop and R&B music. She’s been DJing for a year and loves the spirit of people when they dance.
Sugar K’s music is best described as high octane, abstract and arty, with continuous energy, and block-rocking beats. Her style of music ranges from tech house, techno, and electronica.
DJ Baby$cash holds a degree in Music Business and has formed two electronic pop bands. She currently DJs in both Bangkok and Chiang Mai. She enjoys playing R’n’B, Hip-Hop, Funk, Neo-Soul and Future music.
Phoebeats is a DJ and artist, absorbing inspiration wherever she goes. Her music has African influences, from fluid, bouncy beats, to dark techno and house.