Dr. Pamela Hampton-Garland, Assistant Professor of Adult Education, University of District Columbia, Dr. Robinson-Richards Delia, Program Coordinator, University of the District of Columbia, Washington DC, Dr. Poonam Gandhi, Associate Professor, Flame University, Pune, India, and Dr Myrna Nurse, Associate Professor of English, Department of English and Foreign Languages and Director, Women's and Gender Studies Minor, Delaware State University, Dover, DE


Thank you to our keynotes and honorary guest speakers for delivering their outstanding conference presentations and for connecting with participants, sharing their experiences, and mentoring young scholars. These talented public speakers have received the Advena World Amazing Speaker Award. ​

Francien Herlen Tomasowa, PhD. (Honorary Guest Speaker), Professor of Applied Linguistics and Education Director, Universitas Brawijava, Kota Malang, Indonesia | Dr. Supaporn Yimwilai (Honorary Guest Speaker), Faculty of Humanities, Srinakharinwirot University, Bangkok, Thailand.

Sudheer Shukla, Outreach Specialist, the DC Chapter of Biodiversity for a Livable Climate | Peter Fiekowsky, President, AVI LLC, and Member of the Board of Directors, RePower Capital Inc, and experienced lobbyist on Climate and Poverty issues.

Dr. Nirmaljit K. Rathee (Keynote- Education Research & Policy Conference), Director, Education Graduate Programs and Associate Professor, Delaware State University, Dover, DE | Dr. Chiquita Howard-Bostic (Keynote- 6th Women's Leadership Conference), Chair, Department of Sociology and Geography, Shepherd University, Shepherdstown, WV​.

Dr. Alice Khachian, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran |  Amanda L Anderson, PhD, Assistant Professor of English, Dept. of English and Foreign Languages, Delaware State University, Dover, DE. 

Maggie McDonnell, PhD candidate, Department of Integrated Studies in Education, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada | Osuagwu Godwin Onyewuchi, Lecturer, Department of Accounting, Faculty of Management Sciences, Federal University Dutsinna, Katsina State, Nigeria 

Keynote and Guest Speaker Honor Award Recipients

Recognizing Excellence. Promoting Research. Honoring Scholars.


Other Awards and certificates are presented to deserving authors, presenters, and participants at the conference.
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