The titles of the speakers listed in this section are, to the best of our knowledge, current as of the date of the event.

Msgr. Lorenzo Albacete

Theologian and author
2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014

Nancy Albin

Co-founder of Los Angeles Habilitation House
2016

Jackie Aldrette

Managing Director, AVSI-USA
2016

Lewis Alexander

Global Chief Economist, Citigroup
2009

John Allen

CNN Vatican Analyst, National Catholic Reporter Correspondent
2009

Frank Anderson

Former Chief, Near East Division, Directorate of Operations, CIA
2012

Christopher Bacich

US Coordinator of Communion and Liberation
2011 | 2012

Marc Beauchamp

Orthopedic surgeon
2016

Rose Marie Beebe

Prof. of Spanish, Santa Clara University
2016

Paul Bhatti

Pakistan's Minister for National Harmony
2013

James Biber

Architect
2016

Lindsay Blakely

Los Angeles Bureau Chief of Inc. magazine
2016

Chris Blattman

Professor of Political Science, Columbia University
2016

Andrew Bloch

Music performer, producer, and recording engineer
2016

David Bloom

Musician
2016

Francesco Boin

Rheumatologist, Director of the Scleroderma Clinic, UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco
2016

Carolina Brito

Dean of Curriculum and Instruction, Cristo Rey High School, Boston
2016

Darren Burris

Director of Instruction, Boston Collegiate Chartered Schools
2015

Fr. Peter Cameron, O.P.

Editor-in-Chief of Magnificat
2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016

Hope Carlson

Chief Development Officer at the Museum of Man in San Diego
2015

Paolo Carozza

Director of the Kellogg Institute at Notre Dame University
2016

Julián Carrón

President of the Fraternity of Communion and Liberation
2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016

Marta Cartabia

Vice-President of the Constitutional Court of Italy
2015

Laurie Collins Quirk

Chair of the English Department of Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School, Washington D.C.
2015

Maura Kate Costello

PhD candidate, University of Maryland
2016

Timothy Cardinal Dolan

Archbishop of New York
2015 | 2016

Ross Douthat

New York Times Columnist
2012

Timothy Dusenbury

Composer
2016

H.E. Cardinal Edward M. Egan

Archbishop Emeritus of New York
2013

Paul Elie

Author & Senior Editor at Farrar, Straus and Giroux
2010

Wael Farouq

Professor of the Arabic Language Institute at the American University in Cairo
2012

Cristiano Ferrario

Oncologist, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal
2016

Jonathan Fields

Composer
2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016

Peter Fields

Freshman at City College of New York
2016

David Flatto

Associate Professor of Law, Religion, and History at Penn State Law
2014

Seth Freeman

Assistant Professor, NYU Stern
2009

Donna Freitas

Author and lecturer
2015

Armando Fumagalli

Director of the Masters Program in Screenwriting and Production for TV, Milan Catholic University
2015

Jamel Gaines

Choreographer
2015

Jonathan Galassi

President and Publisher of Farrar, Straus and Giroux
2011

John Garvey

President of Catholic University of America
2011

Clara Gaymard

VP of Government Strategy and Sales at GE International, and President and CEO of GE France
2011

Naomi Genuard

Mother
2016

Mary Ann Glendon

Learned Hand Professor of Law at Harvard University, President of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences, and former U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See
2012

Francis Greene

Art historian
2013

Brad Gregory

Associate Professor of History, University of Notre Dame
2010

Fr. Sidney Griffith

Professor of Semitic Languages and Literature at the Catholic University of America
2012

Enrico Grugnetti

Geriatric nurse
2015

Fabrice Hadjadj

Writer and philosopher
2014

Michael Hanby

Professor of Biotechnology and Culture, Pontifical John Paul II Institute
2013

Stanley Hauerwas

Christian Theologian & Ethicist, Duke University Divinity School
2010

Carla Hendra

Founding Chairman, Global Strategy & Innovation at Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide
2011

Tony Hendra

Writer and author
2013 | 2014

Abigail Holtz

High School Teacher in Maryland
2016

Fr. Albert Holtz

Teacher, St. Benedict Prep., Newark
2015

David Horowitz

Musician
2014 | 2016

Annette Insdorf

Director of Undergraduate Film Studies, Columbia University
2015

Tom Jones

Former astronaut
2016

Matthew Kaminski

Member of The Wall Street Journal's Editorial Board
2012

Joakim Koech

Principal, Cardinal Otunga High School, Nairobi, Kenya
2016

Harold Korell

Chairman of the Board of Southwestern Energy
2013

Priscilla La Porte

Sister of Cadet Matthew La Porte, recipient of the Airman Medal for his heroic actions during the April 16, 2007 Virginia Tech shooting
2016

Maria Teresa Landi

Senior Investigator at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
 Dr. Landi speaks at New York Encounter in her personal capacity.
2015

Margaret Laracy

Psychologist
2016

Maurizio Maniscalco

President of New York Encounter
2013 | 2016

Raffaella Mariani

Lecturer
2015

"Blue Lou" Marini

Saxophonist, arranger, and composer
2011 | 2014

Msgr. Ronald Marino

Vicar for Migrant and Ethnic Apostolates Diocese of Brooklyn
2016

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin

Archbishop of Dublin
2012

John McCarthy

Dean of the School of Philosophy, Catholic University of America
2013

William McGurn

Columnist at the Wall Street Journal
2011

Fr. José Medina

Teacher and U.S. coordinator of Communion and Liberation
2014 | 2015 | 2016

Kenneth Miller

Professor of Biology at Brown University
2011 | 2015

Jane Milosch

Director, Provenance Research Initiative, Office of the Undersecretary for History, Art, and Culture, at the Smithsonian Institution
2012

Sebastián Modarelli

Composer
2016

Maria Elena Monzani

Astrophysicist at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
2016

Michael Naughton

Director of the John A. Ryan Institute for Catholic Social Thought, University of Saint Thomas
2014

Jennifer Nedelsky

Professor of Law, University of Toronto
2015

Edward Nelson

Professor of Mathematics, Princeton University
2009

Pedro Noguera

Peter L. Agnew Professor of Education, New York University
2014

Archbishop Amel Nona

Exiled Chaldean Catholic Archbishop of Mosul, Iraq
2016

Martin Nowak

Professor of Biology and Mathematics, Harvard University
2015

Seán Cardinal Patrick O’Malley

Archbishop of Boston
2011 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016

Mikhail Nikolayevich Odnoralov

Artist
2013

Paolo Palamara

Architect, real estate developer and builder
2015

Martin Palous

President of the Václav Havel Library Foundation
2014

Elizabeth Peralta

Student at Saint Francis College
2015

Salvatore Petrosino

Director of the Film, Video and Animation Department, School of Visual Arts
2015 | 2016

Giulio Piscitelli

Photographer
2016

Fr. Pierbattista Pizzaballa

Custodian of the Holy Land
2016

Richard Potts

Director of the Human Origins Program at the Smithsonian
2015

Dermot Quinn

Professor of History at Seton Hall University, a member of the Board of Advisors of the G. K. Chesterton Institute for Faith & Culture, and Associate Editor of The Chesterton Review
2013

Massimo Robberto

Full Scientist at the Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore
2013

Davide Rondoni

Author and Poet
2011

Jeffrey Sachs

Director of the Earth Institute at Columbia University
2016

Dominick Salvatore

Director PhD Program in Economics, Fordham University
2009

Fr. Samir Khalil Samir, SJ

Professor of Islamic Studies, University of Saint Joseph, Beirut
2014

Paige Sanchez

Associate Superintendent of Mission Effectiveness, Archdiocese of New York
2015

Stephen Sanchez

Principal, Our Lady of Mount Carmel School, New York
2015 | 2016

Lisa Schiltz

Professor of Law, Thomas J. Abood Research Scholar, University of St. Thomas
2013

David Schindler

Dean Emeritus of the Pontifical John Paul II Institute at Catholic University of America
2014

Bernhard Scholz

President of Companionship of Works, an international network of 35,000 profit and not-for-profit entities
2014

Robert Senkewicz

Professor of History at Santa Clara University
2014

John Sexton

President of NYU
2010

Kimberly Shankman

Dean of Benedictine College
2015

Timothy Shriver

Chairman of Special Olympics
2015

Valerie Smaldone

Actress
2016

Christian Smith

Wm. R. Kenan Jr. Professor of Sociology, University of Notre Dame
2015

Dario Snaidero

President and CEO of Snaidero USA
2015

Roberto Snaidero

Chairman of Salone del Mobile.Milano
2015 | 2016

Archibald Spencer

Professor of Theology, Northwest Baptist Theological Seminary, Canada
2015

Joshua Stancil

Former inmate
2016

Marcie Stokman

Well-Read Mom founder
2016

Peter Stokman

Cardiologist, Minneapolis Heart Institute, Crosby
2016

Margaret Stokman

High school student
2016

Brad Stuart

Chief Medical Officer of Sutter Care at Home
2015

Daniel Sulmasy

Professor of Medicine & Ethics, University of Chicago
2010

Charles Townes

Nobel Prize winner in Physics
2011

Evelyn Troester DeGraf

Musician
2016

Jean Vanier

Founder of L'Arche communities
2015

Gabriele Vanoni

Composer
2016

Christopher Vath

Pianist
2015 | 2016

Richard Veras

Fr. Richard Veras is the Director of Pastoral Formation at St. Joseph's Seminary
2014

Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò

Apostolic Nuncio to the U.S.
2014

Giorgio Vittadini

Professor of Statistics, University of Milan, Italy
2016

Rebecca Vitz Cherico

Instructor in Spanish Studies, Villanova University
2016

Michael Waldstein

Professor of Theology, Ave Maria University
2011

John Waters

Irish Times columnist
2015 | 2016

Joseph Weiler

University Professor at NYU School of Law
2011

Andreas Widmer

Director of the Entrepreneurship Programs, Catholic University of America
2016

Christian Wiman

Poet and Senior Lecturer, Yale Divinity School
2016

John Witte

Professor of Law, Emory University
2015

Gregory Wolfe

Editor of Image
2016

Marta Zaknoun

Journalist
2016

Krzysztof Zanussi

Movie Director
2012

Changsheng Zhang

Joint PhD candidate, research fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston
2016