The top experts in a broad range of subjects discuss the world’s top issues

REAL world solutions

Learn about positive, real solutions to our biggest global issues 

spreading hope

The world needs hope today like never before to become Unreasonable Optimists

About us

Experience actual Good News & Hope instead of the usual doom & gloom

There has never been a problem that doesn’t have a solution and we believe that by facing the world’s issues head on with the most celebrated experts from around the globe is a good first step.

The Power of Collaboration

The world is interconnected and we all have a part to play in making it a better place.

Uniting Communities

The Unreasonable Optimist video series is a platform for people to come together and share ideas, knowledge, and experiences in the search for practical solutions to the world’s biggest issues.

Breaking Down barriers

Our speakers share one common goal: finding a better way to tackle the problems faced by humanity. These innovative ideas inspire us to think differently and work collaboratively.

Building a stronger future

The power of coming together to create innovative, inclusive and more sustainable solutions to the world’s challenges is immense. But we can do it together.

diverse perspectives

Speakers from different backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives fosters innovative and unconventional solutions to some of the world’s most pressing issues.

Conversations that matter.

The Unreasonable Optimists address the most pressing issues of our time in a positive way, creating a pathway to solutions.

Climate change
Artificial intelligence
clean energy
Food insecurity
FUTURE of work
health & wellness
future of learning
inspiring action
social media
the metaverse
Quantum computing
mindset & purpose

Our Team

We are the Unreasonable Optimists

Terry Waghorn

Executive Producer

Terry Waghorn, CEO and founder of Katerva, is a visionary entrepreneur and leader known for his ability to recognize greatness in companies before they become widely recognized.

Anthony Zolezzi

Executive Producer

Anthony Zolezzi is a renowned entrepreneur, sustainability leader, and author who has founded over a dozen successful companies, including Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.

Jeff Smith


Jeff Smith is an innovator at the intersection of technology and marketing, having produced thousands of hours of content, including two movies and three TV series.

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