Upcoming Events

February 26, 2018 8:45 am TO 5:15 pm

  • National Cancer Summit
    • Genes – Dr. Olufunmilayo I. Olopade – University of Chicago
    • Immunology – Dr. Olivera Finn – Pittsburgh University
    • Resistance – Dr. Ken Anderson – Dana Farber
    • Microbiome – George Prendergast PhD – Lankenau Institute
    • Moderator – Dr. Otis Brawley – chief medical officer, ACS
  • Longevity – a new map for life
    • Laura Carstensen PhD – Founder/Director Longevity Center @ Stanford University
    • Philip Pizzo – Founder/Director DCI (Distinguished Careers Institute)
    • Andrew Scott PhD – author, “100 Year Life”
    • Stephen Johnston – CEO, Aging 2.0
  • The Arts
    • Matthew Whitaker – 15 year old blind jazz piano prodigy
    • Time for Three – classically-trained string trio
    • Jock Reynolds – Director Yale Art Galleries
  • Visionaries
    • Astro Teller – Caption of Moonshots – Google X
  • Making a Difference – Game Changers
    • Brad Myles – Polaris – eradicate modern slavery
    • Elizabeth Hausler – BuildChange – building sustainable housing
    • Jake Woods – Team Rubicon – volunteer disaster teams
  • Science and Technology – Explainer/Synthesizers – looking at the future
    • Daniel Franklin – author, “Megatech 2050”– 18 experts on the impact of technology in 2050
    • Luke Dormehl – author, “Thinking Machines”- artificial intelligence
    • Laura Galante – Cybersecurity expert
    • Keith Boesky – Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality
  • WOW!
    • Arthur Benjamin – Mathamagician
    • Amar Bakshi – Shared_Studios
  • Education
    • Sydney Morris –CEO, Educators 4 Excellence
    • Sarah DeWitt – PBS Digital Children’s Services
  • Great Institutions
    • David Skorton – Secretary, Smithsonian Institution
  • History and Contemporary Society
    • Derek Thompson – author, “Hit Makers”
    • Michael Dimock – CEO, Pew Research Center

plans as of August 2017