August 2013

Women at Risk: What's Ahead for Reproductive Rights?

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Thu, Oct 17 2013 - 12:00pm

Fran Moreland Johns, Author, Perilous Times: An Inside Look at Abortion Before – and after – Roe v. Wade 
Lisa Lindelef, Board Member, NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation Read more »

Living Technology Today/Artificial Life Tomorrow

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Tue, Oct 15 2013 - 6:00pm

Norman Packard, Ph.D., Founder and CEO, ProtoLife; Former CEO and Founder, The Prediction Company

ProtoLife CEO Packard will discuss the history and future of living technology, including the rise of wet artificial life. He will describe how new generations of artificial life will result from the current convergence of biotechnology and information technology. In studying these new forms of life, we may learn a thing or two about life itself. Read more »

Hunting an Elusive Killer

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Wed, Oct 2 2013 - 12:00pm

Fighting an Environmental Trigger for ALS, Alzheimer's and other Tangle Diseases

Paul Alan Cox, Ph.D., Institute for Ethnomedicine, Jackson Hole, Wyoming Read more »

Richard Wolffe

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Tue, Sep 24 2013 - 6:00pm

Richard Wolffe

Executive Editor, Msnbc.com; Former Senior White House Correspondent, Newsweek; Author, The Message: The Reselling of President Obama; Twitter: @richardwolffedc

Doug Sovern, Political Reporter, KCBS Radio; Twitter @SovernNation – Moderator Read more »

The Once and Future Delta: Water Plans for California

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Thu, Sep 19 2013 - 6:00pm

John Laird, California Secretary for Natural Resources
David Sundling, Ph.D., Thomas J. Graff Professor, College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley; Co-director, Berkeley Water Center Read more »

Admiral Jonathan W. Greenert

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Wed, Sep 25 2013 - 5:30pm

Admiral Jonathan W. Greenert

Chief of U.S. Naval Operations

General Anthony Zinni, Ret. - Moderator Read more »

The Future of Work Part II: Next-Generation Approaches to Finding a Great Job

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Thu, Sep 5 2013 - 6:30pm

This program is postponed. Please check back for a new date.

Ryan Coonerty, Co-founder, NextSpace; Author, The Rise of the Naked Economy
Richard Bolles, Author, What Color Is Your Parachute?
Anna Binder, Advisor, Readyforce; Board Chair, Emerge
Marty Nemko, Career Coach; Radio Host, "Work with Marty Nemko" – Moderator
Additional speakers TBA Read more »

U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew

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Thu, Aug 22 2013 - 1:00pm

Hon. Jacob J. Lew, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury; Twitter: @USTreasury

Adam Lashinsky, Senior Editor at Large, Fortune - Moderator; Twitter: @AdamLashinsky Read more »

Series highlights science for average Joe and Jane

Thu, Aug 1 2013
SF Examiner