Mineta National Policy Summit (6/20/14)

Introduction by Norman Y. Mineta, U.S. Secretary of Transportation (retired)
Keynote Address by Therese McMillan, Federal Transit Deputy Administrator
Asha Weinstein Agrawal, Director, MTI National Transportation Finance Center
Steve Heminger, Executive Director, Metropolitan Transportation Commission
Michael Melaniphy, CEO, American Public Transportation Association Read more »


Week to Week Political Roundtable and Member Social 6/30/14

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Melissa Griffin Caen, Contributor, KPIX-TV and San Francisco Magazine; Attorney
Mollie Reilly, Deputy Politics Editor, Huffington Post
Martin G. Reynolds, Senior Editor, Community Engagement and Training, Bay Area News Group/Digital First Media; Co-founder, Voices
John Zipperer, Vice President of Media and Editorial, The Commonwealth Club — Host

Past event

Up Close With Marga Gomez

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Wed, Aug 27 2014 - 12:00pm

Marga Gomez, Comedian; Playwright; Humorist; Twitter @margagomez Read more »

Upcoming event

Stanley B. Prusiner: Madness and Memory

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Tue, Oct 28 2014 - 6:00pm

Stanley B. Prusiner, MD, Director, Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases; Professor, Department of Neurology, UCSF; Winner, Nobel Prize for Medicine Read more »


Deborah Rodriguez: From Afghanistan to Mexico (6/20/14)

Deborah Rodriguez, Author, Kabul Beauty School and Margarita Wednesdays: Making a New Life by the Mexican Sea
Marcela Davison Aviles, President and CEO/Executive Producer, ¡VivaFest! - Moderator


Texas Governor Rick Perry: Energy Independence in America (6/11/14)

Rick Perry, Governor, Texas
Greg Dalton, Founder and Host, Climate One, The Commonwealth Club — Moderator


Freakonomics with Steven Levitt & Stephen Dubner (5/20/14)

Steven Levitt, Author, Think Like a Freak, Freakonomics and SuperFreakonomics
Stephen Dubner, Author, Think Like a Freak, Freakonomics and SuperFreakonomics
In conversation with Kishore Hari, Director, Bay Area Science Festival


Inside College Football: Ask the Commissioners (5/21/14)

Larry Scott, Commissioner, Pac 12; Former Chairman and CEO, Women’s Tennis Association; Former President and COO, ATP Properties
James Delany, Commissioner, Big 10
Ted Robinson, Emmy Award-winning Broadcaster; Announcer, Pac 12 Network, and San Francisco 49ers – Moderator 


Michael McFaul: Former U.S. Ambassador to Russia (5/27/14)

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Michael McFaul, Former U.S. Ambassador to Russia
Dr. Gloria Duffy, President & CEO, The Commonwealth Club – Moderator 


Timothy Geithner - Former US Secretary of Treasury (5/29/14)

Timothy Geithner, Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury; Author, Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises
Bethany McLean, Contributing Editor, Vanity Fair – Moderator 

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