Trish Tierney, Co-founder, Women’s Alliance for Knowledge Exchange; Former Executive Director, Institute of International Education Barbara Bylenga, Co-founder and Executive Director, SHE-CAN (formerly Open a Door) Julie Roberts, Health-care Executive; SHE-CAN Lead Mentor—Moderator Read more »
Sally Osberg, President and CEO, Skoll Foundation; Author, Getting Beyond Better: How Social Entrepreneurship Works Roger L. Martin, Former Dean, University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management; Co-author, Getting Beyond Better: How Social Entrepreneurship Works Tim Brown, CEO, IDEO—Moderator Read more »
Many wonder what the future will look like. A few visionaries try to recreate it. Jennings explores the golden age of American utopianism through the lens of five bold and eccentric dreamers who, in the wake of the Enlightenment and the onset of industrialism, confronted the messiness and injustice of a rapidly changing world. Read more »
Kimberly Bryant, Founder, Black Girls Code Ben Casnocha, Entrepreneur; Executive; Co-author, The Alliance: Managing Talent in the Networked Age and The Start-Up of You: Adapt to the Future, Invest in Yourself, and Transform Your Career Justin Dangel, Entrepreneur; Founder, Chairman of the Board and Former CEO, GOJI Steven C. Pitts, Associate Chair,UC Berkeley Center for Labor Research and Education Read more »
Candiece Milford, MFA John W. Milford, MHA, M. Div
The speakers will survey the retirement living options available in the Bay Area, from living at home to choosing a communal living option. Learn the key decision points in comparing rental, equity-based options, entry-fee communities, and assisted living. A spreadsheet answering frequently asked questions will be provided. Subsidized housing options are not included in this program.
Katrina vanden Heuvel, Editor and Publisher, The Nation Van Jones, Former White House Special Advisor for Green Jobs; CNN Commentator Robert Reich, Professor; Author; Former Secretary of Labor Ai-jen Poo, Director, National Domestic Workers Alliance Read more »
Melanne Verveer, Co-Founder, Seneca Point Global; Executive Director, Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security Kim Azzarelli, Co-Founder, Seneca Point Global; Chair and Co-founder, Avon Global Center for Women and Justice Andrea Jung, President and CEO, Grameen; Former CEO, Avon Products, Inc. Read more »
Lebanon has been plagued by war, political instability and refugee crises since its inception as a country in 1920. Simonian, an Assyrian Christian who was raised in Lebanon, will discuss the complicated ethnic and religious history of Lebanon and the sectarian conflict, which was the topic of his 2011 master’s thesis.