Past event

Eco Machismo

Mon, Dec 13 2010 - 6:30pm

Eco Machismo

This program is postponed.

Saul Griffith, Co-founder, Squid Labs,, Makani Power; Inventor; Author
Chris Lindland, Founder,
Additional panelists TBA

Did you hear that the Department of the Interior has earmarked $900 million for a public service campaign to re-brand environmentalism? Read more »

Past event

Man-Made Clouds: Global Solution or Unintended Consequences?

Tue, Dec 7 2010 - 6:00pm

Man-made Clouds: Global Solution, or Unintended Consequences?

This program is postponed

Mark Z. Read more »

Past event

Blueprint for a Creative Culture: Building engagement in your organization

Wed, Dec 1 2010 - 6:00pm

Blueprint for a Creative Culture: Building Engagement in Your Organization

This program is postponed. The new date is March 23.

Kate Rutter, Senior Practitioner, Adaptive Path

As leaders, managers and workers, we’re responsible for the innovative thinking needed to explore ideas and envision solutions. It takes a team approach to create a culture that embraces creativity. How can workplace culture support creative thinking? What activities foster curiosity and collective engagement? Read more »

Past event

Timothy Sandefur:The Right to Earn A Living

Mon, Nov 8 2010 - 6:00pm

How Government Harms Economic Growth

Timothy Sandefur, Adjunct Scholar, CATO Institute; Author, The Right to Earn a Living

This event has been postponed.

Want to open a pest-control company or become a florist?  First you must spend two years and thousands of dollars to pass a licensing exam. Read more »

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Jim Leach: Civility in a Fractured Society

Thu, Oct 14 2010 - 12:00pm

Civility in a Fractured Society

This program is cancelled

Jim Leach, Chairman, National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)

A former Republican congressman from Iowa, Leach believes that civilization requires civility.  Since being appointed by President Obama as chair of the NEH, Leach has launched a 50-state civility tour to call attention to the disturbing growth of inflammatory political speech and discuss improving the quality of public discourse in America.  

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Nolan Bushnell: Finding the Next Steve Jobs

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Tue, Jun 25 2013 - 7:00pm

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Past event

Jonathan Moscone: Spunk, Blithe Spirit and Success at Cal Shakes

Wed, Aug 22 2012 - 6:30pm

Jonathan Moscone: Spunk, Blithe Spirit and Success at Cal Shakes

This program has been cancelled.

Artistic Director, California Shakespeare Theater

After taking charge of the California Shakespeare Theater in 2000, Moscone, son of San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and a Yale-trained director, turned around the once struggling troupe, molding it into one of the stars of the Bay Area theater scene. Read more »

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"The Groupon Phenomenon"

Thu, Jun 28 2012 - 7:00pm

The Groupon Phenomenon

This program is cancelled

Rob Solomon, Former Executive President, Groupon

Frank Sennett, Editor-in-chief and President, Time Out Chicago; Author, Groupon’s Biggest Deal Ever: The Inside Story of How One Insane Gamble, Tons of Unbelievable Hype, and Millions of Wild Deals Made billions for One Ballsy Joker

Kara Swisher, Co-founder and Co-executive Editor, All Things D – Moderator

Founded i Read more »

Past event

Sramana Mitra: 1M/1M

Thu, Aug 11 2011 - 6:30pm

Sramana Mitra

This program is cancelled

Founder, 1M/1M; Author, Vision India 2020

Mitra looks at the current challenges facing India and the untapped opportunities in technology, technology-enabled services, rural and slum development, energy, infrastructure, health care, film and education. She believes start-up companies in India could develop into billion-dollar enterprises in the next 10 years. Read more »

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