Yoram Bauman, Ph.D., Author, The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change Jonah Sachs, CEO, Free Range
In these hot and crazy times, we all need some comic relief. Yoram Bauman, the world’s first and only stand-up economist, promises to inform and entertain us with his 20-minute routine. Then he will sit down to talk about using humor and storytelling as tools for combating the doom-and-gloom attitude that often marks discussions about melting glaciers and disappearing species. Read more »
A riveting inside account of the epic legal battle to overturn Proposition 8, this film follows the four plaintiffs and their legal team from San Francisco to the U.S. Supreme Court. Plaintiffs Kris Perry, Sandy Stier, Paul Katami, and Jeff Zarrillo as well as directors Ben Cotner and Ryan White will be in attendance.
The Case Against 8 is the Opening Night film for Frameline38: San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival, June 19–29.
Pascal Lee, Ph.D., Co-Founder & Chairman, The Mars Institute Angie Coiro, Host, “In Deep”- Moderator
The first human mission to Mars will be humanity’s greatest undertaking in space exploration in the 21st century. Dr. Lee will discuss progress being made around the world—from the Arctic to Antarctica, from basement labs to the International Space Station—to achieve the first human voyage to Mars.
C. Eugene Steuerle, Fellow, Urban Institute; Former Deputy Assistant Secretary, U.S. Treasury; Author, Dead Men Ruling: How to Restore Fiscal Freedom and Rescue Our Future Frank Yeary, Co-founder and Chairman, Level Money; Former Vice Chancellor, UC Berkeley Robert Friedman, Founder and Chair, Corporation for Enterprise Development – Moderator Read more »