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 »
Mourad Lahlou: New Morrocan This program is postponed Mourad Lahlou, Chef, Aziza, Author, Mourad: New Moroccan
Arriving in California from Marrakesh in 1985 to go to college, a homesick, young Lahlou began to channel memories of watching his mother and aunts as they prepared traditional Moroccan dishes at home. In 2001, he opened Michelin-starred Aziza in San Francisco, named after his mother, where he adopts traditional Moroccan dishes in stunningly creative ways. Read more »
Ken Denmead This program is postponed. Keeping checking back for a new date.
Editor and Publisher, GeekDad.com; Author, The Geek Dad’s Guide to Weekend Fun Want to learn how to build a robot from scratch? Or create the ultimate slip n’ slide? Get your geek on with GeekDad’s Ken Denmead. Learn more about fun DIY projects, experiments and weekend adventures that the whole family can do together. Read more »
Michael C. Sekora: Technology-Based Planning, the Foundation of All Competitive Advantage
President, Quadrigy, Inc. This program has been postponed.
Sekora, who was the founder and director of Project Socrates, a U.S. intelligence community initiative under President Reagan, will posit that the shift from technology-based planning to economic-based planning has caused our nation to lose its ability to compete economically. Read more »
Trade in Your Rights: Russia’s Circuitous March to Democracy This program is postponed. There is currently no new date. Pavel Khodorkovsky, President, Institute of Modern Russia
Khodorkovsky asserts that supporting civil society is critical in Russia’s current human rights and political environment. The son of Mikhail Khodorkovsky, well-known political prisoner, businessman and author, Pavel can’t return to Russia for fear of endangering his father. Read more »
Reform in Morocco: Evolution, not Revolution This program is postponed until February 26. Register for the new event here. André Azoulay, Senior Advisor to King Mohammed VI of Morocco
Well known in Europe and Africa for his work in business development, Azoulay was a leading architect of the remarkable economic reforms and growth Morocco has experienced over the last three decades. Read more »