Postponed

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Postponed: Rick Gilbert: Speaking Up - Surviving Executive Presentations

Wed, Jul 25 2012 - 6:00pm

Speaking Up: Surviving Executive Presentations

This program is postponed

Rick Gilbert, Founder and Chairman, PowerSpeaking, Inc.; Author, Speaking Up: Surviving Executive Presentations

In middle management, you live with ambiguity, lack of control and chaos. To get things done, you must present your ideas to people up the chain, and those presentations can be brutal. Careers can come unwound in a matter of minutes if a presenter at the top level doesn’t know the rules. Read more »

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Rebecca Costa: The Watchman's Rattle - Thinking Our Way Out of Extinction

Wed, Jul 18 2012 - 6:00pm

The Watchman's Rattle: Thinking Our Way Out of Extinction

This program is postponed until November 8

Rebecca Costa, Interviewer, The Costa Report, Author, The Watchman's Rattle: Thinking Our Way Out of Extinction

Sociobiologist Costa asks what happens to us when complexity exceeds our ability to handle it. Read more »

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Connected Health: How Technology is Revolutionizing Healthcare

Tue, Jun 26 2012 - 6:00pm

Connected Health: How Technology Is Revolutionizing Health Care

This program is postponed

Jody Ranck, Analyst, mHealth Alliance,UN Foundation and IntraHealth International; Principal Investigator, Public Health Institute; Author, Connected Health

In conversation with Scott Stropkay,Co-founder, Essential

Mobiles, big data, the Internet and social media are the early stages of a new algorithmic revolution that offers the opportunity to transform health systems. Read more »

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Raj Patel: Stuffed and Starved (SV)

Thu, Jun 14 2012 - 7:00pm

Raj Patel: Stuffed and Starved

Raj Patel, Activist, Academic, Author, Stuffed and Starved and The Value of Nothing

This program is being postponed. Check back for new date soon.

Half the world is malnourished, the other half obese. Why is there such a large discrepancy between the haves and the have-nots for what we all need: food? Read more »

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Einar Enevoldson: The Perlan Project- Climate Science and Altitude Record

Thu, May 31 2012 - 6:00pm

The Perlan Project: Climate Science and Altitude Record

This program has been moved to October 23

Einar Enevoldson, Founder and Chairman, Perlan Project

The Perlan Project is dedicated to building and flying a manned research glider to 90,000 feet in altitude, or “near space”, to study what role the strong stratospheric winds called the “polar vortex,” play in ozone depletion and how they influence global weather patterns. Read more »

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Week to Week 5/25/12

Fri, May 25 2012 - 12:00pm

Week to Week: May 25, 2012

This program has been postponed; please join us at our next Week to Week program on June 29, or our special evening program with reception on July 30. Read more »

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Will Durst:Postponed

Thu, May 31 2012 - 6:00pm

The Truth, the Whole Truth, and Just a Few Minor Exaggerations

Will Durst
, Political Satirist Read more »

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Daniel Patterson: The Taste of Place

Mon, Apr 30 2012 - 6:30pm
Daniel Patterson: The Taste of Place

POSTPONED
 
Daniel Paterson, Chef and Owner, Coi, Plum, and Il Cane Rosso
 
Paterson has long been the poster child for the innovative spirit characteristic of Northern California’s food scene. His culinary artistry invokes all aspects of the palette as well as the distinct flavors of the region.
Past event

Week to Week 5/4/12

Fri, May 4 2012 - 12:00pm

Week to Week: May 4, 2012

This program has been postponed; Please join us on May 14 for our next Week to Week program

Panelists TBA
In conversation with John Zipperer, Vice President of Media & Editorial, The Commonwealth Club of California Read more »

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Make It So: What Design and Science Fiction Can Learn From Each Other

Tue, Apr 10 2012 - 6:00pm
Make It So: What Design and Science Fiction Can Learn from Each Other

POSTPONED

Chris Noessel,
Managing Director, Interaction Design, Cooper; Co-Author, Make It So: Interaction Design Lessons from Science Fiction Interfaces
Nathan Shedroff, Dean of Design MBA, California College of the Arts; Co-Author, Make It So: Interaction Design Lessons from Science Fiction Interfaces
Kevin O’Malley, President, TechTalk / Studio – Moderator

A five-year investigation of science fiction tele
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