Is Armed Conflict with China Avoidable? This event is Postponed Christopher Twomey, Associate Professor, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey; Author, The Military Lens: Doctrinal Differences and Deterrence Failure in Sino-American Relations
The rise of China poses many challenges to the U.S., both economic and political, but the most important and dangerous might be potential security conflicts. Read more »
Building Team Chemistry in Baseball and Technology POSTPONED David Bairstow, Vice President for Product Development, Thomson ReutersDoug LeMoine, Managing Director of Interaction Design, CooperKevin O’Malley, President TechTalk / Studio – ModeratorAdditional speakers TBA
Making a great product isn’t really all that different than making a World Series run. Read more »
What to Do When Words Don’t Work This program is postponed until January 31. Please register here. Dan Roam, Founder and President, Digital Roam Inc.; Author, The Back of the Napkin and Blah, Blah, Blah: What to Do When Words Don’t Work
In business, politics and life, we’re surrounded by “blah” – misleading and unintelligible words. Read more »
Connected: An Autoblogography about Love, Death and Technology Film Screening This program is postponed
Between texts and tweets, memes and microchips, we’ve become conditioned to break the world down into byte-sized bits. Read more »
Selected Remarks on Correctional Psychiatry This program is postponed Rod Ponath, M.D.
Working as a psychiatrist at San Quentin State Prison is not what Dr. Ponath expected. In less than 15 years, he has witnessed it transition from what felt like the last health-care frontier in a third world country to a state-of-the-art setting with a $140 million health-care services building where one might discuss the unique cultural competencies required to treat prison inmates. Read more »
Jai Ranganathan: An Incredible Success Story from the Farmlands of India This program is postponed. Keep checking back for a new date.
Ph.D, Center Associate, National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, UC, Santa Barbara; Producer, "Curiouser & Curiouser Science" Podcast, Miller-McCune Magazine
Can environmental conservation and economic development go hand in hand? What will it take to improve the economic condition of the world’s poor? Read more »