Adam Gazzaley, M.D., Ph.D., Professor in Neurology, Physiology and Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco; Founding Director, Neuroscience Imaging Center, Neuroscape Lab and the Gazzaley Lab; Co-founder and Chief Science Advisor, Akili Interactive; Co-founder and Chief Scientist, JAZZ Venture Partners; Co-author, The Distracted Mind: Ancient Brains in a High-Tech WorldRead more »
Gloria Bruce, Executive Director, East Bay Housing Organizations Xavier de Souza Briggs, Vice President for Economic Opportunity and Markets, Ford Foundation Tomiquia Moss, Chief of Staff, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Tony Salazar, President, West Coast Operations, McCormack Baron Salazar Joshua Johnson, Creator/Host, "Truth Be Told," KQED Radio; Lecturer, U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism—Moderator Read more »
Explore San Francisco’s Financial District with historian Rick Evans and learn the history and stories behind some of our city’s remarkable structures, streets, and public squares. Hear about the famous architects that influenced the building of San Francisco after the 1906 Earthquake. Discover hard-to-find rooftop gardens, Art Deco lobbies, unique open spaces, and historic landmarks. This is a tour for locals, with hidden gems you can only find on foot!
Tom Stienstra, Outdoors Writer, San Francisco Chronicle
America's best-known outdoors man and the SF Chronicle outdoors editor (lucky us), Stienstra will share dramatic photos, videos and stories from his expedition to climb the Lyell Glacier in Yosemite National Park, where he traces the melting drops of water to the Tuolumne River en route to San Francisco and the Golden Gate Bridge. His expedition is the storyline for national PBS showing that will air in the late fall. Read more »
Dr. Pascal Lee, Co-founder, Mars Institute; Planetary Scientist, SETI Institute; Principal Investigator of the Haughton-Mars Project, NASA Ames Research Center; Author, Mission: Mars Andy Weir, Author, The Martian Mary Roach, Author, Packing for Mars—Moderator Read more »
Luvvie Ajayi, Author, New York Times Best-seller I’m Judging You:The Do-Better Manual; Blogger, AwesomelyLuvvie and AwesomelyTechie; Executive Director, The Red Pump Project Richelle Parham, Business and Marketing Expert; Advisor, Girls Who Code; Board of Directors, LabCorp; Board of Directors, Scripps Networks Interactive; Board of Trustees, Drexel University—Moderator Read more »