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In the era of social distancing, staying connected is more important than ever. At The Lavin Agency, we’re continuing to produce world-class events that bring people together—just in a different format. Our first-ever virtual conference was one of the largest of its kind, reaching more than 15,000 people. And we’ve helped numerous organizations pivot their live events to virtual ones, too. With deep expertise on a variety of platforms, we can help you plan, execute, and deliver a high-quality, seamless virtual event.

For the Pathbreaking "1619 Project," a 2020 Pulitzer Prize

Social Justice Nikole Hannah-Jones

The Pulitzer Prize for Commentary goes to Nikole Hannah-Jones for her opening essay in the much-discussed "1619 Project," which reframes history by placing the contributions of Black Americans at the center of our national narrative.

The Truth About America's Deep State

Politics & Society David Rohde

Two-time Pulitzer Winner David Rohde tackles the “deep state” in his latest book. From the abuses that occurred during the Cold War to false intelligence about Iraq’s weapons of mass destruction, In Deep explores CIA and FBI scandals over the last 50 years, as well as today’s conspiracy theories. Rohde thoughtfully considers not only the existence of the deep state, but what the feverish debate over it means for our democracy.

Rethinking Healthcare

Politics & Society Abdul El-Sayed

Formerly America’s youngest health commissioner, Abdul El-Sayed is now a rapidly rising voice in progressive politics, heralded by the likes of Bernie Sanders and Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez. In his new book Healing Politics, he combines the science of epidemiology with the legislative action we need to repair our broken healthcare system. In the midst of the rapidly spreading coronavirus, there is no timelier, or more urgent, read.

The New Science of Self-Actualization

Psychology Scott Barry Kaufman

The key to finding purpose and fulfilment is not striving for money, success, or even happiness, says psychologist Scott Barry Kaufman. Rather, it lies in becoming the best version of ourselves—a pursuit that requires a merging between the self and the world. In his new book Transcend, Kaufman reveals how we can nurture our highest potential, as well as a deeper connection to all of humanity.

Plan Your Virtual Event Today

Trending What's the Future

In the era of social distancing, staying connected is more important than ever. At The Lavin Agency, we’re continuing to produce world-class events that bring people together—just in a different format. Our first-ever virtual conference was one of the largest of its kind, reaching more than 15,000 people. And we’ve helped numerous organizations pivot their live events to virtual ones, too. With deep expertise on a variety of platforms, we can help you plan, execute, and deliver a high-quality, seamless virtual event.

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Lavin Speaker Tarah Wheeler Selected for the Prestigious Fulbright Cyber Security Scholar Award

In her mission to create a safe and secure Internet for everyone, cybersecurity expert Tarah Wheeler has won the US/UK Fulbright Cyber Security Scholar Award. The Internet has undoubtedly improved the lives of people all over the world; however, as it’s grown, its vulnerabilities have also become...

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Cybersecurity
Shoshana Zuboff

Author of The Age of Surveillance Capitalism | Harvard Business School Professor Emerita | Activist and Scholar

Creativity
Beau Lotto

Director of The Lab of Misfits

Artificial Intelligence
Radhika Dirks

CEO & Co-Founder of XLabs | Physicist & Entrepreneur

Innovation
Jonathan Brill

Global Futurist at HP | Innovation Expert

Team Building
Soraya Chemaly

Journalist & Author of Rage Becomes Her | Co-Founder and Director of the Women’s Media Center Speech Project

David Wallace-Wells

Author of the Instant New York Times Bestseller The Uninhabitable Earth

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What if you could receive dispatches from the future, covering the impact of technology on our lives? Introducing Lavin + WIRED : an exclusive partnership that brings the makers of this landmark media institution directly to you in keynotes, trend reports, panels, and moderators—customized to your needs.

Every year, the TED Fellows program brings together an extraordinary group of innovators from around the world, inviting them up on stage at TED or TEDGlobal and giving momentum to their ideas. The Lavin Agency is proud to present our TED Fellow event package: three of these remarkable speakers hand-picked by you or selected by us. To find out how to book a group of TED Fellows to appear at your event, please give us a call: 1.800.265.4870