Time Magazine Person of the Year 2017 | #MeToo and STEM speaker
Susan Fowler is a central figure in the #MeToo movement. Named Time Magazine’s Person of the Year 2017 as one of the silence breakers, Fowler is the former Uber engineer whose viral blog post ignited ...
Consumer Sociologist | One of The 40 Best Business Professors Under 40
Comedian | Creator of Vooza
The first Hispanic Woman in Space | Dir. of NASA Johnson Space Center (2013-2018)
Ellen Ochoa is the first Hispanic woman ever to go to space. She’s also only the second female Director of NASA’s Johnson Space Center—where she led the human space flight enterprise for the nation fr...
CEO of Clovyr | Former JP Morgan Blockchain Lead
Amber Baldet is that rare blockchain speaker who brings clarity—and personality—to these important, often opaque, new technologies. Baldet was blockchain program lead at JP Morgan and is CEO of Cloyvr...
Director of the Stanford Social Neuroscience Lab
Most people think empathy is a trait—you have it or you don’t. Meaning, if you find empathy too hard, there’s nothing you can do. But empathy is a skill that anyone can get better at, says Jamil Zaki, a Stanford psychologist and one of America’s pre-eminent speakers on empathy.
NYU Professor | Sociologist | Author of Uneasy Peace
Author of Give People Money (July 2018) | Contributing Editor at The Atlantic
How is the economy adapting to profound technological advances, such as A.I. and automation? How are these forces, and many others, redefining the nature of work, the potential of business, even society itself?
Author of Blurred Lines: Rethinking Sex, Power and Consent on Campus
Questions about power, consent, and assault on college campus have sparked difficult—but necessary—conversations. In this #MeToo moment, how do we engage in practical dialogue and move forward?
Host of the CBC’s Hello Goodbye | Author | Expert on Empathy
Author of Russia Girl (Forthcoming) | Contributing Writer at The Atlantic
What does Russia really want? American speculation on Russia’s actions – what it has or hasn’t done, what it might do – is a major political topic; the guesswork is deafening. Is Russia as cohesive a force as we think? To what degree have their threats ...
Victims’ Rights Attorney | Author of Fairer Sex (Forthcoming)
Fighting for victims of harassment online and off, Carrie Goldberg is the tenacious lawyer we need in a post-Weinstein, #MeToo world. Profiled in a major New Yorker feature, and with a memoir and TV show in the works, this charismatic advocate ...