Program Schedule

SESSION 1: What’s the Big Question?

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Introductory Talk: Chris Anderson (TED Curator) Pre-Recorded

• Ian Goldin: Navigating our global future Pre-Recorded

• William Pierce (VP of Research, University of Louisville)

• Kevin Connelly (Non-Profit Expert)

• Nat Irvin II (Futurist)

INTERLUDE: Ahn Trio: A modern take on piano, violin, cello Pre-Recorded

SESSION 2: Educational Challenge

10:30 AM to 12:00

Arthur Benjamin’s Formula for Changing Math Education Pre-recorded

• Elizabeth Fuller (Teacher)

• Lopa Mehrotra (Innovator)

• Jovan D. Rebolledo-Mendez and Keely Brandon (Education Entrepreneurs)

• Keith Look (Educator)

• Mary Gwen Wheeler (Education Advocate)

LUNCH BREAK: Please refer to your map insert for local options.

SESSION 3: Environmental Balance

1:00 PM to 2:45 PM

Performance: Appalatin (Latin Folk Music)

• Cathe Dykstra (Chief Possibility Officer)

• Dianna Cohen: Tough truth about plastic pollution (Pre-recorded)

• Justin Mog (Sustainability Enthusiast)

• Keith Mountain (Glaciologist)

• Paul Ewald (Evolutionary Biologist)

INTERLUDE: Andrew Bird’s One-Man Orchestra of the Imagination Pre-Recorded

SESSION 4: Entrepreneurial Spirit

3:15 PM to 5:00 PM

Performance: Andrea Davidson (Soul/Country Music)

• Derek Sivers: How to Start a Movement Pre-Recorded

• David Jones Jr. (Venture Capitalist)

• Ted Smith (Economic Developer)

Gill Holland (Entrepreneur)

• Matthew Barzun (Entrepreneur)

OPEN FORUM: Ekstrom Library

5:00 PM to 5:45 PM

Join us in Ekstrom Library for conversation with speakers and other guests.