Monday, February 11 at 8:45 am
Are you curious? Learn. Be inspired. Be a part of an exciting event.
Spend the day seeing, hearing, meeting and engaging in conversations with people who are helping to change the world for the better by signing up for the 2013 IMAGINE SOLULTIONS CONFERENCE.
CNBC Managing Editor, Tyler Mathisen, will moderate as participants question the status quo and come up with innovative solutions to thorny questions about subjects as diverse as energy, education, health care, the environment, the arts and the economy. Conversations will be punctuated with numerous networking breaks.
This year’s line-up includes:
In collaboration with NOVA, National Geographic, Ashoka, CNBC, Skoll Foundation, Scientific American, Echoing Green, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and The Economist.
- Paula Apsell – Senior Executive Producer NOVA
- Susan Hockfield – President, MIT
- Amir Abo Shaeer – science teacher, MacArthur Genius Award winner
- Dr. Shirley Ann Jackson – President, RPI
- Norm Augustine – retired Chairman Lockheed Martin
- Eric Newton – Vice President, Media Innovation at Knight Foundation
- Larry Kramer – President & Publisher, USAToday
- Ellen Levy – chief strategist at Linkedin
- Shelby Coffey – trustee Newseum
- Pat Mitchell – President, Paley Media Center. Previously President PBS.
- Mark Tercek – President/CEO, The Nature Conservancy
- David Jones Jr. – former Chairman Humana, Chairman of Chrysalis Ventures, Inc.
- Jim Rogers – Chairman/CEO Duke Energy
- Mickey Edwards – Vice President, Aspen Institute Public Leadership Programs
- Philip Howard – founder, Common Good
- Daniel Franklin – Executive Editor, The Economist
- Jamie Metzl – previously Executive Vice President, Chief Strategist @ The Asia Society – China expert
- Craig Kielburger – co-founder, Free The Children, WE Day
- Ellen Moir – founder, The Teacher Center
- Darell Hammond – founder, KaBOOM!
- Jim Marggraff – inventor, Leapfrog
- Robert Langer – MIT Institute Professor – America’s most honored scientist/engineer
- Catherine Coleman – NASA Astronaut
- Chris Rainier – National Geographic Fellow
- Franz Harary - Magician
- Tyler Mathisen – co-anchor, “Power Lunch” – CNBC
- Vy Higgenson – founder of Gospel for Teens program