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Blockchain Technology What’s Hot vs What’s Hype

Girard Newkirk (moderator), Rich Spuller, Mathias Sundin, John Tuman, Eric Porper
Blockchain is widely considered a key technological component of the growing Fourth Industrial Revolution. It is poised to fundamentally change the way machines, people and businesses interact. Most importantly it...

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Building Resilient Coastal Companies

Jake Kheel
Companies can be disruptive agents of change and innovation, breaking paradigms and transforming industries. However, the destructive creativity of companies is rarely used to face the great social and environmental...

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Digital Humans in Healthcare

Marie Johnson
Cardiovascular disease and health illiteracy is a deadly combination affecting many millions of people globally. Disadvantaged communities, people with disability, and women suffer disproportionately. Marie will talk about what she...

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Housing Segregation, Poverty and Justice

Angela Tucker (moderator), Randall Dottin, Cedric Harrison, Suzanne Rogers
Since the early 1900’s Housing Segregation policy has confined black and brown people, cutting them off from opportunity and resources and creating abject poverty. These communities become vulnerable to gun...

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Idea Bounce

Judges: Tobin Geatz, Kevin Carlson, Ann Revell-Pechar
Are you one of those humans who get your best ideas in the shower? Ever wonder how to make it happen? They say it's hard to know a good thing...

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Influence of Design

Colin Allen, Erin Kennedy, Gon Kim, Stephanie Jarrett
How can design influence the experience of a product? The product design team at nCino, a cloud-banking software company, shares their wisdom of how storytelling is vital to the design...

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Keynote: The Power of Connection

Nick Adkins, Co-Founder of Pinksocks Life
Everyone craves connection. It’s hardwired in our DNA as humans. Nick explores the power of connection. Explore the positive benefits of being open, willing, and present - to saying “Yes!”...

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New Age Marketing: Martech

Jennifer Manocchio
“Martech” is the latest buzzword in the marketing industry. It refers to any technology that a marketer can use to reach a potential customer…from social media scheduling platforms to email...

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