"The Art & Science of Possibility"
Thursday, June 9
Weill Hall @ Sonoma State University's Green Music Center
5:30pm - 8:30pm
"The Art of Possibility"
Benjamin Zander has two infectious passions: classical music and helping us all realize our untapped love for it — and by extension, our untapped love for all new possibilities, new experiences, new connections. He is known around the world as both a conductor and a speaker on leadership -- and he's been known to do both in a single performance. Mr. Zander is one of the most sought after speakers in the world and has given both the opening and the closing keynote address at the World Economic Forum in Davos, where he was also awarded the Crystal award for "outstanding contributions in the Arts and international relations." Learn more...
Friday, June 10
Jackson Theater @ Sonoma Country Day School
8:00am - 12:00pm
Dr. Ainissa Ramirez
"Our Sputnik Moment in
Ainissa G. Ramirez, Ph.D. is a science evangelist who is passionate about getting the general public excited about science. Technology Review, the magazine of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), named her as one of the world’s 100 Top Young Innovators for her contributions to transforming technology. Learn more...
Dr. Ramirez will be joined by a panel of local teacher and student innovators sharing their inspirational stories through short talks and a moderated discussion.