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Hope Jahren

Author, Geochemist & Geobiologist

Hope Jahren is an award-winning scientist and best-selling author who helps us see that science is personal.  She shares her insights from her study of climate change and plants with humor and emotion,…

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Anupam B. Jena

Physician-Economist, Host, 'Freakonomics, M.D.' Podcast, Ruth L. Newhouse Associate Professor of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School

Dr. Jena is an economist, physician, and professor at Harvard. As one of a small group of physician-economists in the world, and one of the most creative and prolific social scientists…

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Wayne Cotter

Wayne Cotter

Nationally Recognized Comedian

A hilarious and intention grabbing comedian and emcee, Wayne Cotter brings laughter to all that are around him. Wayne is perfect for any event that is in need of a…

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Kizzmekia Corbett

Lead Scientist in Development of the Covid-19 mRNA Vaccines, Assistant Professor at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Former Scientific Lead at the NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett was the scientific lead of the Vaccine Research Center’s coronavirus team at the U.S. National Institutes of Health where she studied coronavirus biology and vaccine development. Those…

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Ron Garan

Former NASA Astronaut, Social Entrepreneur

Keynote speaker Ron Garan is a highly decorated NASA astronaut, fighter pilot, and active social entrepreneur who believes that appropriately designed and targeted social enterprise can solve many of the…

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Mae Jemison

First African American Woman in Space, Founder and President, the Jemison Group and BioSentient Corp, Two Medical Technology Companies

Dr. Mae C. Jemison broke more than the sound barrier in 1992 when she climbed aboard the space shuttle Endeavour and became the first woman of color to travel into space.  She…

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Michio Kaku

Renowned Theoretical Physicist, Co-Founder, String Field Theory, New York Times Bestselling Author of Physics of the Impossible

Dr. Michio Kaku is a theoretical physicist, bestselling author, acclaimed public speaker, renowned futurist, and popularizer of science. As co-founder of String Field Theory, Dr. Kaku carries on Einstein’s quest…

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Diana Trujillo

Mission Lead on the Mars 2020 Perseverance Mission

Meet Diana Trujillo, a rocket scientist, and trailblazer who explores the planet Mars and is currently serving as Mission Lead on the Mars 2020 Perseverance Mission. Her story from Colombia…

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Jane vGoodall

United Nations Messenger of Peace

In July 1960, Jane Goodall began her landmark study of chimpanzee behavior in what is now Tanzania. Her work at Gombe Stream would become the foundation of future primatological research…

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Matthew Walker

Scientist and New York Times Bestselling Author of "Why We Sleep"

A Sleep Scientist at Google, Professor of Neuroscience and Psychology at UC Berkeley, founder and director of the school's Center for Human Sleep Science, and now bringing his science directly…

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Alie Ward

Co-Founder Nerd Brigade, a Science Communication Collective

Emmy Award-winning science correspondent, host, and podcaster Alie Ward is an expert in curiosity, engaging audiences across mediums with her explorations in science, inventions, and food.

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