Uncharted: The Berkeley Ideas Festival

Archives: Speakers

Uncharted: The Berkeley Ideas Festival
by Aaron Joseph
08.08.2016

Robert Wachter, MD is Professor and Interim Chairman of the Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco…Read More

Uncharted: The Berkeley Ideas Festival
by Aaron Joseph
08.08.2016

Randi Redmond Oster is the author of Questioning Protocol, which helps patients navigate the healthcare system and medical professionals understand the patient perspective…Read More

Uncharted: The Berkeley Ideas Festival
by Aaron Joseph
08.08.2016

Kathy Kiely is the commissioning editor for BillMoyers.com…Read More

Uncharted: The Berkeley Ideas Festival
by Aaron Joseph
08.07.2016

Ruth Whippman is a British journalist, author and documentary film-maker…Read More

Uncharted: The Berkeley Ideas Festival
by Aaron Joseph
08.07.2016

Aaron James is a Professor of Philosophy at UC Irvine who focuses on ethics and political philosophy…Read More

Uncharted: The Berkeley Ideas Festival
by Aaron Joseph
08.07.2016

Zahra Noorbakhsh is a feminist, satirist, Iranian American comedian…Read More

Uncharted: The Berkeley Ideas Festival
by Aaron Joseph
08.07.2016

Alex Filippenko is one of the world’s most highly cited astronomers…Read More

Uncharted: The Berkeley Ideas Festival
by Aaron Joseph
08.07.2016

Sujatha Baliga’s work is characterized by an equal dedication to victims and persons accused of crime…Read More

Uncharted: The Berkeley Ideas Festival
by Aaron Joseph
08.07.2016

Scott Budnick is the Founder and President of The Anti-Recidivism Coalition…Read More

peter leyden
by Aaron Joseph
09.10.2015

Peter Leyden is a leading expert on new technologies and trends shaping the future …Read More

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