99Oct 8, 2012
Microlending and Entrepreneurship
Jessica Jackley, who started the microlending site Kiva, talked about her organization ProFounder, which provides tools for small business entrepreneurs to access start-up capital through crowd ...
280Oct 8, 2012
The Evolution of Facebook
Facebook Vice President of Products Chris Cox discussed the evolution of Facebook. Mr. Cox is an engineer who advises chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg on product development such as ...
106Jun 28, 2012
Art, Journalism and Race
Speakers talked about ways in which new technologies were impacting art, journalism, and race relations in the U.S. Among the topics they addressed were the uses of social media, the role art plays ...
86Oct 26, 2010
Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Panelists at a forum on energy intelligence spoke about strategies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S., as well as various energy policies to reduce global climate change. They also ...
536Oct 26, 2010
Future of Electricity Generation
Following opening remarks from Elizabeth Baker Keffer, David Hayes talked about the Department of the Interior’s role in the Obama administration’s energy policy. After his remarks, ...
177Oct 26, 2010
Carbon Emission Reduction
Energy and environmental leaders talked about reducing carbon emissions. Among the topics they addressed were natural gas and biofuels, research and innovation, and finance, infrastructure, and ...