Agenda

All events listed will take place in Mountain Time (MDT).

Monday, May 24th, 2021

Time (MDT) Event
12:00PM - 1:00PM

Conversations for Change with Cathy O'Neil

Cathy O’Neil is the author of the New York Times best-selling Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy, which was also a semifinalist for the National Book Award. She is a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion and founded the company ORCAA, an algorithmic auditing company. Read Cathy's full bio online.

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Wednesday, May 26th, 2021

Time (MDT) Event
12:00PM - 1:00PM

Conversations for Change with Van Jones

Van Jones is the Founder of the Dream Corps, a social entrepreneur, a CNN political commentator, Emmy Award-winning producer, and a New York Times best-selling author. Famous for his heart-felt election night coverage, Jones showed up as “the voice of reason” for people in red states and blue throughout the volatile 2016 political season. In 2019, Van and his team at #cut50 succeeded in passing the FIRST STEP Act (a bipartisan Federal bill that the New York Times calls the most substantial breakthrough in criminal justice in a generation). Read Van's full bio online.
 
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Friday, May 28th, 2021

Time (MDT) Event
12:00PM - 1:00PM

Conversations for Change with Lisa D. Cook

Lisa D. Cook is Professor of Economics and International Relations at Michigan State University. She was the first Marshall Scholar from Spelman College and received a second B.A. in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics from Oxford University. She earned a Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Berkeley with fields in macroeconomics and international economics. Prior to this appointment, she was on the faculty of Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government, Deputy Director for Africa Research at the Center for International Development at Harvard University, and a National Fellow at Stanford University. Read Lisa's full bio online.

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1:00PM - 2:00PM

vNCWIT Summit Afterparty

hosted by NCWIT CEO and Co-founder Lucy Sanders

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