Viewpoints

2018

Viewpoints

Join as we delve into some of the most innovative ideas and provoking conversations through the viewpoints of those who inspire. Among the trailblazers in this programming are Atul Gawande, renowned Indian American surgeon and writer, and Meg Jay, who enlightens with untold tales of resilience of those who once suffered great adversity. You’ll hear from psychologist and MacArthur genius grant winner Angela Duckworth on the power of grit, and gain insight from polymath Arthur Brooks on finding happiness throughout life. Listen in on a conversation about power in the modern era, or consider the question, where do ideas come from?

Track Events

'Selected Shorts: Lovers & Strangers' (Live Performance)
Keeling Curve Prize Awards Ceremony
Mount Sinai Health System Presents: Do or Die— It's Time to Think Beyond the Hospital
Nestlé Waters North America Presents: Water Conservation for 21st Century Business
Allstate Presents: Tip of the Iceberg—The Road to Autonomous Cars
Audi of America Presents: How Do We Embrace Technology to Make Cities Better?
Southern Company Presents: Tech-Smart Cities-A New World on the Horizon
Facebook Presents: Authenticity, Quality and the Fight Against False News—How Facebook Tackles Problematic Content in News Feeds
Why Should Millennials Invest? Because It's Cool -- And It's Smart
Festival 1 and Festival 2