Our signature event, the 2016 Afternoon of Conversation hosts an audience of more than 2,000 in the Benedict Music Tent. From criminal justice for the most vulnerable, to space exploration, to the changing Supreme Court, to artificial intelligence, and the state of the Grand Old Party, big thinkers and doers engage in serious ideas about their work and our collective future.
John DickersonCo-Host, "CBS This Morning," CBS News
Elliot GersonExecutive Vice President of Policy and Public Programs, International...
Walter IsaacsonProfessor of History, Tulane University; Distinguished Fellow, The Asp...
Nancy GertnerSenior Lecturer on Law, Harvard Law School
Ross AndersenSenior Editor, The Atlantic
- 2016 Festival