Speakers and Moderators

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Eva Sage-Gavin
Eva Sage-Gavin

Executive Vice President, Global Human Resources and Corporate Affairs, Gap, Inc.

Katie Salen
Katie Salen

Executive Director, The Institute of Play; Professor, DePaul University

Judith A. Salerno
Judith A. Salerno

Leonard D. Schaeffer Executive Officer, Institute of Medicine

Michael J. Sandel
Michael J. Sandel

Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Government, Department of Government, Harvard University

Orville Schell
Orville Schell

Arthur Ross Director, Center on US China Relations, Asia Society

Robin Schepper
Robin Schepper

Former Executive Director, Let’s Move Initiative, Office of the First Lady of the United States

Vivian Schiller
Vivian Schiller

Head of News, Twitter

David Schlesinger
David Schlesinger

Chairman, Thomson Reuters China

Bob Schukai
Bob Schukai

Global Head of Mobile Technology, Thomson Reuters

Tony Schwartz
Tony Schwartz

President and CEO, The Energy Project

John Seely Brown
John Seely Brown

Visiting Scholar, Advisor to the Provost, University of Southern California; Independent Co-Chairman, Deloitte Center for the Edge

Martin E. P. Seligman
Martin E. P. Seligman

Zellerbach Family Professor of Psychology and Director of the Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania

Eldar Shafir
Eldar Shafir

William Stewart Tod Professor of Psychology and Public Affairs, Princeton University; Co-Founder, ideas42

Gil Shaham
Gil Shaham

Violinist

Thom Shanker
Thom Shanker

Pentagon Correspondent, The New York Times

Nigel Sheinwald
Nigel Sheinwald

British Ambassador to the United States

Tiffany Shlain
Tiffany Shlain

Filmmaker, Artist; The Moxie Institute

Alan Simpson
Alan Simpson

Co-Chairman; Former US Senator (WY), The White House National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform

Gillian Sorensen
Gillian Sorensen

Senior Advisor/National Advocate, United Nations Foundation

Andrew Ross Sorkin
Andrew Ross Sorkin

Co-Anchor, "Squawk Box," CNBC; Financial Columnist, Editor at Large, DealBook, The New York Times

Robert Spano
Robert Spano

Music Director, Aspen Music Festival and School; Music Director, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Sandy Speicher
Sandy Speicher

Associate Partner, IDEO

Eric Spiegel
Eric Spiegel

President and CEO, Siemens Corporation

Morgan Spurlock
Morgan Spurlock

Director, POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold, Super Size Me

Laura Stachel
Laura Stachel

 Co-Founder, WE CARE Solar

Robert K. Steel
Robert K. Steel

Deputy Mayor for Economic Development, New York City; Chairman, The Aspen Institute

James Steinberg
James Steinberg

University Professor of Social Science, International Affairs, and Law, Former Dean, Maxwell School of Syracuse University; Former Deputy Secretary of State

Richard Stengel
Richard Stengel

Undersecretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs, US State Department

James P. Steyer
James P. Steyer

Founder and CEO, Common Sense Media

James P. Steyer
James P. Steyer

Founder and CEO, Common Sense Media

Biz Stone
Biz Stone

Co-Founder and CEO, Super; Co-Founder, Twitter

Linda Stone
Linda Stone

Generalist

JB Straubel
JB Straubel

Co-Founder and Chief Technical Officer, Tesla Motors

Rod Stryker
Rod Stryker

Founder and Instructor, ParaYoga

Tom Sturges
Tom Sturges

Executive Vice President, Head of Creative, Universal Music Publishing Group

Ray Suarez
Ray Suarez

Host, Al Jazeera America's "Inside Story"