The UW Now: Ideas That Are Changing Our World
Three world-changing professors are coming to San Francisco:
- Jon Eckhardt — A professor on a mission to reveal the power of entrepreneurship and bring new businesses to life
- Garret Suen — A groundbreaking scientist who is leading the way in the race to convert the world’s biomass into energy
- Christine Whelan — An innovative thinker who is revealing the many different ways in which we consume happiness
Be there to hear lightning talks by the professors, and let these experts answer your questions in a discussion moderated by Provost Sarah Mangelsdorf. Then help to honor Forward under 40 Award recipients Sarah Coglianese ’00 and Zainab Ghadiyali MS’12, MS’12. Following that, join fellow alumni and campus leaders for a strolling supper filled with Badger pride.
- 5:30 p.m. Check-in and welcome reception
- 6:30 p.m. Program
- 7:45 p.m. Strolling supper featuring stationed food and cocktails
- 9 p.m. Event concludes
The cost of $50 per person ($30 per person for young alumni) includes cocktails and a strolling supper.
Please register by April 24.
Great American Music Hall
859 O’Farrell Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
This event is made possible in part through generous support from our All Ways Forward campaign cochairs, Ted and Mary Kellner and John and Anne Oros.
Questions? Contact Kelsey Dodson at 608-308-5249, or use the form below.
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