Innovative Learning Conference - 2017
 
2017 Speakers
The list of speakers will continue to be updated. Check back for more. 



Greg Amrofell
Partner, Intentional Futures







 Mark Applebaum

 Professor of Music, Stanford University





 Susan Assouline

   Director, Belin-Blank Center
   Professor, Psychological and Quantitative Foundations
   University of Iowa, College of Education








 Warren Berger
 Author,
A More Beautiful Question
 (Thursday & Friday)







 Jo Boaler 
 Professor, Stanford University, Graduate School of Education
 (Thursday & Friday)








 Martin Boroson
 
 One Moment Meditation







 Pete Bowers

 Founder, WordWorks Literacy Centre







 Peter C. Brown

 Author, Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning








 Dr. Nadine Burke-Harris
 Founder, Center for Youth Wellness







 Nicholas Colangelo

 University of Iowa, College of Education
 (Thursday & Friday)



Rich Crandall
Director, Intentional Futures








 William Damon
 Professor and Director, Stanford Center on Adolescence
 Stanford University







 Keith Devlin 
 Co-founder & Executive Director, H-STAR institute; co-founder, Stanford Media X research network
 Stanford University









 K. Anders Ericsson
 Professor of Psychology, Florida State University



David Flink
Eye to Eye









 Phillipe Goldin
 Assistant Professor, UC Davis, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing



David Gould 
Director of Programming, Belin-Blank Center
University of Iowa
(Thursday & Friday)


Ned Hallowell
Child and Adult Psychiatrist, Learning Differences Expert
Founder of The Hallowell Centers
(Friday)







 Fumiko Hoeft
 Associate Professor, Director of BrainLENS (Laboratory of Educational NeuroScience)
 UCSF School of Medicine








 Sandra Kaplan

 Professor of Clinical Education, USC-Rossier School of Education
 (Thursday & Friday)









 Heidi Kasevich

 Director of Quiet Education, Quiet Revolution






  
Dacher Keltner
  Professor, UC Berkeley
  Founder, Greater Good Science Center








 Barbara Kerr
 Williamson Family Distinguished Professor of Counseling, Psychology
 University of Kansas



Mark Kushner
Impact School, Tahoe Expedition Academy


Robert Landau
Director of Hawai'i Association of Independent Schools
(Thursday & Friday)


David Levy
Professor, Information School, University of Washington


Catherine Lewis
Mills College
(Thursday & Friday)







 Charles Limb 

  Professor, UCSF 

 







 Julie Lythcott-Haims
  Motivational Speaker, Educator
  Author, Real American: A Memoir and How to Raise an Adult



Kevin Mattingly
Professor, Columbia University Teachers College











 Bruce McCandliss
  Professor, Stanford University, Graduate School of Education






 Dr. Lisa Miller 
  Professor, Psychology and Education, Columbia University, Teachers College
  Director, Clinical Psychology Program
  Founder, Spirituality Mind Body Institute







 Michael Nachbar

 Director, Global Online Academy








 Sally Reis
 Vice Provost for Academic Affairs, University of Connecticut






 Elizabeth Rood
  Vice President of Education Strategy, Bay Area Discovery Museum
  Director, Center for Childhood Creativity, Bay Area Discovery Museum
  (Thursday & Friday)



Larry Rosenstock
High Tech High






 Bernie Roth

 Founder, Stanford d.school
 Author, The Achievement Habit







 Robert Sapolsky
  Professor, Stanford University School of Medicine
  Author, Why Zebras Don't Get Ulcers and Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst






 Catherine Steiner-Adair

 Clinical psychologist, school consultant, motivational speaker
 Author, The Big Disconnect: Protecting Childhood and Family Relationships in the Digital Age







 Akihiko Takahashi

 Professor, DePaul University, College of Education
 (Thursday & Friday)



Gia Truong 
Envision Education


Melina Uncapher
Assistant Professor of Neurology, UCSF
Director of Education Program, Neuroscape


Topher White
Conservation Technologist, Rainforest Connection








 Daniel Willingham

 Professor of Psychology, University of Virginia







 Susie Wise

 K12 Lab Network Director, Stanford d.school



Jamil Zaki

Professor of Psychology, Stanford University