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



Greg Amrofell
Partner, Intentional Futures
(Friday)






 Mark Applebaum

 Professor of Music, Stanford University
 (Friday)





 Susan Assouline

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


Carolyn Becker
Professor, Dept. of Psychology
Trinity University
(Friday)








 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
 (Friday)






 Pete Bowers

 Founder, WordWorks Literacy Centre
 (Thursday & Friday)






 Peter C. Brown

 Author, Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning
 (Friday)







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



Erik Burmeister
Principal, Hillview Middle School
(Friday)








 Victor Carrion
 Director and Professor, Stanford Early Life Stress and Pediatric Anxiety Program
 Stanford University
 (Friday) 







 Nicholas Colangelo

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



Rich Crandall
Director, Intentional Futures
(Friday) 







 William Damon
 Professor and Director, Stanford Center on Adolescence
 Stanford University
 (Friday)






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









 K. Anders Ericsson
 Professor of Psychology, Florida State University
 (Friday)


David Flink
Eye to Eye
(Friday) 


Saraleah Fordyce
California College of the Arts
(Thursday)








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



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



Brian Greenberg
CEO, Silicon Schools Fund
(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
 (Friday)








 Sandra Kaplan

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








 Heidi Kasevich

 Director of Quiet Education, Quiet Revolution
 (Thursday & Friday) 






  
Dacher Keltner
  Professor, UC Berkeley
  Founder, Greater Good Science Center
  (Friday) 






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



Mark Kushner
Impact School, Tahoe Expedition Academy
(Friday)









 Robert Landau

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


David Levy
Professor, Information School, University of Washington
(Friday)


Catherine Lewis
Mills College
(Thursday & Friday)








 Charles Limb 

  Professor, UCSF 
 (Friday)


Scott Looney
Head of School, Hawken School
(Friday)
 







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



Simone Marean
Co-Founder and Executive Director
Girls Leadership Institute
(Friday)



Kevin Mattingly
Professor, Columbia University Teachers College
(Friday)










 Bruce McCandliss
  Professor, Stanford University, Graduate School of Education
 (Friday)






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



Claire Mysko
CEO, National Eating Disorder Association
(Friday)






 Michael Nachbar

 Director, Global Online Academy
 (Friday)







 Sally Reis
 Vice Provost for Academic Affairs, University of Connecticut
 (Friday)







 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
(Friday) 





 Bernie Roth

 Founder, Stanford d.school
 Author, The Achievement Habit
 (Friday)







 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
 (Friday)


Olatunde Sobomehin
StreetCode Academy
(Friday)







 Catherine Steiner-Adair

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






 Akihiko Takahashi

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



Gia Truong 
Envision Education
(Friday)


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


Topher White
Conservation Technologist, Rainforest Connection
(Friday)







 Daniel Willingham

 Professor of Psychology, University of Virginia
 (Friday)






 Susie Wise

 K12 Lab Network Director, Stanford d.school
 (Friday)


Jamil Zaki

Professor of Psychology, Stanford University
(Friday)