2018 SNF Conference/Day 1/June 21, 2018

2018 SNF ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

June 21, 2018/DAY 1/09:00-16:50

Part 1 (09:00 - 11:40)

9:00 – 9:05 WELCOMING REMARKS

9:05 – 9:10 INTRODUCTORY REMARKS: ANDREAS C. DRACOPOULOS – CO–PRESIDENT, SNF

9:10 – 10:20 IN DISCUSSION: FLEXIBLE MACHINES: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE &  SOCIAL NETWORKS
MODERATOR: STELIOS VASSILAKIS - DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS & STRATEGIC INITIATIVES, SNF
NICHOLAS CHRISTAKIS – SOL GOLDMAN FAMILY PROFESSOR OF SOCIAL & NATURAL SCIENCE, YALE UNIVERSITY
CONSTANTINOS DASKALAKIS - PROFESSOR, ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING & COMPUTER SCIENCE DEPARTMENT, MIT
GARRY KASPAROV – SCHOLAR, HUMANITARIAN, & FORMER WORLD CHESS CHAMPION

10:20 – 11:30 PLENARY SESSION 1: DISRUPTING CONVENTIONAL PHILANTHROPIC PRACTICES
MODERATOR: JENNIFER MCCREA - SENIOR RESEARCH FELLOW, HAUSER INSTITUTE FOR CIVIL SOCIETY, HARVARD UNIVERSITY
JOE HUSTON – CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, GIVEDIRECTLY
RIP RAPSON – PRESIDENT, THE KRESGE FOUNDATION
IAN SIMMONS – CO-FOUNDER & PRINCIPAL, BLUE HAVEN INITIATIVE

11:30 – 11:40 PRESENTATION: NIGHT ON EARTH: DISRUPTING, COLONIZING & TAMING THE NYX
ANGELOS CHANIOTIS – FACULTY MEMBER, INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDY

Part 2 (12:10 - 13:50)

12:10 – 12:30 PRESENTATION: BROWNSVILLE COMMUNITY JUSTICE CENTER

12:30 – 13:30 IN DISCUSSION: HOPE AS A DISRUPTIVE FORCE: WORKING ON THE REFUGEE ISSUE
MODERATOR: MYRTO XANTHOPOULOU - SENIOR PROGRAM OFFICER, SNF
ADIL IZEMRANE – CO-FOUNDER, MOVEMENT ON THE GROUND
SAM KOPLEWICZ – VISITING PROFESSOR, UNIVERSITY OF ZAGREB
JOEY O'LOUGHLIN - PHOTOJOURNALIST, PRODUCER & WRITER
MÀRIA VALLÈS SEGURA – DIRECTOR GENERAL, BARÇA FOUNDATION

13:30 – 13:50 PRESENTATION: STREETWISE OPERA
MATT PEACOCK – ARTISTIC DIRECTOR


Part 3 (16:20 - 16:50)

16:20 – 16:50 DISCUSSION BETWEEN DIRECTOR, ACTORS & THE AUDIENCE