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    Edison Talks

    Edison Talks

    Thursday, Oct 17, 2013 9:00 - 4:00 PM @ Cadillac Palace Theatre
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    Yaron Brook
    Executive Director, The Ayn Rand Institute; Author, "Equal Is Unfair"
    Jessica Buchanan
    Humanitarian Aid Worker; Teacher; Co-author, "Impossible Odds"
    Grant Hill
    Seven-time NBA All-Star, Film Producer & Philanthropist
    Peter Himmelman
    Founder, Big Muse
    Mark Hoplamazian
    President & CEO, Hyatt Hotels Corporation
    Naveen Jain
    Founder & CEO, inome
    Joseph Jones
    Senior, W.R. Harper High School; CIW (YOU)th Ambassador
    Donna Karan
    Fashion Designer; Humanitarian, Urban Zen Foundation
    Erik Landemalm
    Development Professional; Co-author, "Impossible Odds"
    Malcolm London
    Writer & Educator
    Capricia Marshall
    Former Chief of Protocol, U.S. State Department
    Bruce Perry
    Senior Fellow, The ChildTrauma Academy
    Kathy Reichs
    #1 "New York Times" Bestselling Author; Inspiration for FOX's "Bones"; Forensic Scientist
    Michael Shannon
    Academy Award-nominated Actor
    M. Shyamalan
    Screenwriter, Director, Producer; Author, “I Got Schooled”
    Charity Tillemann-Dick
    Soprano, Composer & Writer
    Tess Vigeland
    Independent Writer & Producer
    Mike Wilbon
    Co-Host, "Pardon The Interruption"; NBA Analyst, ABC & ESPN; Columnist, & ESPN Chicago

    Edison Talks is an invitation-only, daylong event created to inspire, connect and cultivate action. World-renowned visionaries will fuel your inspiration with dynamic presentations, deep conversations and incredible performances. Our select attendees include trailblazing business leaders, creatives and influencers who transcend all industries. Be one of the few to explore the theme of Departure during this year’s Edison Talks.

    Thursday, Oct 17, 2013 9:00 - 4:00 PM
    Cadillac Palace Theatre
    151 W. Randolph St., Chicago, IL 60601
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