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    The Future of Elections

    How can we drastically increase voter turnout? Seth Flaxman and his organization Democracy Works is working to increase the number of people who show up to the polls.

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    Entrepreneurship: Turning Points

    Discover the moments that inspired a group of accomplished entrepreneurs to change their lives forever.

    Bethenny Frankel
    Founder & CEO, Skinnygirl
    Sam Zell
    Founder & Chairman, Equity Group Investments and Equity International
    Will Packer
    Founder & Producer, Will Packer Productions
    Ali Velshi
    Global Affairs & Economics Analyst; Former Host of “Ali Velshi on Target” on Al Jazeera America
    Kim Simios
    Chicago Office Managing Partner, Assurance Services, Ernst & Young LLP
    Brad Keywell
    Founder & Co-Chairman, Chicago Ideas; Co-Founder & CEO, Uptake
    Seth Flaxman
    BHSI Fellow; Co-Founder, Democracy Works

    Being a successful entrepreneur isn’t easy. It requires a great deal of grit, inspiration, motivation and a little bit of luck. Rome wasn’t built in a day, and neither were any of the most successful companies in the world. Hear from accomplished leaders in industries ranging from consumer products to filmmaking on the events that transformed them, from the “aha!” moments to the disappointments and failures that catapulted them forward and changed their lives forever.