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Madebo Fatunde*

Cleveland OH

Madebo is a foresight strategist and a writer, building a practice at the intersection of arts, technology, and culture. His passion is using storytelling about the future to empower better

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Jen Wilson*

Los Angeles

Jen is a future architect with a deep commitment to collaboration and coherence. Through her work as a facilitator and coach, she focuses on connecting people, teams and organizations to

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Eli Pariser*

Brooklyn

Eli Pariser is an author, activist, and entrepreneur focused on how to make technology and media serve democracy. In 2004, at 23, he became Executive Director of MoveOn.org, where he

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Adam Huttler*

Kailua HI

Adam Huttler is a serial entrepreneur at the intersection of technology, culture, and social justice. His career emphasizes developing innovative business models for mission-driven companies, in both the for-profit and

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Andrea Steele*

New York City

Andrea Steele is Founding Principal of Andrea Steele Architecture (ASA), a New York-based practice that believes the scale of architecture is not measured by its physical size, but by its

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Eric Gottesman*

Greenwich CT

Eric Gottesman is an artist who studied history before art and whose work addresses nationalism, migration, structural violence, history, and intimate relations. Gottesman’s work is always collaborative. He has never

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Mark de Groh*

Portland, Silicon Valley

Mark de Groh collaborates at the intersection of climate, investment, entrepreneurship and policy. As a member of GoFA’s incubation team, he helped give shape to the discipline through an experimental

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Kaz Brecher*

Los Angeles

A framework generalist and network entrepreneur, Kaz uses pattern recognition and agile prototyping to uncover blind spots and identify opportunities. The founder of Curious Catalyst, and the daughter of two

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Melissa Painter*

Venice CA

Melissa Painter heads MAP Lab, a product invention and incubation studio for emergent technologies, and is the founder of Breakthru, a platform of immersive wellbeing experiences for the workplace powered

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Jordan Luftig*

Bay Area, San Francisco

Jordan is a facilitator of ideas and people shaping humanity’s future. He is a Senior Advisor at JumpScale, an impact investment and philanthropy advisory agency that guides clients toward Integrative

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Tahir Hemphill*

Baltimore, New York City

Tahir is a creative technologist whose practice investigates the role systems play in the generation of form and the role collaborative knowledge production plays in the resilience of communities. Tahir

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Diego Galafassi

Porto Alegre BR, Stockholm SE

Diego Galafassi is a transdisciplinary artist from Brazil with a practice grounded at the interface of art, sciences and co-creative processes. He is a director, writer and producer of documentaries,

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Kamal Sinclair*

Los Angeles

Kamal is the Executive Director of the Guild of Future Architects and Senior Consultant to Sundance Institute’s Future of Culture Initiative. She also serves as External Advisor to MacArthur Foundation’s

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Amelia Winger-Bearskin*

Bay Area

Amelia Winger-Bearskin is an artist, technologist, and community-builder whose practice explores the relationship between systems and storytelling. Working in immersive media such as VR, performance, and participatory events, Winger-Bearskin invites

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Chid Liberty*

Monrovia, New York City, Oxford UK

I decided to dedicate my life to this grand experiment known as Liberia, and on a larger level, post-colonial Africa. I knew that it was my calling to look forward.

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Michelle Woo*

Los Angeles

Michelle Woo is an art producer, art historian and arts business consultant based in Los Angeles. She is currently the director of For Freedoms and received a 2017 ICP Infinity

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Oona Eager*

Amsterdam

Oona is a systems-minded, entrepreneurial-leaning leader. She’s in her element when bringing visionary ideas to life and does so through community-building, communications strategy, growth marketing, and learning journey creation. She

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Rigoberto Lara Guzmán*

Brooklyn

Rigoberto Lara Guzmán is a xicanx producer, artist, and organizer based in New York City. His work attends to the interaction of humans, objects, and the lived environment to explore

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Sarah Dickinson*

Vancouver

Sarah works at the intersection of culture, ideas, and people. For two decades, the central theme of her work has been designing new ways for teams to create and collaborate

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Sharon Chang*

Los Angeles, New York City

Sharon Chang is a future architect and the founder of the Guild of Future Architects. Her work focuses on reframing the relationship between creativity, capital, and impact. Nearly two decades

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Robyn Cornish*

Amsterdam, California, New York City

Robyn is a third-culture kid who discovered an affinity for tackling complex, systemic issues while traveling extensively during her studies. Her early career revealed a natural affinity for operations design

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Idris Brewster*

Los Angeles, New York City

Idris is an innovative and passionate individual who uses his technical and artistic expertise to disrupt traditional narratives through immersive experiences, all the while empowering others to do the same.

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Sydney Skybetter*

Providence RI

Hailed by Dance Magazine as “One of the most influential people in dance today,” Sydney Skybetter’s choreography has been performed at such venues as The John F. Kennedy Center for

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Mutale Nkonde*

Bay Area, Boston, New York City

Mutale Nkonde is the founding CEO of AI For the People (AFP) a non profit creative agency whose mission to use journalism, television, music and film to develop the narratives

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Cara Mertes*

New Jersey, New York City

Cara Mertes has championed the artists as leaders in society, working to harness the power of cultural expression to support communities, policies and priorities rooted in dignity and justice. She

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Martin Pettis*

Los Angeles

Martin Pettis is a mental health professional and community engagement advocate with over 20 years of experience working with underserved communities. He is the Executive Director of CARE in partnership

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Lafayette Cruise*

Racine WI

Lafayette’s practice engages projects at the intersection of urban planning and speculative fiction. He leverages the radical imagination and world building capabilities of speculative fiction and the multi-disciplinary, strategic implementation

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Stephanie Dinkins*

Brooklyn

Stephanie Dinkins is a transmedia artist and Associate Professor at Stony Brook University who creates platforms for dialog about artificial intelligence (AI) as it intersects race, gender, aging, and our

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Melinda Weekes-Laidlow*

Atlanta, New York City

Melinda is a social change architect, master facilitator, ordained minister, and social entrepreneur. She is the Founder/CEO of Beautiful Ventures, a creative social enterprise that influences popular culture, disrupts anti-blackness

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Bruce Grover

Brooklyn, Manhattan KS

Bruce is a brand strategist and writer who has helped Fortune 100s, national nonprofits and leading institutions tell their stories in ways that create lasting impact. With 25 years in

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Thomas Debass*

Washington DC

Thomas Debass is a civil servant in the field of economics and international relations spanning over two decades and three federal agencies. He regularly gives lectures and talks about strategic

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Mark Beam*

Kansas City, Oaxaca MX

Mark is a Board Member of the Guild of Future Architects and Managing Partner of Heartland P5 Holdings, a Public Benefit Corporation aggregating, strengthening and deploying regenerative strategies and technologies

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Miguel Rivera*

Los Angeles

Started playing music professionally as a Percussionist in 1973. Member of the core group of teachers at “The great Mother Conference” since 2010. In 2001, in collaboration with Robert Bly,

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M. Rako Fabionar*

Bay Area, San Francisco

M. Rako Fabionar is a consultant, facilitator, and healer who creates learning environments for people to experience deeper connection, insight, and well-being. He is sought after for his powerful presence

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Shawn Peters*

Baltimore, Brooklyn

Shawn Peters is a cinematographer and storyteller represented by the William Morris Agency, listed as one of Filmmaker Magazine’s 25 New Faces in Independent Film in 2016, and is a

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Jacob Ellenberg*

Los Angeles

Jacob Ellenberg is a maker, storyteller, organizational consultant, and meditation teacher. In the realm of storytelling, Jacob has developed films, novels, tv shows and executive produced the TV series Dark

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Andrew Wagner*

Bay Area, New York City

Andrew Wagner is a writer, editor, creative director, and strategist. He builds brands big and small. He loves making things happen and simply making things.

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Darius Loghmanee*

Chicago

Darius is a sleep physician from Chicago, Illinois. He is the director of the Advocate Aurora Children’s Sleep Network, a program dedicated to building capacity in a growing number of

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Hank Willis Thomas*

New York City

Hank is a conceptual artist working primarily with themes related to perspective, identity, commodity, media, and popular culture. His work is included in numerous public collections including the Museum of

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Heidi Boisvert*

New York City

Heidi Boisvert is an interdisciplinary artist, experience designer, creative technologist and academic researcher who interrogates the socio-cultural and neurobiological effects of media and technology. Simply put, she studies the role

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Claudia Peña*

Los Angeles

Claudia is on the faculty at UCLA currently teaching in the Gender Studies Department and at the Law School. Her scholarship and research focuses on trauma and the law. She

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Lisa Biagiotti

Los Angeles

Lisa Biagiotti is a writer and filmmaker whose stories play out in print, onscreen and in real life. She is interested in counter-narratives, the world beyond soundbites and the unexpected

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Jane M Saks*

Chicago

Jane M. Saks is the Founding President and Artistic Director of Project&, an arts entity focused on cultural production with social impact. She is an artist, writer, and educator as

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