Questlove, Drummer, DJ, producer, culinary entrepreneur, designer, New York Times best-selling author, and member of The Roots
Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, oncologist, bioethicist; chair at Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy at the University of Pennsylvania
MK Asante, professor, author and poet
Reverend Jeffrey Brown, coalition builder and founder of RECAP (Rebuilding Every Community Around Peace)
Komal Ahmad, founder and CEO of Copia, a company working to eradicate hunger and food waste
JT Reager, earth scientist, NASA Jet Propulsion Lab
Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO, National Constitution Center
And many more! For the complete list of presenters visit aspenchallenge.org
WHEN: February 1, 2017 | 8am – 7pm
WHERE: Ballroom at the Ben | 834 Chestnut Street #210 | Philadelphia, PA 19107
The Aspen Challenge provides inspiration and a platform for young people to design solutions to some of the most critical and complex issues humanity faces. For more information, please visit aspenchallenge.org or www.facebook.com/TheAspenChallenge.
The Aspen Institute is an educational and policy studies organization based in Washington, DC. Its mission is to foster leadership based on enduring values and to provide a nonpartisan venue for dealing with critical issues. For more information, visit www.aspeninstitute.org.
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SOURCE The Aspen Institute