Why Wait? Young People Blazing Trails
Monday, April 28, 2014 / 10:45 am - 11:45 am


Willow Bay, Incoming Director, School of Journalism, USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism; Special Correspondent, Bloomberg Television

Jack Andraka, Student Researcher
Mary-Patricia Hector, Founder, Think Twice Campaign; Recipient, 2013 Peace First Prize
Flynn McGarry, Chef, Eureka
Winter Vinecki, Marathon Runner; Founder, Team Winter
Ade Williams , Violinist, From the Top

We know that young people make the rules in high technology - then break them to move the field forward. Did you know about their extraordinary contributions to biomedical research, food, symphonic music and peace in the schools, to name just a few passionate enterprises? This event assembles young leaders, all under 20 years old, to discuss their view of a world with limitless opportunity. They'll open up about what inspired them to choose their fields and how they are able to excel and spark change so early in their lives. We all can learn from them, whatever our age.

Read the blog post on Currency of Ideas