Wednesday, April 19, 2023

2:00 pm
4:00 pm
Seaport Ballroom F-G, Level 2
The Brave Stage
Pre-K to Gray
Higher Ed

Brave Stage Wednesday Afternoon


Chris Quazzo (Actor and Writer)

Creative Destruction… GPT-4 meets Sal Khan 

Sal Khan (Founder & CEO, Khan Academy)

AI Required: Teaching in a New World 

Ethan Mollick (Professor, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania)
AI is causing more disruption to education, and traditional educational technology, than any invention in recent memory. Prof. Mollick will discuss the ways in which AI-required classes can help make instructors more effective while saving time and effort, and what students learn when AI is mandatory. The talk will also touch on the larger changes AI is making in the world of work, and how that might impact the future of students, educators, and EdTech.

It’s a Wonderful Life… DMC Discusses How We Get There

Darryl "DMC" McDaniels (Artist, DMC)
Michael London (Founder & Chief Executive Officer, UWill)

Moderator: April Montgomery Goble (Executive Director, KIPP Chicago)

POW! POW! POW! POW! Brave Women – Sheryl Lee Ralph, Janice Jackson, Joanna Smith-Griffin, and Dr. Mahalia Hines – Guide Us to the Future 

Sheryl Lee Ralph (Emmy Award Winning "Abbot Elementary" Actress and Honored Activist)
Dr. Mahalia Hines (President, Common Ground Foundation)
Janice Jackson (CEO, Hope Chicago)
Joanna Smith-Griffin (CEO, AllHere)

Moderator: Tiffany Taylor (Chief People & Impact Officer, GSV Ventures)