Speaker: Charlie Washburn, Retired Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, VSA Massachusetts, grandfather of two boys on the autism spectrum, Donna Danielewski, Senior Director of the Carl and Ruth Shapiro Family National Center for Accessible Media at WGBH, mother of a child with autism
Speaker: Dr. Jay Lemery, Professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, Chief of the Section of Wilderness and Environmental Medicine, and Faculty in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health at the Colorado School of Public Health
Speaker: David A. Sinclair, Ph.D., Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School; co-Director, Paul F. Glenn Laboratories for the Biological Mechanisms of Aging, Harvard Medical School; Professor, University of New South Wales, Sydney
Speaker: Peter Gray, Ph.D., Research professor at Boston College and author of "Free to Learn: Why Unleashing the Instinct to Play Will Make Our Children Happier, More Self-Reliant, and Better Students for Life"
Speaker: Frank Bruni, New York Times op-ed columnist and New York Times best-selling author; his latest book "Where You Go Is Not Who You'll Be: An Antidote to the College Admissions Mania" was published in March 2015
Speaker: Professor Mitchel Resnick, LEGO Papert Professor of Learning Research at the MIT Media Lab, and head of the Lifelong Kindergarten group which developed Scratch, an online community where children program and share interactive stories, games, and animations.