2014: Illuminate


Storyboard P"The Basquiat of street dance"

Freestyling to music in real-time, Storyboard P demonstrates how he's using dance to elevate the genre and change the conversation along the way.


Carol Naughton"Sustainable community designs for social impact"

Through groundbreaking alliances in housing and education, business and government, Purpose Built Communities is creating a new model for development with social impact.

Jen Hidinger "A community support model from crisis"

A Community Support Model From Crisis Jen Hidinger shares how an unanticipated crisis is creating a breakthrough approach to community support and a dream fulfilled.

Thomas Stokell "Solving transportation needs through cycling"

Thomas Stokell encourages us to utilize successes in cycling adoption and adaptation to solve transportation needs.

Lonnie Johnson"Revolutionary designs for energy alternatives"

Through a combination of scientific establishment and independent inventor credentials, Lonnie Johnson is creating green technologies that will revolutionize our approach to energy solutions.

Laura Flusche "Design for social impact"

Laura Flusche describes how we all should look at the world with an eye for changing it through design.

Ted Ullrich "Changing the aim of American entrepreneurship"

With design and innovation reshaping every sector of industry, Ted Ullrich, reminds us that American entrepreneurship should also aim to solve key societal challenges.

Dr. Corey Keyes "A positive approach to healthcare"

Through positive psychology, Dr. Corey Keyes is shifting the emphasis in our healthcare system from fixing what is wrong with people to developing what is right.

Aidan Sullivan"A day without news?"

With the principles of his profession and personal connections of his career, Aidan Sullivan is increasing awareness, support and protection of journalists and news through advocacy and diplomacy.

Andrew Losowsky "The power of publishing platforms"

With a fascination for real-life stories and the power they hold, Andrew Losowsky wants to change who we listen to, and how we listen.


Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald "Improving early child development with words"

Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald is leveraging the simple practice of talking to babies and toddlers to nourish their brains and set them up for better performance in school and life.

Susan Booth "Arts as catalyst for the health of cities"

Susan Booth teaches that the arts are a catalytic and casual factor in the health of a city, from ancient greek civilization to the way we live today.