Creative innovator, futurist and entertainer; technology investor. Founder and Chief Executive Officer, I.AM+, engaged in merging the worlds of technology, artificial intelligence (AI)-based conversational voice commerce computing for enterprise, retail, travel and consumer applications. Member: World Economic Forum Fourth Industrial Revolution Advisory Committee and Global Artificial Intelligence Council. Advisor, Bias & Ethics to Stradigi AI. Honorary Fellow, Institutions of Engineering and Technology. Recipient: seven Grammy Awards; Emmy; CLIO; World Economic Forum Crystal Award (2016). As an advocate for STEAM education, started i.am.angel Foundation, which uses project-based learning modules to deliver STEAM education for at-risk youth via dedicated STEM Academy preparatory schools, after-school tutoring and enrichment activities within the US. At-risk students participate in project-based learning modules for robotics, coding, app development, geographic information system mapping, and study Mandarin Chinese. Keeping child safety and protection at the forefront in the US as pertains to school and community shootings that urgently require gun safety law reform, Co-Executive Producer, "Parkland Rising", a documentary film about the students and families that survived a mass school shooting and their journey as advocates for US gun safety reform. Interests: promoting the health and planetary benefits of a plant-based (Vegan) diet; alternative energy-powered cars.View the profile
A 13 year old social justice activist.View the profile
Host and Executive Producer, “CNBC Meets..”; has interviewed President Bill Clinton, Sir Richard Branson, President Jimmy Carter, Melinda Gates, Andrea Bocelli, Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, Maria Sharapova, will.i.am, Sherry Lansing, Naomi Campbell, H.R.H The Duke of York, Dolly Parton, Tamara Mellon OBE, Andre Agassi, Lang Lang, Diane von Furstenberg, Jon Bon Jovi , Aerin Lauder, Matt Damon, Cherie Blair CBE QC and Forest Whitaker. Concurrently, Anchor, “The CNBC Conversation”, interviewing newsmakers including H.S.H Prince Albert of Monaco, former South African President F.W de Klerk, former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan, Hollywood icon Goldie Hawn, fashion titans Karl Lagerfeld, Dame Vivienne Westwood and Tom Ford, LVMH Chairman Bernard Arnault, comedian and author David Walliams and Sir David Tang. Also appears weekly on “Sky News Sunrise” and has contributed on Radio 4's “Today” programme, ITV's “This Morning”, and has appeared on BBC's “Celebrity Masterchef” and in a cameo on US television drama, “The Royals”. Presenter and moderator, hosts international events and forums, including: Veuve Clicquot Business Woman Awards; Women of the Future Awards; Women’s Forum, Deauville. Moderates debates at the World Economic Forum in Davos and chairs panels for charities and organizations including Invest Africa, Intelligence Squared and The Philanthropreneurship Forum.View the profile
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Join a conversation with musician will.i.am (executive producer of 'Parkland Rising') and young activist Naomi Wadler on the fight to end gun violence, and how they are influencing policy change and inspiring the next generation.
Speakers: Naomi Wadler, will.i.am and Tanya Bryer
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