Loriana Hernandez-Aldama, Cancer Conqueror, Founder, Armor Up For Life
Karen Cohn, Co-Founder, The Zac Foundation
Alex Batdorf, Founder & CEO, Get Sh!t Done
Doug Schenkelberg, Executive Director, Chicago Coalition for the Homeless
Lou Weisbach, Cofounder, American Center for Cures
Deborah Devedjian, Founder, The Chisel
Anne Wedner, Founder, America Of My Dreams
The education (maybe) of Donald Trump
It is no secret that President Trump dispenses lies with reckless abandon. This fact is not in dispute. It is also no secret that Trump has displayed a great number of moral failings and poverty of character during his campaign. Even swing voters who reluctantly voted for the President agree on that point.
John Bouman, President, Shriver Center on Poverty Law
David Scherer, Cofounder, One Million Degrees
Adam Hecktman, Microsoft, Director of Technology & Civic Innovation
Adam Hecktman of Microsoft Chicago talks about how anyone can use civic tech to influence our democracy. Adam explains how the use of data can improve transparency, accountability and efficiency (how the government spends YOUR MONEY).