Imagining a Future That’s Better Than the Past

In this episode, philanthropist Nicolas Berggruen shares his vision of a progressive, cooperative future where people and technology work together to build an inclusive, intelligent society. With “populists” speaking openly about returning to the past, we found someone who’s investing real money to look forward and make a better future.

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Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?

Featuring Raphael Bostic, Colin Marshall, Donnajean Ward, and Aubrey Hicks In this edition of the Bedrosian Book Club Podcast, we’re looking at the scifi classic, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep by Philip K. Dick. One of Dick’s more accessible novels, DADES follows bounty hunter Rick Deckard on a mission to find and destroy 6 state of the art,…

Next Gen Transportation: Private Sector Alternatives

Is there a post car-ownership future? This Price Research Center Collaboratives brings together the Bedrosian Center on Governance and the METRANS Transportation Center to discuss the future of transportation. We will address the prevalence and growth of private sector alternatives like Megabus, Uber, and Lyft among other things. Panelists: Genevieve Giuliano, Director of METRANS Raphael…