Revolutionaries Previous Broadcasts

IBM Chief Executive Ginni Rometty (Episode #411H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 28, 2015 -- 7:00 PM

This edition of Revolutionaries features IBM Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Ginni Rometty. Under her leadership, IBM is embarking on a bold transformation agenda to lead in a new era of computing. Join us as Computer History Museum CEO John Hollar sits down for a conversation with Rometty about technology, innovation and change.

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  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 31, 2015 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 30, 2015 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 29, 2015 -- 1:00 AM

Darpa Director Arati Prabhakar (Episode #406H)

KQED 9: Sun, Jul 26, 2015 -- 12:00 AM

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's (DARPA), Director, Dr. Arati Prabhakar, joins John Markoff, Sr. Writer for the New York Times, for a conversation about DARPA's history, impact, and new breakthroughs in technology and science.

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  • KQED Life: Sun, Jul 26, 2015 -- 12:00 AM

Entrepreneur & Philanthropist Steve Case (Episode #410H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 21, 2015 -- 7:00 PM

The Museum's Revolutionaries speaker series goes on the road with a first stop at NPR's corporate headquarters in Washington, DC, with guest Steve Case. He shares his passion for starting companies and for supporting entrepreneurs, his work in the public policy arena and his philanthropic endeavors.

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  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 25, 2015 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 22, 2015 -- 1:00 AM

The Innovators By Walter Isaacson (Episode #409H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 14, 2015 -- 7:00 PM

The Innovators is author Walter Isaacson's revealing account of the revolutionaries who created the computer and the Internet. Walter Isaacson discusses his new book, which continues his exploration of innovation and genius, from Steve Jobs to Benjamin Franklin and Albert Einstein.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 15, 2015 -- 1:00 AM

Akamai's Cofounder & CEO Tom Leighton (Episode #408H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Jul 7, 2015 -- 7:00 PM

An in-depth conversation with cofounder Tom Leighton about his distinguished career at Akamai Technologies and MIT, and we'll get a peek under the hood at one of the world's leading Internet infrastructure companies.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 8, 2015 -- 1:00 AM

MLB Advanced Media's CEO Bob Bowman (Episode #407H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Jul 1, 2015 -- 1:00 AM

Bob Bowman, President and Chief Executive Officer of MLB Advanced Media (MLBAM), discusses how he was able to turn a fledgling startup into a multimedia powerhouse and turned the baseball fan user experience second to none.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 4, 2015 -- 2:00 PM
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 3, 2015 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 2, 2015 -- 11:00 PM
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