Inside The Transformation Previous Broadcasts

Originals: Author Adam Grant In Conversation With (Episode #113H)

KQED Plus: Sun, May 20, 2018 -- 5:00 PM

The New York Times bestselling author of Give and Take examines how people can champion new ideas-and how leaders can encourage originality in their organizations. Learn from an entrepreneur who pitches his start-ups by highlighting the reasons not to invest, a woman at Apple who challenged Steve Jobs from three levels below, and an analyst who overturned the rule of secrecy at the CIA. Facebook COO and Lean In Author Sheryl Sandberg moderates this thought-provoking discussion.

Engineering Emotional Intelligence (Episode #103H)

KQED 9: Sun, May 20, 2018 -- 12:00 AM

What could your computer or phone do if it knew how you were feeling? Through a combination of psychology, technology, and cognitive science, Affectiva is bringing emotional intelligence to the digital world. Dr. Rana el Kaliouby, Affectiva CEO and co-founder, sits down with former Computer History Museum CEO John Hollar to share how the company's technology was invented, the creative ways the software is being used, and her vision for the future of emotionaware computing.

Technology, Health & Equality (Episode #112H)

KQED Plus: Sun, May 13, 2018 -- 6:00 PM

In an age of sophisticated healthcare technologies and research tools, the doctors you see or hospitals you visit are only a small part of what determines your health. Through extensive research and data analysis, Dr. Anthony Iton has found that your zip code may matter more to your well-being than your genetic code. Join us for a conversation about how data helped Dr. Iton identify this problem-and the role technology can play in solving it. Moderated by P2Health Ventures Co-founder Vanessa Mason.

Hunting for Space Treasure (Episode #111H)

KQED Plus: Sun, May 13, 2018 -- 5:00 PM

Forget Silicon Valley: could outer space be the next place to make your fortune? Planetary Resources is developing technology that could enable humans to fly spacecraft to asteroids and mine metals that could be worth millions of dollars. The company's CEO and former NASA flight director Chris Lewicki sits down with former Computer History Museum CEO John Hollar.

Big Data Gets Political (Episode #102H)

KQED 9: Sun, May 13, 2018 -- 12:00 AM

Your Facebook likes may have played a crucial role in Donald Trump's victory and the UK's vote to leave the European Union. Stanford University's Dr. Michal Kosinski joins us to share how the study of personality and application of big data are affecting politics and fields you never expected. Moderated by the Computer History Museum's David C. Brock.

The Next Billion (Episode #110H)

KQED Plus: Sun, May 6, 2018 -- 6:00 PM

A growing number of entrepreneurs are focused on the next billion people who are digitally excluded, many of whom live in extreme poverty around the world. How is technology being used as a force for democratization of access and opportunity? Join us for a fascinating fireside chat between Julie Hanna, Kiva executive chairman and Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship, with the Computer History Museum's Marguerite Gong Hancock.

Pioneers of the Possible: Women Entrepreneurs On I (Episode #109H)

KQED Plus: Sun, May 6, 2018 -- 5:00 PM

While tech companies and venture capitalists today are starting to actively support rising female stars, women entrepreneurs often are unheralded. What can we learn from successful women entrepreneurs who have forged their own paths for innovation and impact? Join us as venture capitalist Heidi Roizen and Cloudflare co-founder Michelle Zatlyn share their entrepreneurial journeys. The Computer History Museum's Marguerite Gong Hancock moderates.

Thinking Inside The Square (Episode #101H)

KQED 9: Sun, May 6, 2018 -- 12:00 AM

Square started in 2009 with a tiny, white card reader you could plug into your phone to accept payments from anyone, but hasn't stopped there. After a $3.4 billion IPO in 2015, the company is now a cohesive commerce ecosystem that helps sellers start, run, and grow businesses. Square CEO Jack Dorsey shares why and how he started the company, his approach to innovation in financial services, and his vision for the future of commerce.

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