Dr. Robert Lustig | MD, UCSF Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Endocrinology and author of “Fat Chance: Beating the Odds Against Sugar, Processed Food, Obesity and Disease”
Dr. Lustig is a leading thinker on the science and politics that have led to the pandemic of chronic disease over the last 30 years. He will present tactics for readjusting the key hormones that regulate hunger, reward and stress, and will share strategies to improve the health of the next generation.
Debora Spar | President of Barnard College and author of several books including “Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection”
As the president of arguably the most important all-women school in the country, Debora Spar brings research, wisdom, humor and insight to the heated debate about how women’s lives have and have not changed over the past forty years. How far have women really come? And what will it take to get true equality for good? Can women really have it all?
Muadi Mukenge | Regional Director for Sub-Saharan Africa, Global Fund for Women non-profit grant making foundation advancing women’s human rights worldwide
Pamela Hawley | Founder and CEO of UniversalGiving, award-winning social entrepreneurship non-profit.
Paola Gianturco | Award-winning photojournalist and author of “Women Who Light the Dark,” and “Grandmother Power: A Global Phenomenon”
Women are leading the way in building self-sustaining communities worldwide. These women are on the front line, and will share their inspiring stories of courage, determination and the world-changing progress being made by ordinary and extraordinary women.
Mar 27, 2014 11:30 am Piatti Restaurant, Mill Valley, CA
Susan Berke | Founder, Simply Inspired business coaching
Learn three key strategies to help you summon your courage, embrace new challenges and thrive outside your comfort zone. Amazing things can happen when you find the courage to push beyond your boundaries and try things outside your current comfort zone. Leadership coach and inspiration expert Susan Berke will outline key strategies for embracing your fears, overcoming obstacles, taking calculated risks and building the foundation that will enable you to reach bravely for your goals!
Jan 18, 2014 11:00 am & Jan 19, 2014 4:00 pm Wine Road of Northern Sonoma County
For two glorious days, over 100 wineries along the Wine Road of Northern Sonoma County will open their doors for tastings of limited production wines, new releases and library wines. It's a great opportunity to meet many accomplished winemakers, sample selected food pairings and enjoy special winery tours.