Impact Experts

IMPACT: Experts
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David Ferrucci

Inventor, IBM Watson

Liz Shuler

Secretary-Treasurer, AFL-CIO

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Cyrus Vance Jr.

NYC District Attorney

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Kirsten Gillibrand

US Senator, NY

David Agnew

Former White House Director of Intergovernmental Affairs

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Ann Ravel

Commissioner, Federal Election Commission

 

Gustavo Rivera

NY State Senator

 
Polly Trottenberg

Polly Trottenberg

Commissioner, NYC Department of Transportation

 
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Roy Beck

Executive Director, Numbers USA

 
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Trevor Potter

President, Campaign Legal Center

 
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Nisha Agarwal

NYC Commissioner, Immigration Affairs

 
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James Bopp

Plantiff Attorney, Citizens United v. FEC

 
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Tamar Jacoby

President, Immigration Works USA

 

Malcom Brickland

Founder, Subaru of America

 

John Porcari

Former Deputy Secretary, US Department of Transportation

 
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John Katzman

Founder, Princeton Review | CEO of Noodle Education

 

David Strickland

Partner, Venable | Former Administrator, NHTSA

 

Trevor D’Olier-Lees

Sr. Director, Standard & Poors

 
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Richard Briffault

Joseph P. Chamberlain Professor of Legislation at Columbia Law School

 

Amy Loprest

Executive Director, NYC Campaign Finance Board

 
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Jeff Miron

Economics Advisor, Harvard University

 

Seth Andrew

Founder, Democracy Builders

 
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Steven Camarota

Director of Research, Center for Immigration Studies

 

Drew McElroy

Co-founder & CEO, Transfix

 

Eric Nadelstern

Deputy Chancellor NYC Schools

 

Tim Hwang

Founder & CEO, Brigade

 
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Wendy Young

President, Kids in Need of Defense

 
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Zach Sims

CEO, Code Academy

 
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Sister Tesa Fitzgerald

Founder, Hour Children

 
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Tommy Safian

Executive Director, ReFoundry

 
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Vikrant Reddy

Research Fellow, Charles Koch Institute

 
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Matt Mahan

CEO, Brigade

 

Alia McCants

Sr. Director, Relay Graduate School of Economics

 

Reuben Miller

Asst. Professor, John Jay College

 
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Daniel Pianko

Founding Manager, Director University Ventures

 

Gabriel Sayegh

Co-Founder, Katal Center

 

Miram Altman

CEO, Kinvolved

 
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Barry Latzer

Former Professor, John Jay College

 
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Jeremy Knight

National Director of Communication, Students for Education Reform

 
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Michelle Brane

Director of the Migrant Rights and Justice, Women’s Refugee Commission

 
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Shannon Careen

Partner, Fragomen Worldwide

 
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John Reznick

Managing Partner & Political Analyst, Competitive Advantage Research

Evan O’Donnell

Director, Thrive Capital

 
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Rebecca Klein

Education Editor, Huffington Post

 
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Sashti Balassundaram

Founder, We Radiate

 
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Lina Tetelbaum

Associate, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

 
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Princess Lyles

Managing Director of Outreach, Educators for Excellence

 

Heidi Shierholz

Senior Economist and Director of Policy

 
 

James Bessen

Executive Director, Technology & Policy Research Initiative Director and Founder, Research on Innovation

 

John Loser

Chief Risk Officer, Oscar

 

Andrew Yang

American entrepreneur, the Founder of Venture for America

 
 

Josh Thompson

NYC Mayoral Candidate

 

Fredrik Nylander

Partner, Lakestar

 

IMPACT
Notable Attendees

Alexander Goodman

Co-founder & President, 118 Capital

 
 

Bryan Gartner

Principal, Apex Partners

 

Stephan Dalal

Fellow, Zwillgen

 

Katherine Rovanpera

Asst. Archivist, MOMA

 

Daniel Morosani

CTO, RE-VOLT | Columbia Business School | United States Marine Corps

 

Gabe Drapos

Harvard University | Oscar Health | Bridgewater

 

Roy Moran

Cooley LLP, Columbia Law School

 
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Andrew Salamon

Co-founder & CEO, Rested | Harvard | U.S. Navy

 
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Jordan Wan

CEO, CloserIQ | MIT

 

Samantha Whitmore

Head of Engineering, Kensho Technologies | Harvard University

 

Stephanie Lee

COO of Alpha Audiotronics, Inc. | J.D. Yale School of Law