Monday Evening, October 21 • 5:45 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
Venetian Ballroom, Level 2
Rick Smolan is an author and photographer who combines creative storytelling with state-of-the-art technology. Many of his books have appeared on the New York Times best-seller lists and have been featured on the covers of Fortune, Time, Newsweek, and US News & World Report.
In Rick's keynote presentation, Helping Our Planet Grow a Nervous System, he will discuss his belief that Big Data has the potential to be "humanity's dashboard," an intelligent tool that can help combat some of the world's most challenging problems.
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