How To Know a Person: The Art of Seeing Others Deeply and Being Deeply Seen
A practical, heartfelt guide to the art of truly knowing another person in order to foster deeper connections at home, at work, and throughout our lives. In conversation with Mark Evans, Brooks explains how we can do better, posing questions that are essential for all of us. If you want to know a person, what kind of attention should you cast on them? What kind of conversations should you have? What aspects of a person’s story should you pay attention to?
In conversation with John Micklethwait, Editor-in-Chief of Bloomberg, Kissinger analyses the lives of six extraordinary leaders through the distinctive strategies of statecraft which he believes they embodied. To each of these studies he brings historical perspective, public experience and personal knowledge (in collaboration with How to Academy).
In this virtual event aimed at children and families, Yuval presents Unstoppable Us, the first in a new four-volume series of books for young readers. He reveals how fire shrank our stomachs, how our ancestors spoke to animals, what football can tell us about being human, how we used our superpower for good and bad… and how you have the superpower to change the world (in collaboration with How to Academy).
How to prevent future pandemics, in collaboration with How to Academy
In conversation with Amol Rajan, the BBC’s media editor, Bill will lay out clearly and convincingly what the world should learn from COVID-19, explain the science of fighting pandemics, and suggest what all of us can do to help prevent another one.
Abundance - The Path to Inner Wealth, in collaboration with How to Academy
Mixing ancient teachings and spiritual practices with the wisdom he’s garnered over four decades as a leading figure in mind-body medicine, Deepak will demonstrate how to transcend self-generated feelings of limitation and fear in order to experience true abundance in all aspects of life.
Director of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research and Professor in Earth System Science at the University of Potsdam
Planetary boundaries - and why they are so critical to our survival
Johan Rockström is one of the world’s leading climate and sustainability experts. A fierce advocate for deep and rapid cuts in carbon emissions, he points to the need for an ‘exponential carbon roadmap.’ He is best known for his groundbreaking 2009 work on Planetary Boundaries, nine processes that regulate the stability and resilience of the Earth system. If we remain within these, humanity can continue to develop and thrive for generations to come; breaching them – as we are increasingly doing – poses serious threats to our future.
Founding CEO of the Center for Countering Digital Hate
Countering digital hate
Imran joins us to discuss the social and psychological dynamics of social media, as well as what goes wrong in those spaces, such as trolling, identity-based hate, misinformation, conspiracy theories, modern extremism, and fake news.