14:30 PM - 16:00 PM - Wonder in the Universe: Big Ideas & Disruptive Innovation

Featuring Beth Comstock 82, vice chair, GE, and Ellen Stofan ’83, D.Sc. ’16, former chief scientist, NASA

Seats will go fast, so sign up now for a dynamic TED-style talk featuring W&M alumnae Beth Comstock ’82, who leads GE’s business innovations efforts, and Ellen Stofan ’83, D.Sc. ’16, former chief scientist of NASA, as they discuss the power of big ideas and innovative thinking that have far-reaching impact both in and out of this world. What will be at the intersection of business, science and technology? Comstock and Stofan will open your eyes to what the future could look like and all that is possible with innovation. Come prepared with questions, because after the presentation and discussion, there will be an audience Q&A. In addition, attendees will receive tickets to the museum and will enjoy a light cocktail reception following the program.

Location: Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Museum of Design Lecture Room
2 East 91st St. (b/t 5th & Madison Avenue.)
New York, NY 10128

Transportation on your own. Nearby subway trains include the 4, 5 at 86th St. station or the 6 at 96th St. station.

Price: $50