The Grammy nominated group, Los Rakas was born in the youth centers of Oakland, CA in 2006. This duo are of Panamanian descent and raised in both cultures. They are the future of world music and have transcended their way into mainstream, touring nationwide and internationally.Read More
Eventually Knox gravitated to YouNow, where she is now one of the live-streaming site’s most prominent, popular broadcasters. Knox was also profiled as a YouNow success story in Billboard earlier this year, and earned a nomination for "YouNower of the Year" at the 2016 Shorty Awards.Read More
Dolores Huerta is president and Founder of the Dolores Huerta Foundation (DHF).
She is a celebrated Latina labor leader, activist and community organizer.
Steven Wolfe Pereira is Chief Marketing and Communications Officer of Quantcast. Prior to Quantcast.........Read More
Porsche Kelly is a spoken word artist from Oakland, Ca. She performs gut-wrenching, heartfelt poetry in a variety of spaces and is especially passionate about social.........Read More
Peter Leyden is the Founder and CEO of Reinvent, a media company that engages top innovators in deep conversations about solving complex challenges and then creates media about their big ideas........Read More
Dr. Azab is currently teaching for the Psychology and Human Development departments at Cal State University, Long Beach (CSULB)........Read More
Liz Klinger is the Co-founder and CEO of Lioness Health, a company dedicated to improving the lives of women by opening up the conversation around women's sexual health using technology........Read More
Lateefah Simon is the President of Akonadi Foundation, which nurtures movement building to advance racial justice in Oakland.......Read More
Ken Goldberg is an artist, inventor, and UC Berkeley Professor. He is Chair of the Industrial Engineering and Operations Research Department.......Read More
Led by classically trained composer/pianist JooWan Kim, Ensemble Mik Nawooj (EMN), the ten-piece Hip-Hop orchestra with MCs/lyricists......Read More
Butterscotch, the retro-futuristic, voice percussionist virtuosa, is a force to be reckoned with in today’s music scene. Butterscotch has rocked stages worldwide and leaves audiences literally clamoring for more.Read More