Dr. Dean Williams – Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy Center for Public Leadership at Harvard Kennedy School and Author of Leadership for a Fractured World: How to Cross Boundaries, Build Bridges, and Lead Change
Dean Williams is an Adjunct Lecturer at Harvard’s Public Policy Center where he teaches and conducts research on adaptive leadership and change. As a faculty member, he serves as the faculty chair of the executive education program and runs the World Leaders Project at the Center for Public Leadership. For five years he served as the Chief Advisor to the President of Madagascar, for two years he was the lead consultant to the government of Queensland, Australia, working to reform their educational system, was a consultant to the Government of Brunei in upgrading its civil service, and served as a consultant with the Singapore government’s National Productivity Board. and is the director of the Social Leadership Singapore program. Dean is the author of Leadership for a Fractured World: How to Cross Boundaries, Build Bridges, and Lead Change (Berrett-Koehler, 2015) and Real Leadership: Helping People and Organizations Face Their Toughest Challenges (Berrett-Koehler, 2005).
Vladimir Vukicevic – Co-Founder & CEO at Meural
Vladimir Vukicevic has been successful in building and growing world-changing companies and products. He is currently the Co-Founder & CEO of Meural, which makes your wall smart and beautiful. Meural replaces physical photos, posters, and art prints with an intelligent digital canvas that is internet connected, and senses what you want to see, when you want to see it. He was also Co-Founder (& former CTO) of RocketHub, a crowdfunding platform. RocketHub was featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, CNN, The Economist, NBC, NPR, and ABC.