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Audio lectures brought to you by Social Innovation Conversations, co-hosted by Stanford Social Innovation Review's Managing Editor Eric Nee.

What California Can Teach Washington

At the 2013 Stanford Center for Social Innovation’s 2013 Conradin Von Gugelberg Memorial Lecture, Nichols addresses CA's cap-and-trade system and what it means for our environment.

Featuring Mary Nichols | Oct. 6, 2014 | 1 hour 21 minutes
 

Technology & Design

Connection Technology to Save Lives

Ridwan Djamaluddin speaks on how Indonesia is using technology to deal with climate threats and implementing early warning systems to save lives.

Featuring Ridwan Djamaluddin | Nov. 27, 2012 | 9 minutes
 
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Government

Promoting Civic Engagement and Voting

Organizations are finding that subtle changes in language make a difference in how people vote.

Featuring Todd Rogers | Aug. 8, 2012 | 45 minutes
 

Education

How to Cultivate the Best Teachers

Teachers play a key role in influencing the future not only of students, but of the country and world as a whole. What contributes to teacher effectiveness?

Featuring a Global Education Conference panel | 1 | Oct. 26, 2011 | 54 minutes
 

Education

Addressing the K-12 Crisis

Educators, administrators, academics, business people, and politicians talk about potential solutions, what’s working, and what isn’t.

Featuring a Global Education Conference panel | Oct. 12, 2011 | 34 minutes
 
Todd Park on the need for social innovation in health care.

Health

Changing Behavior and Changing Policies Panel (Part 3)

Park discusses how methods of efficiency developed in industries outside of health care need to be brought in to rework the health care industry.

Featuring Todd Park | 1 | Oct. 11, 2011 | 33 minutes
 
Daniel Kreeger on social responsibility and federal responsibility with respect to climate change.

Environment

EDF Future of Green Calls

Daniel Kreeger, Executive Director of the Association of Climate Change Officers (ACCO), outlines the relatively new position of Climate Change Officer.

Featuring Daniel Kreeger | Oct. 3, 2011 | 50 minutes
 

Environment

Environmental Sustainability and Energy Policy

In this panel discussion we hear from senior government energy and technology officials on what’s up and coming with respect to environmental responsibility.

Featuring Dan Reicher, Arun Majumdar, and Aneesh Chopra | Aug. 24, 2011 | 118 minutes
 
Former FDA Commissioner David Kessler on the need for socially responsible companies in the food industry.

Health

Food Industry and Global Health

Former FDA Commissioner David Kessler discusses how we define the cultural norm for food consumption and what role our government should play in regulating food companies.

Featuring David Kessler | Aug. 5, 2011 | 50 minutes
 
CDC Deputy Director for Policy and Communication Donald Shriber discusses taking on global health

Health

Global Health Speaker Series

CDC Deputy Director for Policy and Communication Donald Shriber speaks about how the agency coordinates and manages its efforts and resources to respond to emerging threats to global health.

Featuring Donald Shriber | Jul. 29, 2011 | 41 minutes