Gregory Dees

Graduate Visiting Artist Lecture Series 2012

November 10, 2012

The MFA in Collaborative Design welcomes Gregory Dees as part of the 2012-2013 Graduate Visiting Artist Lecture Series.

Gregory Dees has played a leading role in developing the academic field of social entrepreneurship, helping to found social innovation programs at Duke, Harvard, and Stanford. His work bridges the gap between business and the social sector, and between theory and practice, making knowledge useful for social entrepreneurs as well as for the funders, consultants, and educators who work in the field. In 2007, the Aspen Institute and Ashoka recognized his pioneering work with their first Lifetime Achievement Award in Social Entrepreneurship Education.

Arthur C. Nelson

David Aycan

Gary Nabhan

George Mobus, PhD

Harold Nelson

Jay Harman

Marina Zurkow

Derrick Jensen

Naomi Oreskes

The Future of Our Oceans

Timothy Beatley

Paul Gilding, "The Great Disruption"

Harish Hande: Democratizing Electricity

Open Spaces: Northwest Innovation

Christopher Phillips

Gregory Dees