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Steven's six-part series on PBS, 'How We Got Now with Steven Johnson – Clean', was nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Science and Technology Programming. The book version of How We Got To Now debuted at #4 on the New York Times bestseller list, and was a finalist for the PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award.

The three-part, six-hour PBS documentary Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies by Ken Burns was nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series. The series is based on Siddhartha Mukherjee's Pulitzer Prize winning book, The Emperor of All Maladies.

Gernot Wagner is Lead Senior Economist at the Environmental Defense Fund and co-author of Climate Shock: The Economic Consequences of a Hotter Planet. He is fiercely engaged with turning the engines of prosperity toward a stable climate. For audiences ranging from technologists to the general public, Gernot brings his fresh, lively vision to the issue of climate change and offering economically-sound, actionable solutions to what is arguably the most important issue of our time.

The World Economic Forum has officially announced that Don Tapscott will join them as a Senior Adviser focusing on The Global Agenda Platform. Read Tapscott's article, “Why I'm joining the World Economic Forum” here.

Alvin Roth is a world-renowned expert on market design and game theory. He is a rarity among economists — his mission throughout his career has been to apply economic theory to real-world, real-life problems. He has been wildly successful, pioneering new ways to use game theory to redesign previously ineffective, complex markets. Honored by the Nobel Committee for his work in stable allocations and the practice of market design, Dr. Roth is a compelling speaker for any industry providing audiences with new and compelling insights into the hidden behaviors of their own marketplaces.