Speakers



FOST SUMMIT

Angela Ahrendts
Former SVP, Apple Retail and CEO, Burberry
Over the past three decades, Angela has leveraged creativity, innovation, and powerful brand storytelling to become one of the world's most successful business leaders.
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John Boiler
Founder & Creative Co-Chair, 72andSunny
John Boiler is founder and Creative Co-Chair of 72andSunny, a full-service advertising agency that helps some of the most famous brands in the world by creating impact in culture.
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Stephanie Dinkins
Artist & Professor, Dinkins Studio
Stephanie works with emerging technologies and community engagement to confront bias and inequity in artificial intelligence.
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Laura Correnti
Partner, Giant Spoon
Laura Correnti leads media strategy and buying at full-service advertising agency Giant Spoon, where she is known for disrupting the media model and creating "firsts" for brand partnerships.
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Jose Antonio Vargas
Founder, Define American
Jose Antonio Vargas is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Emmy-nominated filmmaker, and Tony-nominated producer.
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Bernie Su
Interactive Creator and Showrunner
Bernie is a three-time Primetime Emmy award–winning short form and interactive creator and showrunner.
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Adah Parris
Futurist & Storyteller, The House of Griots
Adah Parris is a storyteller who empathetically subverts the status quo.
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Sutu
Writer, comic artist, and interactive designer
Sutu is an Australian comic book artist, writer, and interactive designer who uses art and technology to tell stories in new ways.
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Claire Wardle
US Director, First Draft
Claire is a cofounder of First Draft, a nonprofit on the front lines in the fight to defend democracy against misinformation.
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Jeremy Nocon
VP, Business Development, Jim Henson's Creature Shop
Jeremy will be sharing how to develop your improv skills using puppetry.
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Boyuan Gao & Jahan Mantin
Cofounders, Project Inkblot
Project Inkblot uses a design-thinking approach to build diversity, equity and inclusion into the creation of products, services, and content.
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Gina Barnett
TED Speaker Coach, Barnett International Consulting
Gina understands the profound effects of communication excellence, presentational style, and leadership presence, which has resulted in her working with major corporations worldwide.
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Aria Finger
CEO & Chief Old Person, DoSomething.org
Aria is harnessing the power of young people to create change in a global movement for good.
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Uri Hasson
Professor, Princeton University
Uri’s research illuminates how storytelling fosters deep social interactions through brain-to-brain connection.
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Ben Kaufman
Founder & CEO, Camp
Ben Kaufman is the founder and CEO of CAMP, a national retail chain of family experience stores launched in 2018.
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Tupac Martir
Founder & Creative Director, Satore Studio
Tupac Martir is a creative director and multimedia artist whose work is breaking new ground at the intersection of virtual reality and live performance.
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