Successful XPRIZE Event Supported by TradingScreen

TradingScreen supported the $7M Barbara Bush Foundation Adult Literacy XPRIZE Presented by Dollar General Literacy Foundation organized by MIT-EF of NYC.
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Top Left: Anthony Tassi, Executive Director, Literacy Partners, speaks. Bottom Left: The Panelists, Paul Gollash (CEO Voxy), Michael Preston (Executive Director, CSNYC), Jake Schwartz (CEO General Assembly), Jonathan Harber (Former CEO Pearson and Founder of School Net), Stephanie Dua (CEO Homer) speak with Moderator Nicolle Wallace (Previous Co-Host of The View). Top Right: The Panelists, moderator and speakers gather for a photo. Included in Denine Torr, Director, Community Initiatives at Dollar General. Bottom Right: Cristina Dolan, Chair MIT-EF NYC and Founder of Dream it. Code it. Win it.

The event and reception focused on Social Entrepreneurialism and the use of Technology Innovation in an effort to solve one of the country’s biggest problems, adult literacy. The informative and eye-opening panel conversation was lead by Nicolle Wallace, previous co-host of The View. The panelists included:

  • Stephanie Dua, CEO Homer
  • Paul Gollash, CEO Voxy
  • Jonathan Harber, Former CEO Pearson and Founder of School Net
  • Michael Preston, Executive Director, CSNYC
  • Jake Schwartz, CEO General Assembly

The successful event included a live Skype call with Former First Lady Barbara Bush, a presentation from Anthony Tassi of  Literacy Partners, as well as a video from Dr. Peter Diamandis, Chairman and CEO of XPRIZE.

TradingScreen would like to send a sincere thanks to it’s customers and partners who attended the event as well.

Couldn’t make it? WATCH THE RECORDED VERSION HERE – http://livestream.com/internetsociety/xprize