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Olympic Skier

Vince Poscente

Olympian, NY Times Bestselling Author, Hall of Fame Speaker

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Anil Seth

Professor, Best-Selling Author, TED Speaker

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Catherine Grace Katz

Author of The Daughters of Yalta, Speaker

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Bjarke Ingels

Founder and Partner of Bjarke Ingels Group, TED Speaker

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Patty Marx

New Yorker Staff Writer, Former SNL Writer, Author

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Elizabeth R. Ricker

Author of Smarter Tomorrow, Speaker, Neurohacker

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Educator and Coach

Matt Abrahams

Stanford GSB Strategic Communication Lecturer, Author, Coach, Podcast Host

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NFL Champion

Ben Utecht

Superbowl XLI Champion, Performance Coach, Author

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Lisa Feldman Barett

Psychologist, Northeastern Professor, Best-Selling Author

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Performance Coach

Jamie Wheal

Director of Flow Genome Project, Best-Selling Author

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Lisa Genova

Best-Selling Author of Still Alice, TED Speaker

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Max Richter

Award-Winning Composer, Pianist, Producer, Filmmaker

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Social Psychologist

Amy Cuddy

Harvard Lecturer, Best-Selling Author, TED Speaker

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David Eagleman

Stanford Professor, Best-Selling Author, TED Speaker

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