Published: Aug. 31, 2020

SpeakersThe CU Boulder Conference on World Affairs virtual event September 10-11, will feature 8 sessions over 2 days discussing leadership and human connection. The event is free and open to the public. Watch live at

CWA is proud to present a diverse and engaging lineup of speakers for the event that include:

  • A'shanti Gholar, President of Emerge, the only organization dedicated to recruiting and training Democratic women to run for office, one of She The People’s 20 for 2020 list of women of color in politics who will play an impactful role in the 2020 elections
  • Steven Olikara, Founder & President, Millennial Action Project, the largest nonpartisan organization of millennial lawmakers in the U.S., a Forbes 30 Under 30 in Law and Policy
  • Roger McNamee, Silicon Valley Investor, Author of the New York Times best-selling book Zucked: Waking Up to the Facebook Catastrophe

Join us as we host conversations about combating loneliness with a former astronaut and crew member of the International Space Station, sports activism with the Executive Director of the U.S. Soccer Women's National Team Players Association, and lessons in leadership across generations with the Founder and President of the Privilege Institute.

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