SVWC 2022 Schedule / Program

Please choose a day from the drop-down menu below to view the different presentations scheduled for July 16-18. 
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9:00 AM
REGISTRATION OPENS

Bookstore Tent

11:30 AM
NEW ATTENDEE ORIENTATION

Tent C

1:00 - 1:45 PM
A Poetry Reading

Pavilion & Livestream

Rita Dove

2:15 - 3:15 PM
BREAKOUT - The True Story of the Woman at the Heart of the German Resistance to Hitler

Pavilion & Livestream

Rebecca Donner

2:15 - 3:15 PM
BREAKOUT - MacArthur Park

SV Opera House

Judith Freeman

2:15 - 3:15 PM
BREAKOUT - The Story of Venture Capital and the Making of the New Future

Tent B

Sebastian Mallaby

2:15 - 3:15 PM
BREAKOUT - SVWC New Voices Panel

Pond Tent (D)

Kalani Pickhart

Kali Fajardo-Anstine

Sanaë Lemoine

2:15 - 3:15 PM
BREAKOUT - More to Life Than More: A Personal History of Misunderstanding, Loss, and Learning

Alan Pesky

2:15 - 3:15 PM
BREAKOUT - Time Is a Mother

Tent A

Ocean Vuong

3:45 - 5:00 PM
Cloud Cuckoo Land

Pavilion & Lawn & Livestream

Individual Tickets available June 15

Anthony Doerr

5:30 - 6:30 PM
The March of the Autocrats (moderated by Judy Woodruff)

Pavilion & Lawn & Livestream

Individual tickets available June 15

Stephen Kotkin

Ben Rhodes

Yascha Mounk

2021 Writers & Presenters

Be Inspired.

Barbara Ascher
Erich Schwartzel
Kalani Pickhart
Sanaë Lemoine
Evan Osnos
Kathryn Schulz
Kali Fajardo-Anstine
Ocean Vuong
Stephen Kotkin
Sebastian Mallaby
Terry Tempest Williams
Ben Rhodes
Jeffrey Brown
Rita Dove
Alexander Maksik
Also joining us . . .
Alan Pesky
Anthony Doerr
Yascha Mounk
Heather McGhee
Admiral James Stavridis
Geoff Dyer
Imbolo Mbue
Arthur C. Brooks
Noah Feldman
Freestyle Love Supreme+
Elizabeth Kolbert
Lauren Groff
Natasha Trethewey
Rebecca Donner
A. Scott Berg
Judy Woodruff
Albert R. Hunt
Judith Freeman