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Larry Brilliant, Chairman of Skoll Global Threats Fund & author of "Sometimes Brilliant"
Date Monday October 10
Time 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location Details
Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorGeorgette Gehue
Brilliant’s life has taken him across continents and countercultural movements. He is responsible for some of the most significant medical, spiritual, and social achievements of the past century working with leaders and icons including Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Steve Jobs, Wavy Gravy, the Dalai Lama, and President Barack Obama.

Brilliant was the executive director of Google.org and chaired the Presidential Advisory Committee on Bio-Surveillance. He lived in India for more than 10 years working as a United Nations medical officer, where he played a key role in the World Health Organization smallpox eradication program in South Asia. He also co-founded The Seva Foundation, an international NGO whose programs and grantees have given back sight to more than 3.5 million blind people in more than 20 countries.

Learn more about Brilliant’s inspiring life and journey.
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Added to the calendar on Monday Sep 26th, 2016 4:22 PM
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