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

Rita Dove

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

Pavilion

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

Individual Tickets available June 15

Anthony Doerr

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

Pavilion & Lawn

Individual tickets available June 15

Stephen Kotkin

Ben Rhodes

Yascha Mounk

2021 Writers & Presenters

Be Inspired.

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