MPSF Speaker Series Announces Brilliant 2015-2016 Schedule

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Nation’s Largest Community Speaker Series Hosts Stellar 2015-2016 Season in Marin, Oakland and San Mateo Venues

Our 2015-2016 series represents a rich range of topics from women and men who are leaders in their field, break-through thinkers and game-changers on the world scene." - Jim Weil, President

MPSF Speaker Series broke news of its 2015-2016 speakers to more than 8500 subscribing members at the concluding event of this year’s series.

“For 26 years, MPSF has delivered compelling speaker series events in each of our locations – the Marin Veteran’s Memorial Auditorium in Marin County, the Paramount Theater in Oakland, and the San Mateo Performing Arts Center on the Peninsula, designed for the exchange of ideas, opinion and perspective. We are always pleased and honored to bring thought leadership to our Bay Area community. The 2015-2016 series represents a rich range of topics from women and men who are leaders in their field, break-through thinkers and game-changers on the world scene,” said Jim Weil, President of MPSF, Inc.

Highly sought after speakers, this season’s line up will address a wide variety of subjects covering international security, earthquake science and neuroscience, world affairs and politics, business and economics, global education, and personal motivation.

Subscriptions for the 2015-2016 Speaker Series are available online now at http://www.speakerseries.net. Pricing includes all eight speaker events in Marin, Oakland or San Mateo.

“Our speakers are chosen on the basis of their extraordinary – usually lifetime – achievements and unique expertise in their particular field of endeavor. Never has that been more evident than with this coming season’s selections,” said Weil.

The 2015-2016 MPSF series brings these luminaries to the MPSF stage:

Ray Kurzweil – Leading inventor, thinker, author, futurist and top entrepreneur, Kurzweil is a Dir. of Engineering at Google.

Diana Nyad – One of the world’s greatest long-distance swimmers, Nyad motivates audiences to follow their dreams.

Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor – One of TIME’s “100 Most Influential People”, wrote My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey.

The Hon. Henry M. Paulson, Jr., in conversation with Geoffrey Colvin – Paulson has influenced our nation’s economy as Treasury Secretary and Chairman/CEO of Goldman Sachs during its exponential growth.

Julia Gillard – Known for nation-changing policies as 1st female PM of Australia, Gillard leads advances in international education.

Louise Richardson – First female Principal of Univ. of St. Andrews, foremost expert and lecturer on international security.    

Ross Stein – One of the world’s foremost earthquake scientists, Stein co-founded Geophysical Earthquake Model (GEM).

Malcolm Gladwell – One of today’s most extraordinary thinkers and influential author of Tipping Point, Blink and Outliers.

About MPSF Speaker Series
The MPSF Speaker Series offers the best of today’s thought leaders to the Oakland, Peninsula and Marin communities in separate, but identical, subscription-based series of speakers each season running September through April. In an open, unbiased forum for the exchange of ideas and intellectual enrichment of the community, inspiring speakers cover an exciting range of topics. The largest community speaker series in America, MPSF Speaker Series is dedicated to providing the highest quality lecture experiences with personal touch service for our subscribing members.

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