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BIG Virtual Summit 2020

Wondering what’s the next big move for entreprenuers and investors in the today’s current ecosystem? BIG hosts its 2020 Virtual Summit to identify these new pathways to investing in the new world. We bring together a variety of senior, novice and minority entreprenuers to help explain what the next steps are for building the financial future.

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BIG ASW Chicago 2020

The B.I.G. Summit discussion panel at All-Star Weekend 2020 in Chicago was brimming with athletes, investors, disruptors, entrepreneurs and your Master Connector (M.C.), Baron Davis. Baron’s Legends Lounge featured 1:1 conversations with the Commissioner of the NBA, Adam Silver, and legendary sports icon, Isiah Thomas.

Baron had fireside chats with Chris Paul, Javale McGee, Metta World Peace and Michele Roberts, Executive Director of the NBPA.   Cyn Marshall, the CEO of the Dallas Mavericks spoke on how Diversity & Inclusion is more than a buzzword.  

Panel discussions included ‘How Cannabis Can Impact Social Enterprise’ with the founder of Viola and previous NBA athlete, Al Harrington and ‘The Philosophy of Investing’ with Marisol Hernandez, Head of Asset Owners of PRI.  Hebru Brantley discussed How Art Innovates the World of Branding with Diallo Marvel of Beats by Dre and Jordan Wolosky of AG Artists.
 
Other conversations included the Business of Disruption, how The Justice System can be Turned Inside Out with Technology and how Storytelling is Changing Through Media and Tech Evolutions. Relevant and timely topics are always discussed, challenged and solution-oriented outcomes are pronounced. The B.I.G. Summit is at All-Star Weekend and other annual sporting events around the country.

The Speakers

KHADINE BENNETT

Director of Advocacy and Intergovernmental Affairs, ACLU

DR. ZACHARY K. BLUMKIN

Clinical Direcror, Columbia Day Program

RENEE BOBB

Philanthropist, Author, Regional Executive Director Bunker Labs

HEBRU BRANTLEY

Creator

ALAN “RAS” BROTHERS

Executive Director, Remix Project

JON BRADFORD

CEO, Cbdee & Co-Founder of Colab

RYAN BUKSTEIN

Vice President of Brand, Ace Hotel Group / Atelier Ace

STEPHANIE CHUANG

Founder of The Patient Story

JIM DECICCO

CEO, Super Coffee

LORI FENA

Co-Founder, Personal Digital Spaces (PDS)

AL HARRINGTON

Founder of Viola Inc.

MARISOL HERNANDEZ

Responsible Investing and Quant Specialist, Head of Asset Owners, PRI

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