Some things are so spectacular, we can’t make sense of them alone. Slated for Tomorrow invites experts and visionaries to pull up a chair and discuss where we’re headed in the worlds of tech, marketing, sustainability, and beyond.
Diving into the world of innovation with Tom Casey
Tom Casey is here to help us dive into the world of innovation. Together we’re talking about building a career, developing a stand-out team, scaling technology, and adapting to change like a pro.
Guest bio:Tom Casey is a digital innovator, data pioneer, and SVP of Product & Technology at Splunk. With over 25 years of experience, he’s sharing what he’s learned about starting a career, maintaining velocity, innovating for better, becoming a great leader, and embracing change.
You can find out more about Tom and his work at: LinkedInSplunkSplunk Community Blog
Release date: 11-29-2023
We’re stepping into the world of data with software engineer and data analyst Kevin Marcus.
Today, Kevin Marcus is here to discuss how data is being used today and predict how it will be used in the future. Tune in to get the latest on data marketing, data privacy, growing a data-centric career, and more.
Guest bio:Kevin is a software-engineer-turned-entrepreneur with a knack for making the complex world of data simple and actionable. He is the cofounder and CTO of Versium, a data analytics company that uses machine learning to analyze and predict user behaviors for precise, effective marketing.
You can find out more about Kevin and his work on: LinkedInVersium Blog
Release date: 11-01-2023
The secret to successfully living well with Sunny Gurpreet Singh
Wellness goes far beyond eating healthy & practicing meditation—it’s a way of living, socializing, and running a business. Join CEO and founder of RoundGlass, Sunny Gurpreet Singh, for a conversation about incorporating wellness in the boardroom and beyond.
Guest bio:Sunny Gurpreet Singh is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, and bona-fide wellness guru. He is the founder of healthcare startup Edifecs as well as RoundGlass—an app designed to help people around the world live healthier, happier lives.
You can find out more about Sunny on: LinkedInRoundGlass
Release date: 11-01-2023
What’s next in gaming with Yahn Bernier
Today we’re here with special guest, Yahn Bernier, of Valve Gaming. A software developer & engineer known for his work on the popular game Half-Life. Together, we’re discussing the evolution of gaming, the debate over screen time, the rating system, and where the industry is headed.
Guest bio:Yahn is a Senior software development engineer at Valve gaming. With work spanning from gaming to car racing, and law to chemistry—he draws from a robust background to shed light on his experiences working in technology.
You can find out more about Yahn and his work at: LinkedInyahn@Valvesoftware.com
Release date: 10-25-2023
The future of fashion with Ambika Singh
Certified boss-lady, founder, and CEO of Armoire clothing rentals, Ambika Singh is here! We’re discussing her experiences in the startup world, the problem with fast-fashion, and what it takes to shake up traditional business models.
Guest bio:Aside from founding Armoire, Ambika Singh is also a graduate of the MIT Sloan Business School and a key player in the popular internet startup Rover.
You can find out more about Ambika at: LinkedIn Armoire.style
The Sources: The Fast Company Boston University School of Public Health Earth Day The Wall Street Journal
Release date: 10-18-2023
What does the future of corporate America look like with Michael Nassirian
When it comes to corporate burnout, Michael Nassirian is an expert on exactly what NOT to do. He’s here to discuss what it takes to succeed in corporate culture, the evolution of workplace communication, and what’s next for our growing workforce.
Guest bio:Michael Nassirian is an author, technologist, innovator, and startup mentor who previously served as Sr. Program manager at Microsoft. Michael maintains a wealth of knowledge around cloud computing, artificial intelligence, and how to navigate corporate America.
Find out more about Michael:LinkedIn
And check out his new book:I'm Tired: How to Succeed in Corporate America
Release date: 10-10-2023
Where is the American Food System headed with Michel Nischan
We're talking all things food with Michel Nischan. From the way we grow to the way we source, shop, and fund food in the US—it's all on the table. Join us to hear how Michel turned his passion into a purpose-driven mission to change the way we eat today, for a better tomorrow.
Guest bio:Michel is an award-winning chef, restaurateur, and advocate for sustainable agriculture and healthy eating. He is the founder and CEO of Wholesome Wave, a nonprofit organization that works to increase access to fresh, healthy, and locally grown food in underserved communities.You can find out more about Michel and his work at:LinkedInInstagramChefNischan.com
Sources:Instacart Announces Instacart Health Products For Providers Designed To Power Food As Medicine Programs At ScaleFrom 2001 to 2016, the U.S. lost 11 million acres of farmland, mostly to development. That translates to 1.5 acres every minute. That's crazy!
Release date: 09-26-2023
Money, mental health, and the startup world with Greg Gottesman
Today we're joined by Greg Gottesman, co-founder and CEO of every dog owner's favorite app: Rover. With decades of experience building, growing, and selling startups, Gregg's here to share his insights on turning passions into profits.
Guest bio:Greg Gottesman is a renowned entrepreneur and venture capitalist, recognized for his extensive contributions to the startup ecosystem. With a successful track record in founding and investing in technology companies, it's no surprise that he founded Pioneer Square Labs to help other tech startups succeed.
You can find out more about Greg on: LinkedIn Twitter
And check out his upcoming projects at …
Pioneer Square Labs Felix & Fido
If you or someone you love could benefit from mental health resources, please take a look at some sites we find helpful.
CDC Suicide Prevention Joon Counseling for Teens
If you or someone you know is thinking about suicide: Contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. As of July 16, 2022, you can call, text, or chat the Lifeline by dialing 988.
You can also use the Lifeline's original number, 800-273-8255.
Help is available 24/7 in English and Spanish.
Release date: 09-12-2023
Up next in AI with teen prodigy Tanmay Bakshi
We're sitting down with the whiz kid himself, Tanmay Bakshi, to talk about machine learning, human learning, and the undeniable power of curiosity. Tune in to hear how he discovered his purpose and what he predicts for the future of AI.
Guest bio:Tanmay Bakshi is a Canadian author, AI and machine learning systems architect, and YouTuber who hosted his first TED talk at just 13 years old. He's recognized as the world's youngest IBM Watson programmer and is known for his work in promoting AI education and literacy.
You can find out more about Tanmay and his work at:
Release date: 09-12-2023