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Jun 11 2021


19:00 - 20:00


Yancey Strickler (Cofounder of Kickstarter)

Join Yancey Strickler, the cofounder and former CEO of Kickstarter, as he explores the frontiers of value and self-interest, from his experiences with Kickstarter to a philosophy called Bentoism and a practice called the Bento Method to radically expand our rational choices.

Yancey Strickler is a writer and entrepreneur. He’s the founder of The Bento Society, the cofounder of Kickstarter, the cofounder of the artist resource The Creative Independent and the author of This Could Be Our Future: A Manifesto for a More Generous World. He’s a Distinguished Fellow at the Drucker Institute, a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader, and an angel investor in startups like HopinMatiRealtimeSystemWren and others. Yancey began his career as a music critic in New York City, writing for Pitchfork, Spin and The Village Voice and started the record label eMusic Selects. He grew up on a farm in Clover Hollow, Virginia and lives with his family in British Columbia.

Participation in the lecture is free of charge, for organizational reasons we ask for registration.