2022 Forum Agenda

June 9, 2022 | 10am – 4pm PT


9amJune 9
Breakfast & Meet and Greet Rooftop
Join us early for breakfast and coffee to get a head start on meeting your peers in the First Principles community.
10:00amMainstage – Open
Welcome  10min
Roy Bahat, Bloomberg Beta and First Principles co-chair
Sawako Sonoyama Clarin, Stanford PACS and First Principles curator
State of Giving in 20221 2min
Priya Shanker, Stanford PACS
Provocation: Why Philanthropy Is Failing Democracy 12min
Rob Reich, Faculty Co-director of Stanford PACS and Professor of Political Science 
Debate: What Philosophy Should Guide Your Giving? 35min
Zachary Robinson, Open Philanthropy
Roxana Shirkhoda, Zoom and ex-Stanford PACS
Moderated by Rob Reich
First Principles Member Share: Our Principles 4min
11:30amSmall Group Conversations  
12:30pm  Lunch
1:30pmMainstage – First Principles Member Shares: Our Principles
Kathleen Hegyesi, Flexport.org
Chad Dyer, ex-Sequoia Capital and First Principles Host Committee member, featuring Nwamaka Agbo, Kataly Foundation and Restorative Economies Fund
2:35pmSmall Group Conversations
3:30pm Mainstage – Closing Conversations
Reflections by First Principles members
Roy Bahat + Sawako Sonoyama Clarin
4:00pm Happy Hour