2012 Agenda


At a Glance

Unless otherwise listed all events are at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts.

Wednesday, September 19

8:30 am - 3:00 pm Thrivals 5.0
9:00 am - 4:00 pm IF Labs
Free - Registration Required
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Opening Reception
For All-Access Pass Holders, Sponsors and Presenters Only
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm Pentatonix
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Quality in an Age of Quantity: NYT Critic Sorts Thru the Noise
Humana Building, 500 West Main Street

Thursday, September 20

8:00 am - 8:45 am IF Mash-Up - Dynamics of Chess & Business Strategy
- Maurice Ashley

For All-Access Pass Holders, Sponsors and Presenters Only

9:00 am- 10:00 am Little Bets - Peter Sims
10:30 am - 11:30 am How the Hippies Saved Physics - David Kaiser
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Kevin Colleran (lunch provided)
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm Bully - Cynthia Lowen
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Reimagining Higher Education - Richard DeMillo
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm How "Emotion Data" Will Reshape Healthcare - Rosalind Picard
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Taste of Innovation - Purchase Tickets Now
Churchill Downs (transportation will be provided
8:30 pm - 9:45 pm
Magic After Dark - David Williamson
Baron's Theater, Whiskey Row Loft (131 W. Main Street)

Friday, September 21

8:00 am - 8:45 am

IF Mash-Up: The Future of Health and Longevity
Panel Shankar Ram, John Reinheart, Therese White
For All-Access Holders, Sponsors and Presenters Only

9:00 am - 10:00 am Grimanesa Amoros
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
IF Origins (formerly IF Kids)
10:30 am - 11:30 am Art on the Edge
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm We Meant Well - Peter Van Buren (Lunch provided)
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm Baratunde Thurston
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm The Finland Phenomenon - Tony Wagner
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Nikky Finney
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Ali Ferzat - CANCELLED
9:30 pm -
Spleling Be
Free - Registration Required to be Contestant
Patrick O'Shea's Irish Pub (123 W. Main Street)

Saturday, September 22

8:00 am - 8:45 am

IF Mash-Up: Where Do Good Ideas Come From?
Panel: Liz Cohen, Joel Pett and Jason Pontin

For All-Access Pass Holders, Sponsors and Presenters Only

9:00 am - 10:00 am Knocking on Heaven's Door - Lisa Randall
10:30 am - 11:30 am Shakespeare Behind Bars
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Jodie Wu (Lunch provided)
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm John Barker
2:00 pm - 11:00 pm

NuLu Festival
Free / Open to the Public (700 Block of East Market Street)

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm mental_floss' Golden Lobes
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Greg Van Kirk
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm Kogan on Beethoven

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