Heather Schlegel will be the featured speaker at Iowa Wesleyan College on Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 11 a.m.
The program will be held in the Iowa Wesleyan College Science Hall auditorium. It is free and open to the public.
Schlegel is a futurist and technologist. She started her career in Silicon Valley in 1996, helping to build and launch over 50 Internet products at over 30 startups. She is best known by her online presence, heathervescent, and her longstanding consultancy, The Purple Tornado, both of which she uses as launch pads to explore and exploit the intersection of technology, culture and identity.
She will be speaking on the characteristics that support human success and using those perspectives to help solve world problems.