The A.P.E.X. Lecture, Lunch & Book Group Series

Participants in this class will meet and receive one-on-one interaction with world-renowned guests, authors, and leaders who share their experiences from different cultures. Presenters include physicist Diandra Lelecky, who will present on the physics of NASCAR, John Carreyrou author of “Secrets and Lies of Silicon Valley,” economist Paul Zak presenting on the science of high-performance companies and John Vaillant, author of “The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival.” VIP luncheons and behind-the-scenes book discussions will be included in The A.P.E.X.

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Fall 2018

9 Weeks / T 6:00 - 7:00 pm, TH 11:30 - 2 pm
Cost: $170
Start Date: Februrary 5

Location: ED 102
Teacher: Lynn Vartan


Lecture and Lunch Series Schedule

Class # Date Time & Location Topic
1 Feb 5

6 pm

Course orientation
2 Feb 21

11:30 am, The Great Hall, Hunter Conference Center – Lunch at 1

A.P.E.X. Event - Diandre Leslie-Peleckey – The Physics of NASCAR
3 Feb 26

6 pm

Book Group Discussion – The Physics of NASCAR
4 March 5

11:30 am, The Great Hall, Hunter Conference Center - Lunch at 1

A.P.E.X. Event - John Carreyrou – Bad Blood – Secrets and Lies in Silicon Valley
5 March 19

6pm

Book Group Discussion – Bad Blood
6 March 28 11:30 am, The Great Hall, Hunter Conference Center - Lunch at 1 A.P.E.X. Event - John Vaillant – The Tiger
7 April 2

11:30 am, The Great Hall, Hunter Conference Center - Lunch at 1

A.P.E.X. Event - Paul Zak – Trust Factor: The Science of Creating High-Performance Companies
8 April 9

6pm

Book Club Discussion – The Tiger
9 April 16 6pm Book Group Discussion – Trust Factor