Loading…

Log in to bookmark your favorites and sync them to your phone or calendar.

Youth Track [clear filter]
Wednesday, October 9
 

9:15am

Adding It All Up (Youth Track ONLY)
Limited Capacity seats available

Career math! What do you get when you multiply your interests by your passions, divided by life decisions? Where do you plot the points of your life and graph the change? When do you get your Adulting textbook and are the answers in the back?! This keynote speaker presentation will kickoff the Youth Track and set the tone for an awesome day.

Speakers
avatar for Kylie Poppen

Kylie Poppen

Senior Interaction Designer, Gmail, Google
Kylie is a design lead for Gmail and Groups at Google. Before Google, Kylie got her start-up in startups, trying everything from marketing, editing, recruiting, project management, and engineering.Kylie earned a bachelor's degree in Symbolic Systems with a focus in Human-Computer... Read More →


Wednesday October 9, 2019 9:15am - 10:00am
JUMP (Pioneer Room - 6th Floor) 1000 W Myrtle St, Boise, ID 83702, USA

10:15am

A.I., Memory, and Ethics in the Digital Age (Youth Track ONLY)
Limited Capacity seats available

We are living in an exciting time, a time in which the world is generating a massive amount of data. Enabled by advanced computer memory and storage solutions, artificial intelligence and machine learning is being employed to analyze all of that data, to solve extremely difficult problems with speed and accuracy. To shed light on some of the practical and ethical issues surrounding the widespread adoption of A.I. technology, the speaker will highlight a few critical memory-intensive applications and queue up a discussion on ethics and data privacy.

Speakers
avatar for Linda Somerville

Linda Somerville

CVP of Technology Strategy and Operations, Micron
Linda Somerville is the CVP of Technology Strategy and Operations at Micron Technology, where she leads several global teams within the Research and Development department. Her team is responsible for photomask technology development and fabrication, technology strategy and project... Read More →


Wednesday October 9, 2019 10:15am - 11:00am
JUMP (JUMP Room- 5th Floor) 1000 W Myrtle St, Boise, ID 83702

10:15am

Building Your Brand (Youth track ONLY)
Limited Capacity seats available

What is a brand? What makes a brand successful? Why does branding matter? How can you build yourself as a brand? This interactive presentation will ask you to consider who you are, who you want to be, and what steps you can take to build your own personal brand.

Speakers
avatar for Michael Reagan

Michael Reagan

Creative Catalyst, One Stone
Michael comes to One Stone from the creative services industry, where worked at DaviesMoore, a Boise-based marketing firm and advertising agency, for 17 years. During his tenure there, he served as VP of Creative and Creative Director in charge of developing brand and creative strategy... Read More →


Wednesday October 9, 2019 10:15am - 11:00am
JUMP (Pioneer Room - 6th Floor) 1000 W Myrtle St, Boise, ID 83702, USA

10:15am

Real World Problem Solving (Youth Track ONLY)
Limited Capacity filling up

This socratic seminar style session will present one real life entrepreneurial challenge from a Harvard Business Review case study and ask what you would do in the situation. Debate, discuss and decide what the best course of action is.

Speakers
avatar for Jake Thompson

Jake Thompson

Founder, Hero Academy
Jake grew up in Eagle, Idaho. After returning home from a service mission in Italy for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, he decided to attend Brigham Young University. While there, Jake started his financial education and services company, which was the start of his... Read More →


10:15am

Build a Solution: Bridge the Health Gap Between Clinic and Community (Youth Track ONLY)
Limited Capacity seats available

Learn about one of the most pressing problems in health care in Idaho today and use design thinking to help create innovative solutions. Work with a local health industry leader, The Blue Cross Foundation to understand upstream community health problems and bridge the gap between the clinic and the community. You don’t go into a community to look at the problem. You join a community to find the answers.

Speakers
avatar for Megan Kittridge

Megan Kittridge

Game Maker, Design Thinking Coach, One Stone
A Boise native, Megan has 10+ years of experience working with kids. From 2006-2009 she spent her summers at Paradise Point Camp as a counselor and program director. During the school year she worked at the Lummi Nation Reservation School as a student mentor and lead student mentor... Read More →
avatar for Connor Sheldon

Connor Sheldon

Program Office, Blue Cross
Connor Sheldon is the Program Officer leading the Healthcare Innovation and Youth Behavioral Health initiatives. Born and raised in Boise, Connor leverages her Idaho roots to build partnerships in communities around the state to address complex issues and create transformational solutions... Read More →
avatar for Kendra Witt-Doyle

Kendra Witt-Doyle

Executive Director, Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation for Health
Kendra Witt-Doyle is the Executive Director of the Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation for Health, Idaho’s leading health-focused charitable foundation. A recognized expert on community health, Kendra provides strategic oversight and leadership across the Foundation’s efforts to create... Read More →


Wednesday October 9, 2019 10:15am - 12:00pm
JUMP (The Loft - 5th Floor) 1000 W Myrtle St, Boise, ID 83702

11:15am

The Value of Connecting (Youth Track ONLY)
Limited Capacity seats available

Do you know someone who knows someone? How can you leverage your network to work for you? What is social capital and how do I create it? This session covers actionable ways to begin building your professional network and banking social capital while in high school— and beyond.

Speakers
avatar for Jeff Reynolds

Jeff Reynolds

President, Reynolds + Myers
I split my time between helping legacy companies evolve into modern marketers and helping startup founders avoid the mistakes I've already made.More about me:► My work and/or words have been featured by Forbes, Huffington Post, Good Morning America, The Wall Street Journal and The... Read More →


Wednesday October 9, 2019 11:15am - 12:00pm
JUMP (JUMP Room- 5th Floor) 1000 W Myrtle St, Boise, ID 83702

11:15am

Why Mentors Matter (Youth Track ONLY)
Limited Capacity seats available

People with career mentors are more likely to be paid higher wages, receive more promotions, and feel more satisfied with their careers. How can you find a quality mentor in high school to set you on a path for success? This session will include taking a dive into why mentors matter, collaborating and sharing ideas in groups, practicing “making the mentor ask” and identifying people in your life that could be quality mentors.

Speakers
avatar for Caitlyn Scales

Caitlyn Scales

Strategy and Development Manager, One Stone
Caitlyn has worked in education for 10+ years. She began teaching high school English and ELL in at-risk areas both nationally and internationally. During her time teaching and working with locally owned businesses in Costa Rica, she found a passion for understanding cultural sustainability... Read More →


Wednesday October 9, 2019 11:15am - 12:00pm
JUMP (Pioneer Room - 6th Floor) 1000 W Myrtle St, Boise, ID 83702, USA

12:00pm

Make the Leap- Adobe (Youth track ONLY)
Limited Capacity seats available

Success comes from failures, mistakes, second places, and “ideas”.  Success come from trial and error.  It comes from looking at what you did , learning from it, tweaking it, , changing it, and making it better.  Take the "leap" and bring your ideas to life with Adobe!

Speakers
avatar for Becki Hagen

Becki Hagen

K12 Account Manager, Adobe
Becki is a creative technology expert and education advocate originally from Emmett who has recently returned to the Treasure Valley.  At Adobe, Becki partners and collaborates with K12 schools and districts to find ways to integrate Adobe creative applications into their curriculum... Read More →


Wednesday October 9, 2019 12:00pm - 12:45pm
JUMP (Pioneer Room - 6th Floor) 1000 W Myrtle St, Boise, ID 83702, USA

1:00pm

Youth Track Lunch
Limited Capacity seats available

Boxed lunches will be provided for all Youth Track students. 

Wednesday October 9, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
JUMP (Front Lawn)