Think. Do. Discover.

Conversations with inspirational leaders

The Think. Do. Discover. Speaker Series brings luminary innovators to UC Davis for interactive engagement and inspiration.

It's all about the network.

The Think. Do. Discover. Speaker Series is brought to you by the Davis Entrepreneurship Network, organized by the UC Davis Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and sponsored by Blackstone LaunchPad.

Join us in fall 2021 for the next conversation. Please check back for details and to register.

Jill Vialet | Why Play Works
image of person playing with kids on playground and video play symbol

In all of my work, I am inspired by the basic human impulse to make a difference. And I'm convinced that change is possible and that each of us has the capacity to make it happen.

Jill Vialet is a social entrepreneur, author and advocate for play—in all arenas. She met with our community in February 2021.



Jonathan Reckford | An Unexpected Path to Purpose
image of people building the scaffolding for a house

Our individual efforts will make a difference. Our collective efforts can change the world.

Jonathan Reckford is the CEO of Habitat for Humanity. He met with our community in November 2020.