It has been announced that eBay Founder and Chairman Pierre Omidyar will speak at this year’s Wisdom 2.0 gathering. Omidyar is a technology innovator and philanthropist who—with his wife Pam—has established several organizations to help fulfill their vision of tapping the inherent capabilities of all people and creating opportunities that lead to positive social change. To date, the Omidyars have committed more than $1B to causes ranging from poverty alleviation to human rights to disaster relief.
Also added to the lineup is Thupten Jinpa, the longtime translator for the Dalai Lama, who will speak with Omidyar on the subject of Wisdom and Compassion in Modern Life.
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