Bringing you the best of LinkedIn's Speaker Series
April 19, 2011
Many of our readers have stumbled upon the livestream of LinkedIn Speaker Series – featuring interviews with transformative individuals from different realms of professional life. We're glad to have hosted visionary leaders like Newark Mayor Cory Booker, personal finance guru Suze Orman, best-selling author Deepak Chopra and others in the recent past. Most of these interviews last roughly an hour followed by questions from our audience – employees and guests – gathered in our Mountain View office.
Given tons of requests, we've decided to stream all of our Speaker Series videos on YouTube. Check out our past Speaker Series videos here.
Last week's event featured an interview with Salman Khan, educator and founder of the Khan Academy - a free online education platform aimed to "accelerate learning for students of all ages". Bill Gates, who introduced Sal at TED 2011, called out the academy as "the future of education". Our CEO, Jeff Weiner's Q&A with Sal last Friday, delved into many of these topics and more.
Here's the entire Q&A session: