Unleash Imagination Clarke Awards & Dinner

Arthur C. Clarke Awards
Presented by the Arthur C. Clarke Foundation
November 8, 2018
5:00 – 10:00 pm


5:00 pm Reception

6:00 pm Unleash Imagination Dinner (opening video)

7:00 pm “Intergenerational Forum: Shaking Hands with the Universe – Reimagining Our Lives and Climate Change” (video)

8:15 pm Presentation of Arthur C. Clarke Awards and Awardee Comments (video)

Lifetime Achievement Award – Irwin Jacobs, Chairman of the Salk Institute, co-founder and former Chairman of Qualcomm, co-developer of CDMA, Philanthropist (video).  Irwin Jacobs Bio

Innovator Award – Jill Tarter, astronomer, Emeritus Chair for SETI Research at the SETI Institute, and seeker of the answer to “Are we alone?” (video).  Jill Tarter Bio

Imagination in Service to Society – Liu Cixin acclaimed author of The Three Body Problem and other science fiction works, winner of the Hugo and five Chinese Galaxy Awards (video, written remarks).  Liu Cixin Bio

Closing Remarks — Walda Roseman (video)