Wolfsonian talks cover a range of stimulating and scholarly topics that not only address the social, political, and technological themes of the collection, but also provide insight into issues we confront in our daily lives. Offered in a variety of formats from single lectures to conversations and panel discussions, Wolfsoninan talks present innovative thinking and inspiring developments emerging from the design community today. Past lecture series have included Managing Perceptions: The Role of the Media Today, Social Conscious Design, and Design Innovation. They have featured such thought leaders and designers as Cameron Sinclair, Zaha Hadid, Hugh Herr, Rem Koolhaus, Julie Bargman, John Hockenberry, Paula Scher, Chip Kidd, Steve Heller, and Chris Bangle.