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For Immediate Release
March 16, 2018
Contact Information

Alonda Thomas, Howard University, Alonda.thomas@howard.edu

Ali Rubin, Axios, ali@axios.com.

Press check-in opens at 1 p.m.

(BPRW) HOWARD SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATIONS HOSTS THE AXIOS SMARTER FASTER REVOLUTION COLLEGE TOUR ON MARCH 21

(Black PR Wire) WASHINGTON, D.C.  --- The Howard University Cathy Hughes School of Communications will host the Smarter Faster Revolution tour on Wednesday, March 21 at 3 pm in Cramton Auditorium. Presented by JPMorgan Chase & Co., the event will give college students access to the news they need to understand the rapid changes to the workforce from the collision of politics, business and technology. The event is free and open to the public with RSVP.

Join Axios Executive Editor Mike Allen as he continues the Axios Smarter Faster Revolution for an exclusive discussion on the news of day and the most pressing issue of our time: the impact of automation and innovation on the future of work. Allen will then be joined by corporate leaders and other high-profile thinkers who are at the forefront of the Smarter Faster Revolution.  

  • Who: 
    • TBA, JPMorgan Chase & Co. Executive
    • Stephanie Ruhle, Co-Host, “Velshi & Ruhle”, MSNBC
    • Ali Velshi, Co-Host, “Velshi & Ruhle”, MSNBC
    • Steve Case, Chairman and CEO, Revolution; Co-Founder, America Online
    • Baratunde Thurston, Futurist, Comedian, Writer and Activist
    • Mike Allen, Co-Founder and Executive Editor, Axios
  • When: March 21st at 3pm
    • Doors open at 2:15pm
  • Where: Howard University
    • Cramton Auditorium
    • 2455 6th Street NW
    • Washington, DC 20059

To attend, please RSVP through the following link: https://smarterfasterhoward.splashthat.com

The Smarter Faster Revolution college tour is presented by JPMorgan Chase & Co. Join the conversation on social media: #SmarterFaster

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