Season 1 | Episode 7Bob Conn: When it’s Wise to be Risky


Bob Conn, the president of the Kavli Foundation, argues that philanthropies play a vital role in funding scientific research because they can take more chances. Unlike the federal government, they’re better able to fund research that may very well fail – but if it succeeds, can change the world for the better.

Published Wednesday, November 25, 2020 7:33 PM

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