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APA Philosophers Beyond Academia Kick-Off Event with Patrick Byrne of Overstock.com
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When: Saturday, March 31, 2018
1:00 PM
Where: APA Pacific Division Meeting, Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter
San Diego, California 
United States
Presenter: Patrick Byrne, CEO of Overstock.com and Stanford University Philosophy PhD


Online registration is available until: 3/31/2018
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Patrick Byrne, CEO of Overstock.comHelping philosophers working outside academia stay connected to scholarly communities is very important to the APA. That's why we're excited to launch our new Philosophers Beyond Academia Network!

To launch this new network of philosophy degree holders working outside the academy, we're pleased to announce a kick-off event at our 2018 Pacific Division Meeting in San Diego: A Conversation with Patrick Byrne, CEO of Overstock.com. Byrne, who earned his PhD in philosophy from Stanford University, will speak about the value of philosophy and humanities in the business world, in conversation with Andrew Cullison, director of the Prindle Institute for Ethics at DePauw University.

We invite you to join us for this event on Saturday, March 31, at 1 p.m. at the Westin Gaslamp Quarter in San Diego. Preregistration is not required but is strongly recommended, as there will be a $5 fee for those who register at the door. Preregister below; those who preregister for the kick-off event will automatically be registered as members of the APA's Philosophers Beyond Academia Network.

If you're not able to attend in person but would like to join the APA's Philosophers Beyond Academia Network and be contacted about future events and resources for philosophers working outside the academy, sign up here.

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