Exploring the convergence of entrepreneurship, policy, technology, investment and international development

On May 1, 2013 the U.S. Department of State, Stanford's d.school, Unreasonable at Sea, and the Aspen Institute will co-host a global gathering of some of the most influential people on earth. The goal? Explore how and why entrepreneurship and design-thinking are key to solving the seemingly intractable challenges of our time. 


Location: Washington DC

To register for Unreasonable@State events, please go to:

Unreasonable@State Main Event, May 1st, 12PM - 11PM

Admissions into the global gathering at the State Department on May 1.

Investor Day and VIP Banquet, May 2nd, 10:30AM - 10:00PM

Tickets include a full day workshop on the future of investment led by the founder of Stanford's d.school and the founder of Unreasonable, incredible deal flow into entrepreneurs who have already generated 10's of millions of dollars solving pressing social and environmental challenges, the opportunity to collaborate with top investors, philanthropists, foundations, and agencies, and a delicious lunch and VIP banquet dinner.

Design Workshop, May 2nd 9AM-4PM

Registration coming soon!

VIP Banquet, May 2nd, 7PM - 10:30PM

Hosted at a beautiful (and top secret) location in downtown Washington DC, this banquet will include hors d'oeuvres, drinks and a 5 course meal. This VIP dinner will represent a small gathering of some of the worlds most influential investors, policy makers, entrepreneurs, innovators, media moguls, and key foundations. It will be a night to remember.