Featuring Music and Conversation from Special Guests:
Bob Weir and Wolf Bros.
Bob Weir is one of the founding members of the legendary Grateful Dead. Since establishing the band in the Bay Area in 1965, Bob has become one of rock’s finest and most distinctive rhythm guitarists. In addition to a stellar musical career that earned him a Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Music Association, Bob has teamed up with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) as a Goodwill Ambassador for the agency’s work to end poverty while fighting climate change. Bob will share a performance with his project Bob Weir and Wolf Bros, featuring Don Was, Jay Lane, Jeff Chimenti, and Greg Leisz.
Since his self-titled debut, award winning multi-platinum artist and songwriter Andy Grammer has been inspiring listeners around the world. Andy has scored seven chart-topping hits which together have been streamed over a billion times worldwide—including his first break out songs “Keep Your Head Up” and its follow-up “Fine By Me.” Throughout the last year, Grammer spent a majority of his time in the studio working on new music that will be released this Spring. Andy will share one of his inspiring tunes during Why We Can’t Wait – Oakland on May 6th.
Chip Bergh of Levi Strauss & Co.
Chip Bergh is the President & Chief Executive Officer of Levi Strauss & Co., one of the world’s largest brand-name apparel companies and a global leader in jeanswear. Throughout his career, Bergh has and has run large global businesses and brands in the United States, Asia and Europe. In April 2019, Chip was named one of the World’s Greatest Leaders by FORTUNE Magazine, coming in at No. 16, and has been widely recognized for his position on values-driven leadership. Chip Bergh will be joined in conversation with Alan Murray, CEO of FORTUNE.