Date Event / Sponsor  Topic Location Website
January 28, 2015, 7:30-9pm Concord Academy Hall Fellow Lecture “Beyond Wit and Grit” Performing Arts Center, Concord Academy, Concord, MA
February 3, 2015, 7-9pm Great Thinkers of Our Time series at Hunter College “Beyond Wit and Grit” 68th Street and Lexington Avenue, West Building, 8th Floor, Faculty Dining Room


Howard Gardner is available to speak on a variety of topics related to his decades of research, including but not limited to:

  • The App Generation
  • Digital Youth and New Media
  • Arts & Education
  • Changing Minds
  • Creativity and Genius
  • Discipline & Interdisciplinary Understanding
  • Ethics in the Professions
  • Five Minds for the Future
  • Good Work
  • Leadership
  • Multiple Intelligences

Generally, Gardner’s speaking calendar fills up approximately one year in advance for domestic appearances and two years in advance for foreign engagements. If you are interested in hosting Gardner as a guest speaker for your group, organization, or school, please send a formal request or invitation by e-mail to

You may also visit his profile via Stern Speakers, his speaking agency, at