Conversations with Cabrera

Candid Conversations

Unscripted and informal — unearthing leadership’s thinking behind the big ideas taking shape across the Institute and trends likely to define our future — this video series is meant to capture candid conversations between President Ángel Cabrera and thought leaders across Georgia Tech and beyond. Discussions will revolve around various topics related to academics and research, as well as campus life and culture.

"Every day I am inspired by the talent I get to work with, and I’m excited to share it with our entire community."

— Ángel Cabrera

Dr. Anthony Fauci

As recipient of the 2021 Ivan Allen Jr. Prize for Social Courage, Dr. Fauci joins President Cabrera for a discussion on scientific integrity, maintaining a commitment to service; the keys to clear communication; and working to improve systemic public health disparities.

Kaye Husbands Fealing

Kaye Husbands Fealing explains why a great liberal arts college is essential to a technological institute. History, economics, the arts, public policy, science fiction, and so many other humanities and social science fields play a vital role in studying — and improving — our world through different lenses. Husbands Fealing is the dean and Ivan Allen Jr. Chair in the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts. But you can call her Dean Kaye.

Mauro Guillén

President Cabrera talks with Mauro Guillén, Zandman Professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and director of the Penn Lauder Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER), They discuss the themes of Guillén's book, 2030: How Today's Biggest Trends Will Collide and Reshape the Future of Everything.

Ayanna Howard

In this video, you'll join President Cabrera in conversation with Dr. Ayanna Howard, Chair of the School of Interactive Computing and author of Sex, Race, and Robots: How to Be Human in the Age of AI, which explores how the tech world’s racial and sexual biases are infecting the next generation of Artificial Intelligence, with profoundly negative effects for humans of all genders and races.

Enric Sala

In this video, President Cabrera sits down with conservationist Enric Sala, current National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence and author of The Nature of Nature: Why We Need the Wild, which makes a clear case for why protecting nature is our best health insurance, and why it makes economic sense.

Charles Isbell

In this installment, President Cabrera sits down with Charles Isbell, dean and John P. Imlay Jr. Chair in the College of Computing. The Tech alumnus discusses everything from gender and race in computing to the promise of remote learning and the future of one of the Institute’s most dynamic colleges.

Go to Episode 2: Cabrera and Isbell

Susan Lozier

In this installment, President Cabrera chats with Susan Lozier, the new dean of the College of Sciences. They not only share the same start date at Tech (Sept. 3, 2019), they also point to the same campus event as one of their most treasured highlights since then.

Go to Episode 1: Cabrera and Lozier