Program Schedule

Time Speaker Talk/Activity
8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Check-in
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Breakfast
9:30 AM – 11:10 AM Session One
Teaser Video
Svetlana Kasalovic Welcome
Chris Anderson Video Introduction Featuring TED
Aimee Mullins My 12 Pairs of Legs (on video from TED 2009)
Sydney Sims How Not to Tame Your Dragon
Daniel Seyler Debating Extremists: Where We Go Wrong
Sonali Kolhatkar My Journey from Astrophysicist to Radio Host, or How I Found Meaning in My Life
11:10 AM – 11:45 AM Conversation Break
11:45 AM – 1:25 PM Session Two
Jane McGonigal Gaming Can Make a Better World (on video from TED 2010)
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle How I Lost My Voice and Found It: A Poet’s Journey
Kenta Asahina Fight Club for Flies
Jennifer Case The Fine Line Between Failure and Success: Life Lessons from an Accidental Entrepreneur
1:25 PM – 2:30 PM Lunch
2:30 PM – 4:15 PM Session Three
Joachim de Posada Don’t Eat the Marshmallow! (on video from TED 2009)
John Baker The Thing About Being an Individual
Kenny Closser What Our Predictions for Our Technological Future Tell Us About Ourselves
Brian Mallman Smaller Pieces