TEDxSMU 2014

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TEDxSMU 2014 will feature a day-long lineup of speakers, performers and musicians who will riff on this year’s theme of “Strangely Familiar.”

The program includes a light breakfast, lunch, snacks and the conversation breaks that are the hallmark of the TEDxSMU experience.

Speakers will include:

  • Deborah Clegg, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center nutritionist and a former member of the Army team that develops MRE’s (meals ready to eat).
  • Artist Janeil Engelstadt
  • Howard Goldthwaite, a banjo player who says the movie Deliverance turned people like him into social outcasts.
  • Greg Harris, President and CEO of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • Larry Hass, associate dean at the McBride Magic and Mystery School in Las Vegas
  • Kevin Judice, Founder of K2 Therapeutics
  • Alexander McLean, founder of the Africa Prisons Project, a Uganda-based organization working to improve the lives of men, women, and children living in African prisons.
  • Megna Murali, a sophomore at SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts
  • Satya Nitta, who works with Watson, the famous IBM supercomputer, as manager of the Emerging Technologies Research Group at IBM’s TJ Watson research Center.
  • Kelly Stoetzel, director of content for TED and the longtime host of TEDxSMU with slam poet Rives.

Event Details

When

Where

Moody Performance Hall
2520 Flora St.
Dallas, TX 75201

Ticket Info

$150