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02/22/2014 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wait Chapel presents TEDx WakeForestU: Daring to Endeavor
Everyone must register online at www.tedxwakeforestu.com.
General Public -$10
WFU Students, Faculty, and Staff- FREE
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Speakers at the TEDx WakeForestU Conference Include:
Robin Emmons, Founder and Executive Director of Sow Much Good, a non-profit that focuses on urban farming initiatives in under-served communities.
Vic Howie, Founder of the US National Whitewater Center in Charlotte, NC.
Ben Kamens, Lead Developer at Khan Academy, a pioneering education non-profit that aims to provide a ‘free world-class education for anyone anywhere’.
Greg Merril, Founder and CEO of Brain Sentry, a company that builds helmet-mounted sensors to detect concussions.
Kevin Novak, Data Modeling & Analysis Lead at Uber, a company that connects riders to drivers.
Steve Olsher, Best-Selling Author of What is Your WHAT?
Dr. Doris Páez, Executive Director of Forsyth Futures, a non-profit dedicated to expanding community knowledge and improving the quality of life for people in Forsyth County, North Carolina.
Maranda Pleasant, Founder of ORIGIN, an art and conscious lifestyle magazine.
Dr. Eric Tomlinson, Chief Innovation Officer of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
The TEDx program is to advance TED’s mission of providing the public with some of the most cutting-edge ideas promoting technology, entertainment, and design.