TEDxKPU Programme

The 2014 programme:


8:15 a.m.
Doors Open and Breakfast
9:00 a.m.
Session 1
Katie Warfield, The treachery and the authenticity of images
Baraa Al-Mohammed
Jane McGonigal, Gaming can make a better world
Emily Williams
Amit Sandhu, Empowering the Next Generation of Problem Solvers
Baraa Al-Mohammed
Mark Donnelly, Half the Man, Twice the Life
10:45 a.m.
Session 2 11:10 a.m.
Welcome Back
Jenn Clark, Fruity Punch Lines: Homophonic Humor and its implications
Emily Williams
Tu Diep, The Miseducation of the Immune System
Ash Beckham, We’re all hiding something. Let’s find the courage to open up.
Tom Waller, Stretchy Pants and Marginal Gains
12:20 p.m.
Session 3 1:20 p.m.
Welcome Back
Russell Foster, Why do we Sleep?
Karilyn Culjat
Dr. Salvador Ferreras, The Rhythm is going to get you
Kalvonix and Big Love
Dr. Kent Mullinix, Nourishing Land, People and Community: Unlocking the Potential of Place-Based Food Systems.
Session 4 3:10 p.m.
Elizabeth Gilbert, Your Elusive Creative Genius
Dr. Dorothy Barenscott, Emancipating Genius
Mae Velasco
Dr. Farhad Dastur, Love & Death on Kilimanjaro
Mae Velasco
Lisa von Sturmer, From MMA to Compost Queen: A Guide to Social Entrepreneurship
Karilyn Culjat
Dr. Ross Laird, Transforming Education from the Ground Up
4:45 p.m.