Archive for March, 2013

Brett Giroir – TEDxSMU 2012

Dr. Brett Giroir is Vice Chancellor for Strategic Initiatives for the Texas A&M University System and Principal Investigator for the Texas A&M Center for Innovation in Advanced Development and Manufacturing, a public-private partnership with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services designed to enhance the nation’s emergency preparedness against emerging infectious diseases, including pandemic influenza, [...]

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Helen Fisher – TEDxSMU 2012

Helen Fisher, PhD, Biological Anthropologist Rutgers University, distinguishes four broad styles of thinking and behaving, based on the brain systems for dopamine, serotonin, testosterone and estrogen/oxytocin.  These data are derived from her Fisher Chemistry Test, taken by over 12 million people in 40 countries via the Internet dating sites Match.com and Chemistry.com, as well as from [...]

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Willie Baronet – TEDxSMU 2012

Willie is an artist, professor and life/business coach living in Dallas. For 15 years he owned and managed an advertising design firm, which he sold in 2006. In 2011, he graduated with an MFA in Arts & Technology from UTD, and currently teaches in the Temerlin Advertising Institute at SMU. Willie has been buying and [...]

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Byron Sanders – TEDxSMU 2012

Byron is the executive director of the Dallas Education Foundation, a nonprofit charitable and educational organization that benefits Dallas Independent School District. Founded in 2006, the Foundation has been a channel for the philanthropic,foundation and corporate communities to support initiatives and programs benefiting the students of the second largest public school district in Texas. Previously, Byron served [...]

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Klaudia Oliver – TEDxSMU 2012

Klaudia Oliver is a force of nature. Whether organizing world-class events; roaming the globe as a self-styled ambassador of Mexican culture; working as a publisher, producer or cultural alchemist; or serving as an artists’ muse, Klaudia is a whirlwind personality passionate about bridging cultures and building creative communities. Born in Monterrey, Mexico and raised in [...]

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