TEDxSMU 2016: Illuminate

Join us Friday evening (11/11) for TEDxSMU After Dark – a casual, fun night of food and drinks mixed with speakers and live music. Then come back Saturday (11/12) for two full sessions of TEDxTalks from local and national speakers.  Come and learn something new, meet someone new, and get more connected to your community.

TEDxSMU After Dark | Friday, November 11 | 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm | Food will be served at 6:00 and talks start at 7:00

June Blount | modern fiddler duo | Roberta Smith & Joanna Ridgway

David Hopkins | Senior Writer and Content Strategist | Imaginuity

Norman Beck | Vice President of Claims & Security | SCA Promotions

Chris Garcia | Owner, Deisgner | Evolinea Clocks

Justin Terveen interviewed by Krys Boyd | Urban Fabric Photography

TEDxSMU Saturday | Saturday, November 12 | 10:00 am to 2:30 pm

Session One | 10:00 am – 11:45 am

Jason Roberts | Founding Director | Better Block

Laura Huffman | State Director | The Nature Conservancy

Paige Chenault | Founder| The Birthday Party Project

Michael Weisberg | Gastroenterologist and Author

Daniel Krawczyk | Deputy Director | Center for BrainHealth

Willie Baronet + Surprise Guest | Creative Advertising Professor

Dave Gallo | Senior Advisor for Strategic Initiatives | Center for Climate and Life

 

Session Two | 12:45 pm – 2:30 pm

Thom Browne | Writer, Speaker, Educator

Antoine Joyce | City Leader | All Stars Project of Dallas

Douglas Newby | Owner and Founder | Architecturally Significant Homes

Linda Swindling | Author and Speaker | Journey On

Garnette Cadogan | Author | Walking While Black

Lois Stark | Author, TV Producer/Writer and Filmmaker

David Vobora | Founder/CEO | Adaptive Training Foundation