TEDxSMU stirs curiosity in Dallas, Nov. 11-12

The folks behind TEDxSMU are bringing a jam-packed weekend of lively discussions, speakers and bright ideas to Dallas on November 11 and 12 at The Bomb Factory. Local and national speakers, covering topics such as entrepreneurship, technology, medicine and more, hone in on TED’s mission of “ideas worth spreading.” As a fan of TED Talks, I’m excited to experience this event right in my own backyard. (Haven’t seen a TED Talks video yet?? Click here to check it out. I promise you’ll love them!)

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TEDxSMU “After Dark” (Nov. 11, 6-8:30 p.m.):

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

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

Chris Garcia | Owner, Designer | Evolinea Clocks

David Hopkins | Senior Writer and Content Strategist

Justin Terveen interviewed by Krys Boyd |Urban Fabric Photography

Register here.


TEDxSMU “Illuminate” (Nov. 12, 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.):

Willie Baronet + Surprise Guest | Creative Advertising Professor

Thom Browne | Writer, Speaker, Educator

Garnette Cadogan | Author | Walking While Black

Paige Chenault | Founder| The Birthday Party Project

Dave Gallo| Oceanographer

Laura Huffman | State Director | The Nature Conservancy

Antoine Joyce | City Leader | All Stars Project of Dallas

Daniel Krawczyk | Deputy Director | Center for BrainHealth

Douglas Newby | Architect and Realtor | Architecturally Significant Homes

Jason Roberts | Co-Creator and IT Specialist | Better Block

Lois Stark | Author and Former Film Maker

Linda Swindling | Author and Speaker | Journey On

David Vobora | Founder/CEO | Adaptive Training Foundation

Michael Weisberg | Gastroenterologist and Author

Register here.

Tweet me if you want to meet up on Friday night! @NelliT916

(Disclaimer: I was provided with a media pass to attend this event, and all opinions are my own. Seriously, if you haven’t seen a TED Talk, you’re missing out! xo)

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