Speakers chosen for TEDx at Stetson

March 12, 2013

Technology, Entertainment, Design (TED) is coming to Stetson on March 15.

Technology, Entertainment, Design (TED) is coming to Stetson on March 15.

Speakers have been chosen for Stetson’s TEDx event and they include Stetson faculty and students as well as members of the community. The topics being discussed range from human qualities to the importance of media. Each Tedx talk will be approximately 6-18 minutes in length. In addition to the live speakers, 2-3 TED talks will be shown from the TED website.

Speakers at Stetson include:

TED, a nonprofit organization with a mission to spread ideas, brings together three different realms of society — technology, entertainment and design – for discussions on a broad range of ideas. Stetson’s TEDx event will give the Stetson and DeLand communities a chance to engage in thought-provoking presentations, comprised of short talks, demonstrations and performances on a variety of topics relating to the theme, Significance in Action: Inspired Learning.

Tickets are on sale in the CUB in room 229 from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. until the event itself, Friday, March 15. Tickets can be reserved until Wednesday, March 13. Tickets are $5 and are limited to 2 per person. There are only 100 tickets on sale. For more information email tedxstetsonu@gmail.com.

by Lauren Robbins

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