TEDxPiscataquaRiver Schedule

TEDxPiscataquaRiver 2016 Event Schedule

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TEDx 2016 Schedule


 

TEDxPiscataquaRiver 2016 Schedule  |  Friday, May 6, 2016

  

Registration 9:00am-10:00am

Activities: Tech Playground / On the Edge Story & Art Project

 

Event Begins 10:00am

Welcome — Charlie Sirmaian & Danny O'Leary

 

Session 1: Looking Deeper 10:10am – 11:15am

Bahji / Randy Armstrong

Why the Sex Lives of our Seafood Matter / Skylar Bayer

The High Cost of Our Cheap Fashion / Maxine Bédat

The Great Documentary Potential of Social Media / Jeff Sharlet

**To be revealed May 6th** (TED Talk)

 

Morning Break 11:15-11:40am

Activities: Tech Playground / On the Edge Story & Art Project

 

Session 2: Changing Perspectives 11:40am – 12:30pm

Drug Court: Justice Meets Treatment  / Tina Nadeau

**To be revealed May 6th** (TED Talk)

Using Data to Motivate Change / Jennifer Dunn

Look for a Different Side / Muskan Kumari

 

Lunch 12:30-1:40pm

Activities: Tech Playground / On the Edge Story & Art Project

 

Session 3: Breaking Limitations 1:40pm – 2:45pm

Be BRAVE / Lissa Curtis with dancers courtesy of Northeastern Ballet Theatre,
accompanied by Zachary Silk

**To be revealed May 6th** (TED Talk)

Engaging Men as Allies in the Prevention of Violence Against Women / Robert Eckstein

On the Edge Collaborative Film Project

We’re at Risk of Losing Our Spiritual Depths / Sam Rosen

 

Afternoon Break 2:45-3:15pm

Activities: Tech Playground / On the Edge Story & Art Project / Yoga w/ Sara Curry

 

Session 4: Building Character 3:15pm – 4:30pm

**To be revealed May 6th** (TED Talk)

This Eager Violence of the Heart: America’s Obsession with Football / Steve Almond

Cultivating a Love of Challenge / Zand Martin

Why Dungeons & Dragons is Good for You (In Real Life) / Ethan Gilsdorf

Closing

 

Post-Event Reception & After Party (Open to the Public) 4:30 – 7:00pm

Activities: Tech Playground / On the Edge Story & Art Project

DJ in Gallery, music and cash bar in performance space for continued conversations


The 2016 TEDxPiscataquaRiver event will take place at 3S Artspace, 319 Vaughan St., Portsmouth, NH 03801.

For Speaker and Performer bios, view our Speaker page.

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