Thursday, February 5, 2015

TEDxIdahoFalls speakers announced

Organizers of TEDxIdahoFalls are pleased to announce the eight presenters at the TEDxIdahoFalls event scheduled for Feb. 20 at the MC Theater, located at the ARTitorium on Broadway.
The speakers were selected from a pool of 23 potential presenters who either applied or were recruited.

“We are extremely pleased with the caliber of presenters we’ll have at the event and are looking forward to the opportunity to hear exciting ideas on a variety of subjects,” Brad Christensen, the event organizer.

The speakers are as follows:

  • Kristie Scott — Creating quintessential sensoryscapes
  • David Pennock — Community dialogue, Galileo, and the powerful potential of museums
  • Joo Yang — The price of love and freedom
  • Rita Foster — Power internet
  • Michelle Ziel-Dingman — Love > Fear
  • Fahim Rahim — How to trap an alien
  • Aaron Turner — It doesn’t matter where you came from, it’s where you’re going
  • Janet Allen — Rebounding from bad outcomes: A formula for resilience

Also, the application process for attendees has been closed and there is no more seating available. Anyone interested can watch the live stream on www.TEDxIdahoFalls.com on the night of the event.

More information about each of the speakers and their presentations is available at the Web site.