TEDxFultonStreet 2014 (“Chrysalis”)

TEDxFultonStreet 2014 (“Chrysalis”)

As the event licensee, organizer, and Executive Producer, I also hosted most of the sessions of TEDxFultonStreet 2014, my first TEDx event.   Here are the presenters from TEDxFultonStreet 2014 (“Chrysalis”): NOTE: photos are subject to Creative Commons license, non-commercial, non-derivative, attribution.     Watch the 3-Minute Recap Video All talks from TEDxFultonStreet 2014...
TED@250

TED@250

At TED2014, one of the speakers couldn’t fly to Vancouver because he has a felony criminal record… so they hosted him via livestream from the TED Conferences main office. I was fortunate to be in the small group of community members who were invited to...
TED 2014

TED 2014

In 2014 I secured a license to privately screen a simulcast of the TED Conference from Vancouver, in my home. Here are a few highlights:
TED@NYC 2013

TED@NYC 2013

Each year, the TED Conference hosts a small invite-only event in NYC, for members of the community to vote on a short list of presenters who might get invited to speak on the main stage for that year’s conference. I was proud to attend in...
TED Conference: “City 2.0”

TED Conference: “City 2.0”

TED hosted an unusual event in New York City, relating to urban planning.  It was only open to members of the TED Community, so I was thrilled to attend.  Couldn’t resist getting someone to snap a pic of me on the stage after the event, with the big...
Renee Blodgett at TEDxUNPlaza

Renee Blodgett at TEDxUNPlaza

Forbes ranked her #12 most influential on social media (original article), but I just know her from hanging out a zillion times at the original TED Conferences, back when they were held in Monterey. It was great to visit again with my old friend, Renee Blodgett, during her visit to NYC for TEDxUNPlaza, another brilliant...
TED@NYC 2012

TED@NYC 2012

Each year, the TED Conference hosts a small invite-only event in NYC, for members of the community to vote on a short list of presenters who might get invited to speak on the main stage for that year’s conference. I was proud to attend in...
TEDActive 2012

TEDActive 2012

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TED2012 “Full Spectrum”

TED2012 “Full Spectrum”

Among my personal highlights were pretending to be Godzilla smashing a model of the “City of Tomorrow”, and getting to explore the Elrod House, where the James Bond classic “Diamonds are Forever (1971)” was filmed.
TED2012 Leap Day

TED2012 Leap Day

On February 29th, the “Leap Day” that only occurs once every four years, TED did something special — they set up dozens of trampolines!
TEDxEast 2011 Salon

TEDxEast 2011 Salon

TEDxEast used to be the largest independent “TEDx” event in New York City, and I’ve been proud to attend several of their conferences. They also occasionally produce small salons like this one, which last for just a few hours in the evening....