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MOMENTUM: TEDWOMEN 2015 SCREENINGS

29 May 2015

Momentum. Moving forward. Gaining speed. Building traction.

At TEDWomen 2015, we explore the bold ideas that create momentum in how we think, live and work.

In partnership with TEDxSingapore Women, ArtScience Museum hosts a free near-live screening from TEDWomen 2015 Conference in Monterey, United States.

For more information on registration and the profiles of the speakers, please click here.

 

Session 1: Spark

Thursday, May 28 2015 l 8:30am - 10:00am PDT

Hosted by Pat Mitchell, June Cohen and Kelly Stoetzel
 

Speakers:

Achenyo Idachaba

Achenyo Idachaba

Green entrepreneur

Achenyo Idachaba is the head of MitiMeth, a Nigeria-based company that makes handicrafts from aquatic weeds and other agro-waste.

Robin Murphy

Robin Murphy

Disaster roboticist

Robin Murphy researches robots - ground, aerial and marine - that can help out during disasters.

Rana el Kaliouby

Rana el Kaliouby

Emotion analytics expert

What if a computer could recognize your facial expression, and react to how you feel? Rana el Kaliouby is working on this problem.

Christina Mercando

Christina Mercando

CEO

At her new company, Ringly, Christina Mercando merges fashion, design and wearable tech.

Linda Briceño

Linda Briceño

Performing Artist Activist

Linda Briceño is a trumpter, singer and big band leader - and an advocate for creative change.

Nonny de la Peña

Nonny de la Peña

Virtual reality pioneer

Nonny de la Peña uses new, immersive media to tell stories that create empathy in readers and viewers.

For more info on speakers, please visit here.