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
Achenyo Idachaba is the head of MitiMeth, a Nigeria-based company that makes handicrafts from aquatic weeds and other agro-waste.
Robin Murphy researches robots - ground, aerial and marine - that can help out during disasters.
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.
At her new company, Ringly, Christina Mercando merges fashion, design and wearable tech.
Performing Artist Activist
Linda Briceño is a trumpter, singer and big band leader - and an advocate for creative change.
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.