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    TEDx Monterey: Be the Solution

    TEDx Monterey: Be the Solution

    Presented by Monterey Institute of International Studies at Irvine Auditorium at MIIS

    April 16, 2010

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    In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDxMonterey (x = independently organized TED event) will bring together community leaders, artists, writers, and intellectuals to explore the theme: “Be the Solution.”

    We hope to spark conversation toward solutions inspired by possibility, perseverance, and hope. Our speakers will showcase their creative and innovative talents, tackling issues such as the environmental sustainability, nuclear non-proliferation, education, and community development.

    Confirmed presenters include:

    • Kelley Calvert, assistant professor, Monterey Institute of International Studies
    • Dr. Kateri Carmola, assistant professor, Middlebury College
    • K.A. Colorado, international artist and sculptor
    • Lakhpreet Kaur Dhariwal, student at the Monterey Institute
    • Rafael Garcia, design associate, Rana Creek
    • Patrick Hogan & Rob Klevan, Monterey Jazz Festival
    • Laura Lee Lienk, co-director, the Watershed Institute, California State University, Monterey Bay
    • David Merrill, co-founder and president of Sifteo
    • Stephen Palumbi, professor, Hopkins Marine Station, Stanford University
    • Seth “Magic Seth” Raphael, technology magician
    • Dr. Ramon Resa, pediatrician and education advocate
    • Nina Rosete, vice president, Dare to Dream Fund
    • Peter Shaw, professor, Monterey Institute
    • Fran Spector Atkins & SpectorDance Company
    • Fred Wehling, director of educational programs
    • James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies

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      • Venue Info

        Irvine Auditorium at MIIS

        499 Pierce Street
        McCone Building
        Monterey, CA 93940

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        Tickets are $30 for general admission and $20 for students. TEDxMonterey is open to the public.

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      • Dates & Times

        April 16, 2010


        1:00 - 6:30 p.m.

        Reception following from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

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