2018 Event Agenda

 

9:00 – 9:03 a.m. TEDx Video

 

9:03 – 9:05 a.m. Welcome– Abby Dejnak

 

9:05 – 10:25 a.m. Session One: Virtual Connections– Abby Dejnak

    • The Rocket in Your Pocket –Matt Bertuzzi
    • What I Gained From Loss – Julian Nixon
    • Data Art: An Emerging Complement to Data Science – Jane Adams
  • VIDEO: A Virtual Choir 2,000 Strong
  • Get Out of Your Head and into Your Heart – Debbie Allen Wright

 

10:45 – 11:15 a.m. Break

 

11:15 – 12:35 a.m.  Session Two: WorldConnections – Mike McNamara

  • Land, Food, Community: Real Connections in an Urban Environment – Kristin Brennan
  • Climate Change and Adult Supervision – Brian Thomas
  • We All Bleed Red – Colleen Kelly Alexander
  • VIDEO: How Cohousing Can Make Us Happier and Live Longer
  • How We Connect to Our Highest Purpose – Ruby Maddox
  • Accidental Photographs: Taking Ownership of Chance – Samantha Roy

 

12:50 – 1:50 p.m. Lunch

 

1:50 – 3:25 p.m. Session Three: People Connections– Steve Alexander

  • The Power of One Percent – Chinaly Chanvong
  • Board Diversity: A Seat at the Table – Waleska Lugo DeJesus
  • VIDEO: Every Kid Needs a Champion
  • Placemaking: Connecting People and Places – Elena Madison
  • The Wired Negotiator – Joshua Weiss
  • Does Your Voice Matter? – Cedric “VISE1” Douglas

 

3:25 – 3:30p.m. CLOSE– Erin Colby

 

3:30 –3:45 Networking Session