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  • Karl M. Kapp

    Karl M. Kapp

  • Jens Peter de Pedro

    Jens Peter de Pedro

  • John Dias

    John Dias

  • Matthew Urbanski

    Matthew Urbanski

  • Baba Brinkman

    Baba Brinkman

  • Poornima Vijayashanker

    Poornima Vijayashanker

  • Marc Bekoff

    Marc Bekoff

  • Augie Carton

    Augie Carton

  • Mark Burgess

    Mark Burgess

  • Timothy Sheehan

    Timothy Sheehan

  • America Rice

    America Rice

  • Marie Jackson

    Marie Jackson

  • Lois Holzman

    Lois Holzman

  • John Shammas

    John Shammas

  • Augmented Asbury Park

    Augmented Asbury Park

  • Pat Rumbaugh

    Pat Rumbaugh

  • Robyn Stratton-Berkessel

    Robyn Stratton-Berkessel

  • James Giunta

    James Giunta

  • Stanton Green

    Stanton Green

  • Peter Gray

    Peter Gray

  • Laurie Brekke

    Laurie Brekke

  • Mike O’Keeffe

    Mike O’Keeffe

  • Dennis Daniels

    Dennis Daniels

  • Jillian Pransky

    Jillian Pransky

TEDxNavesink 2013 Talks

  • Avi Karnani

    Avi Karnani

    “Talk: NJ as the next Silicon Valley”

    First lightbulb, computer, laser…NJ was once the center of invention. How did we go from invention hotspot to innovation also-ran?

  • Kerri Martin

    Kerri Martin

    Talk: “How to Build a Community, Told with Chalk”
    Kerri Martin shares her experience of creating a bike-centric community in and around Asbury Park, as told through chalk.

  • Elizabeth Urbanski

    Elizabeth Urbanski

    Talk: “Self-Image: Caves to Selfies”
    The fascinating and sometimes puzzling phenomenon of instant self portraits snapped on cell phones and publicly posted is without precedent.

  • John Shammas

    John Shammas

    Talk: ‘Software development is the new home economics”
    In his talk, John promotes better technological education and encourages students to take an interest in the software development field.

  • Kat Lazo

    Kat Lazo

    Talk: “Feminism isn’t dead, it’s gone viral!”
    If you think feminism is dead, this modern-day feminist will show you otherwise.

  • Tereza Nemessanyi

    Tereza Nemessanyi

    Talk: “Reinvention of a suburban mom”
    Tereza talks about how she, as a suburban mom, used social media to make her way back into the workforce.

  • Gabriella Levine

    Gabriella Levine

    Talk: “Democratizing innovation with open hardware”
    Gabriella Levine presents global adventures with the aid of data-collecting robots built with open source hardware technology.

What is TEDxNavesink?

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDxNavesink is a local event that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At TEDxNavesink, live speakers combined with TEDTalks videos, spark deep discussion and connection. Learn more about TED and TEDx here.

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