At TEDx Navesink, Audible’s Katz Talks about Newark, Reveals Planned Accelerator and Venture Fund (NJTech Weekly)

Speaking to an audience of nearly 700 people at the TEDx Navesink event at Monmouth University, on April 11, Audible founder and CEO Donald Katz talked about his company’s relationship with Newark and announced that he was starting a venture fund and accelerator in the Brick City. “We’ve been working for more than two years […]

Phil Murphy: To Grow New Jersey, Strengthen the Middle Class (Two River Times)

Shoring up the middle class, says Phil Murphy, is the single best way to strengthen and stabilize New Jersey’s economy. Murphy, of Middletown, a former U.S. Ambassador to Germany and Goldman Sachs executive, was one of 25 featured speakers at the TEDxNavesink conference, hosted at Monmouth University on Saturday, April 12. Read the full story here.

‘Accelerators’ propel change at TEDxNavesink conference (via Atlanticville)

The ever-increasing pace of life and technological development drew several hundred people to Monmouth University in West Long Branch for TEDx- Navesink, where 22 speakers addressed the influence of “Accelerators.” The theme describes issues and topics that affect society more than people typically realize, according to Donna Steinhorn, an event organizer. “Accelerators are either those people or […]

Rethinking hospital gowns, breakups and climate change

TEDxNavesink came to Monmouth University on Saturday, featuring 30 speakers who spoke about the theme of accelerators – both how to bring about change faster and how to cope with it. In its third year, the event attracted nearly 700 people. Read full story in Asbury Park Press.

TEDxNavesink to Feature Monmouth County Area Thought Leaders Saturday (TRT)

THE ANNUAL FORUM and networking event by for- ward-thinking people known as TEDxNavesink, is set to kick off on Saturday, April 11 at the Pollak Theatre at Monmouth University. This year’s theme is “accelerators” which the organizers describe as “ideas that go faster than you think.” More than two dozen speakers have been rehearsing thought-provoking […]

Test your TEDxNavesink Knowledge!

TEDxNavesink 2015: Accelerators is tomorrow. Do you know everything about our speakers? Test your knowledge and brush up before the big event! Which TEDxNavesink speaker is a contributor to Scientific American and NOVA, and works with The Large Hadron Collider, the highest energy particle accelerator in the world? Who studies the science of relationships and […]

2015 TEDxNavesink Speakers’ Favorite TED Talks

TEDxNavesink is just two days away! To get you excited for the speaker lineup, we compiled a list of some of this year’s speakers’ favorite and most memorable TED Talks. Chris Welty and Lora Aroyo Kary Mullis – Play! Experiment! Discover! https://www.ted.com/talks/kary_mullis_on_what_scientists_do?language=en Mae Jemison – Teach Arts and Sciences Together http://www.ted.com/talks/mae_jemison_on_teaching_arts_and_sciences_together?language=en   Nadya Zhexembayeva Sir […]

TEDxNavesink 2015: Know Before You Go!

It’s Wednesday and your week might be dragging. But cheer up and get excited because TEDxNavesink: 2015 Accelerators is happening this Saturday! This may be the first TEDx event you are attending or maybe the second or third. Either way, you’ll want to make sure this is your best TEDx event yet. What do you […]

How I Accelerated My Life… To New Jersey

My life recently took off; accelerated if you will. It accelerated all the way from Missouri to New Jersey. Two very different states to say the least. New Jersey and I are friends now. But we didn’t start off so chummy. The Garden State and I had a bit of a rocky start. Things move […]

Lou Kerner Knows Acceleration is the Key to Success

Lou Kerner knew the times were changing. He knew the days of the old Internet were going to be rapidly shifting, and he knew he needed to help the world of Wall Street adapt to this major transformation. So Lou became Wall Street’s first social media analyst. He worked for Wedbush Securities where he was […]