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Leading Thinkers Present Talks on Acceleration and Change at Third TEDxNavesink (AH Herald)

Leading Thinkers Present Talks on Acceleration and Change at Third TEDxNavesink (AH Herald)

Leading thinkers including a Pulitzer Prize winner, physicists, computer scientists, researchers, and artists will explore how today’s accelerators and change agents are shaping our future at the TEDxNavesink conference: “Accelerators” at Monmouth University.  TEDxNavesink brings the mission of TED Talks to Monmouth County for an all-day live event for the third annual year. Read the full story […]

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Tri City News: Accelerators in Long Branch

Tri City News: Accelerators in Long Branch

Third TEDx conference set for April 11 Tri City News 02.05.15 LONG BRANCH — We’ve been all over eastern Monmouth’s own TEDx confer- ence since it began two years ago. This is about as triCity an event as you can get — creating a gathering place for the most broad-minded people in our region to […]

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Press Coverage of TEDxNavesink PLAY

Press Coverage of TEDxNavesink PLAY

On May 10, 2014, TEDxNavesink PLAY was held at the Two River Theater in Red Bank. It featured two dozen live talks and entertainments on the surprising ways that play is a positive force in our lives. Here is some of the press coverage from the event.   TEDx shows locals that it pays to […]

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Red Bank: Putting TEDx into Play Again

Red Bank: Putting TEDx into Play Again

RED BANK: PUTTING TEDx INTO PLAY AGAIN (via redbankgreen) What is TEDx Navesink? Among other things, it’s “nonfiction theater” in which “every talk is a dramatic arc about ideas.” Or so said Rumson-native, software entrepreneur, actor and venture capitalist Brian Smiga speaking to redbankgreen last…

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Talk Turns to Play at TEDx

Republished from The Two River TImes. By Mary Ann Bourbeau RED BANK – Planning the TEDxNavesink event was a lot of work for Brian Smiga, in addition to his two full-time jobs, one as a venture capital investor in New York and the other as a video producer. But Smiga isn’t afraid of hard work […]

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