Block 9 – TEDxBeaconStreet

November 20, 2016 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

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Jon Hirschtick
Naomi McDougall Jones
Steve Rothstein
Deborah DiSanzo
Tony Batts
Eric Kowalczyk
Terah Lyons

  • CAD Software Entrepreneur (Jon Hirschtick) – We can improve the way every manufactured product is designed by using Agile Design, a new process and tools to design faster and harvest the innovation potential in all of us.
  • Filmmaker (Naomi McDougall Jones) – In 2015 only 5% of top films were directed by women. In 2016 the time for the women in film revolution has arrived and it begins with you.
  • Incurable Optimist (Steven M Rothstein) -Does JFK’s call for service, the first “moonshot” and expanded civil rights matter to you today?
  • Watson Leader (Deborah Disanzo) – “Augmented Intelligence” in healthcare is saving lives and giving hope around the world through data driven innovation, powered by cognitive.
  • Law Enforcement Leaders (Tony Batts & Eric Kowalczyk) –  Do superheroes really exist? Those doing what mere mortals cannot. What separates the villain from the hero? Self analysis.
  • Tech Policy Ninja (Terah Lyons) – How the White House’s work on artificial intelligence is helping the government keep the future in the present tense.