Charlotte
x = independently organized TED event

Theme: Risk-takers and Dream-makers

This event occurred on
October 15, 2011
9:00am - 4:00pm EDT
(UTC -4hrs)
Charlotte, NC
United States

TEDxCharlotte seeks to present the most fascinating people and ideas you've never heard of. Focused on Charlotte and the region, our event spotlights the people who have powered their ideas, initiatives and themselves forward with passion.

Dana Auditorium
Queens University of Charlotte
1900 Selwyn Avenue
Charlotte, NC, 28207
United States
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Speakers

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JD, Buck and Jack Lewis

Founders of Twelve in Twelve--world travelers, humanitarians, explorers!

Max Wallace

President, Hackerspace Charlotte

Scott Swimmer

Founder of drumSTRONG

Dolphus Ramseur

Founder of Ramseur Records and music industry maverick.

Rebekah Fergusson

Videographer, world-traveler, risk-taker...

Kirsten Hemmy

Chair of Interdisciplinary Studies, Philosophy, and Religion at Johnson C. Smith University, Charlotte

Juan Logan

Artist, activist, risk-taker

Charla Muller

Author of 365 Nights...dream-maker AND risk-taker...

David Johnson

Photographer, Founder of SilentImages, hero and admirer of heroes...

Loan Tran

Student, activist, thinker, risk-taker...

Dr. Mark Moore

Researcher, innovator, TEDxNASA alum...definitely a risk-taker!

Susan Harbage Page

Artist, activist, risk-taker, dream-maker...

James Adams

Thinker, do-er, Founder All of Or None Charlotte

Manny Ohonme

Sports hero, Founder of Samaritans Feet, humanitarian, doer, risk-taker and dream-maker...

Organizing team

Candice
Langston

Charlotte, NC, United States
Organizer
  • Candice Langston
    Organizer/Curator
  • Tracy Russ
    Curator/Organizer
  • Manoj Kesavan
    Curator/Organizer
  • Angela Gala
    Curator/Organizer
  • Mike Watson
    Host
  • Desiree Kane
    Social Media Maven
  • Justin Ruckman
    Producer
  • Matthew Tyndall
    Producer
  • Charles Thomas
    Curator/Organizer
  • Winn Maddrey
    Curator/Organizer
  • Kim McColloch
    Curator/Organizer