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Theme: Jump IN!

This event occurred on
March 22, 2013
9:00am - 5:00pm EDT
(UTC -4hrs)
Bloomington, IN
United States

In TEDxBloomington's second major conference, Jump IN! brought INnovators, INtrigue, INsights and more to the Buskirk-Chumley Theater on March 22.

Buskirk-Chumley Theater
114 East Kirkwood Avenue
Bloomington, IN, 47408
United States
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Ryan Germick

Creative Team Lead for Google Doodle and a native-born Hoosier, describes himself as "the nerdiest artist in art school and the artsiest nerd at Google."

Bob Einterz, MD

Professor and Associate Dean for Global Health at the IU School of Medicine, Dr. Einterz directs AMPATH, a cooperative consortium in Kenya

Drew Ramsey, MD

One of psychiatry’s leading proponents of dietary change to balance mood, sharpen brain function and improve mental health

Eric Deggans

TV and Media Critic for the Tampa Bay Times, freelance commentator for National Public Radio, well-known pundit and author of Race-Baiters

Debby Herbenick, PhD

Research scientist at IU's School for Public Health, co-director of the Center for Sexual Health Promotion, sexual health educator at The Kinsey Institute, author, podcaster, and columnist

Laurie Burns McRobbie

IU's First Lady, founder and honorary chair of the Women's Philanthropy Council, and, as adjunct professor in Informatics and Computing, founder of ServeIT.

Brad Wheeler

University’s Vice President for Information Technology and CIO, leads university-wide IT services for IU’s eight campuses, speaking on "Marketecture"

Larry Singell

Dean of IU's College of Arts and Sciences and an economist, Larry will speak on recurring themes among people who become leaders

Marlys Witte, MD

The often-described "Ignorama Mama, Mother of the Ignorance Movement" created an internationally recognized Curriculum on Medical (and Other) Ignorance

Cameray Boyden

IU Senior and graduate student, created the West Indianapolis Peace Park and initiated Seeds in the Sidewalk, an urban mentoring program

Denny Morrison

Chief Clinical Officer for Netsmart, the leading provider of clinical solutions for health and human services organizations

Katy BÖrner

Founding Director of the Cyberinfrastructure for Network Science Center at IU and a curator of the international Places and Spaces: Mapping Science Exhibit

Streamline Free Running

Parkour team extraordinaire!

Saya April Hillman

Chicago entrepreneur, one of Brazen Careerist's Top Twenty Young Professionals to Watch in 2012, speaking on creating a Life of YES!"

Emily Ward

IU Program Director for Aquatics, Emily started “Women With Will” (W3), a multi–sport training group that has transformed the lives of its members.

Darryl Neher

Instructor in the Kelley School of Business at IU, City Council member, and former radio host

Kel McBride

Kel McBride is a veteran starter-of-things: the Eroticon, Bleeding Heartland Rollergirls, and Krampus Night

Malke Rosenfeld

An artist/educator, Malke writes and teaches Math In Your Feet.

Daniel Brian Evans

Ceramic artist, Bloomington Clay Studio, I. Fell LLC

Adam James

Adam was "discovered" by Tina Sinatra and invited to portray the role of Frank Sinatra in a musical theater production about Frank's legendary life. At TEDxBloomington, armed with an iPad, a laptop, wireless mic and wi-fi connection, Adam leaves the stage behind and invites the audience to collaborate with him and create new music on the spot.

Organizing team


Bloomington, IN, United States
  • Jennifer Borland
    Project Manager