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Theme: Icons, Geniuses and Mavericks

This event occurred on
June 21, 2012
2:00pm - 6:00pm PDT
(UTC -7hrs)
Orange, CA
United States

On Thursday, June 21,2012, we had our inaugural TEDxChapmanU event, themed Icons, Geniuses and Mavericks. Our lineup of 12 speakers were just that, and left 600+ people inspired and excited to spread what they heard. The talks are available on We hope you'll take the time and enjoy viewing them.

Icons, Geniuses and Mavericks
Chapman University
One University Drive, Memorial Hall
Orange, CA, 92866
United States
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Henrik Fisker

Fisker Automotive Chairman / Co-founder

Erin Gruwell

Founder, Educator / Freedom Writers Foundation

Leigh Steinberg

CEO / Steinberg Sports & Entertainment

Ryan Heuser

Co-founder / Paul Frank

Dr. Frank Frisch

Educator / Chapman University

Lee Clow

Chief Creative Officer / TBWA Chiat Day

Shelene Bryan

Founder /

Shaun MacGillivray

Producer, Managing Director / MacGillivray Freeman Films

Joe Kiani

CEO, Chairman of the Board / Masimo



Dr. Richard Sudek

Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, Educator, Entrepreneur Launcher and TEDxChapmanU Event Host

Yossie Hollander

Co-founder / Fuel Freedom Foundation

Organizing team


Irvine, CA, United States
  • Barbara Seymour Giordano
    Stage & Speaker Director
  • Pamela Ezell
    Audio/Visual Panther Productions
  • Daniel Noah
    Audio/Visual Panther Productions
  • Mark Woodland
    Vice President / Strategic Marketing Comm. Chapman U
  • Char Williams
    Operations Manager / Strategic Marketing Comm. Chapman U
  • Brandtailers Team
    Event Management Support