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Theme: Disruptive Leadership

This event occurred on
August 30, 2013
7:00pm - 10:00pm HST
(UTC -10hrs)
Honolulu, Hawaii
United States

Simply put, disruptive innovation creates a new market or way of doing things. A great example of this is something we use every day -- e-mail. When e-mail waas introduced it rapidly changed the way we communicated and did business.
Similarly, the ecology of leadership is always evolving. We want to observe this regenerative design as the world becomes more connected and diverse and our challenges become increasingly complex. Leaders today are moving toward collaborative models, looking at the interdependence diversity, sense of place, emotional intelligence, and technology.

This quarter's TEDxHonoluluSalon event is produced by the TEDxHonolulu Organizing Team, with Special Guest Curator, Forest Frizzell, who motivated the TEDxHonolulu 2013 crowd with his presentation Open Data and Citizen Engagement . With the support of Producer Matt Lynch, Forrest has hand-selected three individuals of Hawaii’s emerging leaders:
They have hand-selected 3 dynamic individuals to share their stories about the classroom, and how they are innovating in education - like us on Facebook and stay tuned to social media for more details about our speakers as we get closer to the date!

Fresh Cafe
831 Queen Street
Honolulu, Hawaii, 96813
United States
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Organizing team


  • Matthew Lynch
  • Forest Frizzell
    Speaker Guest Curator
  • Gene Shofner
    Speaker Trainer