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Theme: The Human Stories

This event occurred on
November 19, 2010
10:00am - 3:00pm EST
(UTC -5hrs)
Washington, District of Columbia
United States

The Department of Defense is continuing its public outreach efforts by hosting TEDxPentagon: “The Human Stories” next Friday November 19, from 10 AM – 3 PM EST. Speakers from all over the world will be coming to the Navy Memorial to tell their stories, including MSgt. Julia Watson, prior member of the Marine’s Female Engagement Team, Lt. John Pucillo, EOD technician from the Navy (think The Hurt Locker), COL Geoff Ling, Program Manager of DARPA's upper extremity prosthesis program, and Gen. William E. Ward, combatant commander for AFRICOM.

Navy Memorial Heritage Center
701 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, District of Columbia, 20004
United States
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Organizing team


  • Babette Seve
    Manage Army and Marine Corps Speakers. Timing/Program Flow/Slides
  • Joelle Zarcone
    Manage Air Force and Navy speakers. Day-of speaker lead and management.
  • Liz Lopez
    Technical/Social Media/Livestream
  • Katie Ingebretson
    Organizer Team Lead