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Theme: Dream

This event occurred on
February 17, 2016
Edwards, Colorado
United States

Dreams matter. And TED2016 will be dedicated to the greatest dreams we are capable of dreaming. TEDxVail Team will stare hard at humanity’s toughest challenges, listen to our greatest thinkers, artists and storytellers. Stir the blood. Join us WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2016

9:30am-11:15am MST
Session 6: Code power
Hosted by Chris Anderson.
Linus Torvalds - Software engineer
Reshma Saujani -Education activist
Meron Gribetz - Augmented reality startup CEO
Mary Norris - Copy editor
R. Luke DuBois - Artist, composer, engineer
Raffaello D'Andrea - Autonomous systems pioneer

12:00am-1:45pm MST
Session 7: Imagine there's no countries
Hosted by Helen Walters.
Parag Khanna - Global strategist
Dalia Mogahed - Muslim studies scholar
Amit Sood - Technologist
Christiana Figueres - Climate advocate
Hugh Evans - Humanitarian

3:15pm-5:00pm MST
TED University
Attendees take the stage to give their own TED-style talks.
Hosted by TEDGlobal director Bruno Giussani.
Brian Kelly - Frequent flyer
Jonathan Bell - Branding expert
Rachel Pritzker - Philanthropist
Jason Pontin - Editor
Anthony Goldbloom - Machine learning expert
Dave Troy - Technologist
Paul Tudor Jones - IIInvestor
Joshua Roman - Cellist
Joanna Bloor - Amplifier
Mark Goffman - Storyteller
Nalini Nadkarni - Tree researcher
Esther Wojcicki - Moonshot educator
ShaoLan Hsueh - Technologist, entrepreneur
Tom Hulme - Designer, venturer
Peter J. Toren - Litigator
Özge Yilmaz - Entrepreneur

6:00pm-8:00pm MST POTLUCK - Delish! Dreamy! Do it yourself!
Session 8: Nightmare?
Hosted by Chris Anderson.
Al Gore - Climate advocate
Andrew Youn - Anti-hunger activist
Jennifer Kahn - Science journalist
Rhiannon Giddens - Musician
Dan Gross - Gun-control activist
Michael Murphy - Designer

Haber's House
31 Appaloosa Drive
Edwards, Colorado, 81632
United States
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Organizing team


Vail, CO, United States
  • Jill Lammers
    Team member