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Theme: The "I" in Science

This event occurred on
April 21, 2012
9:00am - 1:00pm EDT
(UTC -4hrs)
Durham, North Carolina
United States

The NCSSM Science Department is hosting TEDxNCSSM on April 21, 2012 during the NC Festival of Science. The Dean of Science, Dr. Amy Sheck, received a TEDx license to organize this conference and to emulate the celebrated format of the TEDTalks. Students from NCSSM compose the organizing committee and will be instrumental in inviting speakers and inviting the audience. The invitation-only audience is capped at 100 and will include NCSSM students, sets of Durham high school students each accompanied by their science teacher, NCSSM faculty, and dignitaries from the Triangle invested in science education. The conference is designed to optimize interaction between speakers and audience members and to spark ideas.

North Carolina School of Science & Math
1219 Broad Street
Durham, North Carolina, 27705
United States
Event type:
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Organizing team


  • Velina Kozareva
    Support Staff
  • Vitchyr Pong
  • Tyler Kissinger
    Co-Chair, Speaker Committee
  • Mae Davis
    Co-Chair, Speaker Committee
  • Jeremy DeJournett
    Co-Chair, Audience Committee
  • Mckenzie Millican
    Co-Chair, Audience Committee
  • Maddy Katz
    Chair, Sponsor Committee
  • Carl Yin
    Chair, Photography Committee
  • Matt Summers
    Chair, Video Committee
  • Xilin Liu
    Chair, Music Committee
  • Jordan Harrison
  • Christie Jiang
    Chair, Graphics Committee
  • Joyce Ventimiglia
    Chair Videography
  • Rob Caldwell
  • Jeff Hatley
  • Dan Overby