Every day, we are faced with new challenges that force us to re-examine our conceptions of fear. This is why we are working hard to curate our best event yet, a full-day conference with sixteen speakers, 1300+ attendees, and interactive exhibits that will empower you to meaningfully engage with these challenges. We hope we see you at Lisner Auditorium on April 14, 2018.Read More
Insights from our team members.
I first heard of Jinahie when I ran into her TEDx Talk right before leaving for college. I remember finding the premise of her talk intriguing, as I was fascinated by her talent with spoken word. Little did I realize, or at least until I watched the video 3 more times and shared it with my entire family, that her talk was given at TEDxFoggyBottom.Read More
Should teachers use digital tools to educate or should they use physical objects? Dr. Carol O’Donnell, the director of the Smithsonian Science and Education Center and professor at GW, believes that educators should find ways for object-driven learning and digital learning to complement one another. If you ever watched the Magic School Bus, then you may as well call Carol O’Donnell the real-life Ms. Frizzle.Read More
As the interview began, he told us stories about growing up in Brooklyn. He loved to create things, to build trains and theorize what would happen to men on the moon. He spoke about everything from radio shows to his family members.Read More
TEDxFoggyBottom will be hosting a livestream of Session 4 of TEDMED on November 2 from 5pm-7pm in District House B207. TEDMED’s mission is to “bridge the gap between science and the public by finding and sharing stories that inform, inspire, engage and provoke action across a broad, passionate community both inside and outside of health and medicine.” After watching talks from 2016 and prior years, the content has only gotten more engaging. TEDMED continues to bring in speakers from around the world who lead their fields in bold, innovative ideas that have the potential to change the world around us. Without a doubt, TEDMED 2017 is an event you’ll want to keep your eyes on.Read More