The Young. The Wise. The Undiscovered: TED2013 Talks at UMD

The University of Minnesota Duluth is providing a live broadcast of the TED2013 conference, "The Young. The Wise. The Undiscovered," in the Tweed Museum of Art. From February 26 to March 1, for four days, 50 people at a time will be able to view the stream coming to UMD from Long Beach, Calif. The TED2013 live broadcast is available for UMD faculty, staff, and students to view without charge.

To register, select the session name below (e.g., Session 2: Beautiful Imperfection) and complete the online registration form for that session. There are 12 sessions in total and you are welcome to register for any of them.


Tuesday, February 26, 2013

1:00 –
2:45pm
CST

Session 1: Progress Enigma

  • Former Governor, clean energy activist
  • Economist
  • Innovation researcher
  • Roboticist
  • Author
  • Musician, activist
4:15 –
6:00pm
CST

Session 2: Beautiful Imperfection

  • Photojournalist
  • Marine biologist
  • Photographer
  • Neuroscientist
  • Sociologist and globalization expert
  • Beatboxer and inventor
  • Multimedia artist
7:00 –
8:45pm
CST

Session 3: The Spark
  • Educator
  • Clinical psychologist
  • Passionate reader
  • Inventor
  • Wishmaker
  • Bluegrass musicians
Wednesday, February 27, 2013

10:30am –
12:15pm
CST


Session 4: Disrupt!
  • Roboticist
  • Designer
  • Computer theorist
  • Yo-yo champion
  • Public art instigator
  • Musician, blogger
  • Legal activist
1:00 –
2:45pm
CST

Session 5: Dream!
  • Creative directors, choreographers
  • Serial entrepreneur
  • Screen engineer
  • Nuclear scientist
  • Violinist
  • Environmentalist, futurist
4:15 –
6:00pm
CST

Session 6: Create!
  • Graphic artist, director
  • Management theorist
  • Bow designer
  • Multi-sense designer
  • Food creator
  • Multifaceted designer
  • Designer
  • Shepherd of electrons
  • Cancer detector inventor

7:00 –
8:45pm
CST


Session 7: Sustain!
  • Sustainability strategist
  • Renegade gardener
  • Mouth musician
  • Science fair winners
  • Energy software maker
  • Afro-Cuban alchemists
  • Architect
  • Grassland ecosystem pioneer

Thursday, February 28, 2013

1:00 –
2:45pm
CST

Session 8: Coded Meaning
  • Graphic designer
  • Linguist
  • E-accessibility strategist
  • Visual grammar engine inventor
  • Artist
  • Dolphin researcher
  • Science communicator

4:15 –
6:00pm
CST

Session 9: Indelicate Conversation
  • Cybersecurity specialist
  • Psychologist
  • Ornithologist
  • Marketing expert
  • Sanitation champion
  • Undercover journalist

7:00 –
8:45pm
CST

Session 10: Secret Voices
  • Cognitive psychologist
  • Musician, activist
  • Physicist, personal fab pioneer
  • Computer scientist
  • Connector
  • Artist
  • Activist
  • Research psychologist
Friday, March 1, 2013

10:30am –
12:15pm
CST

Session 11: Who Are We?
  • Civilization scholar
  • Intelligence researcher
  • Cultural neuroscientist
  • Psychologist
  • Journalist

1:00 –
2:45pm
CST

Session 12: A Ripple Effect?
  • Charity defender
  • Philosopher, ethicist
  • Kindness catalyst
  • Actor, comedian, playwright
  • Composer, conductor