TEDxTexasTech Event Delayed Start: 10 a.m. Feb. 28
Because of the winter weather, TEDxTexasTech 2015 will have a delayed start tomorrow (Feb. 28, 2015). Doors will open and registration will begin at approximately 8:45 a.m. at the Student Union Building on the Texas Tech University campus. The program will conclude at approximately 5 p.m.
Barring further weather-related developments, all speakers have confirmed their intent to take the TEDxTexasTech stage.
The following schedule is subject to change.
Breakfast and Registration 8:45 – 10 a.m.
Session 1 | 10 - 11:15 a.m.
Video | Sabastian Wernicke
Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics (About TEDTalks)
What If We Rediscovered Play?
What If We Searched Before Belief?
What If I Defined American?
Intermission 11:15 a.m.
Session 2 | 11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
Video | Catherine Bracy
Why Good Hackers Make Good Citizens
What If We Understood War through Families' Stories?
What if Global Communication Isn’t Long Distance?
What If We Could End Sex Trafficking in One Generation?
Kitty Harris Wilkes
What If No Lives Were Wasted?
Session 3 | 1:15 - 2:30 p.m.
Video | Megan Washington
Why I Live In Mortal Dread Of Public Speaking
What If The Court System Doesn't Always Get It Right?
What If Our Libraries Were on Fire?
What if We Brought Color to 50 Shades of Grey?
Intermission 2:30 p.m.
Session 4 | 2:45 - 4:45 p.m.
Video | Pranav Mistry
The Thrilling Potential of SixthSense Technology
What If 'Outside the Box' Thinking Happened 'Inside the Box?'
What If Robots Could Evolve?
What If Survival Required Innovation?
What If Climate Change Is Real?
What If the Sky Really Isn't the Limit?