TEDxSanAntonio speakers are chosen because of the unique perspectives they bring to the world and to the San Antonio community. These perspectives are shared not only in the brief talks they offer to our main event audiences, but also in the books, films, music, and other artworks that have influenced them throughout their creative and professional lives. As part of our selection and coaching process, we ask speakers
Jorge Amodio is the chief technology evangelist at LJCV Electronics. In the 80s, he was involved in the early stages of Internet in Argentina. Lately, in San Antonio, he’s been working on the R&D side of embedded microcontroller applications. Last year, Jorge attended his first TEDx event ever in San Antonio and he blogs about his meaningful experience here. A couple of years after I moved to San Ant
Lauren Bleser We don’t have all the answers on our own. We don’t possess all the skills necessary to get the job done. Collaboration is one of the greatest keys to success. We gain a fresh perspective when we work with others, learn from them, communicate and clarify our own goals, and get feedback. When we are connected with people within our field or someone who has a contrasting or supporting role, we are sure to
TEDxSanAntonio rocked! We had great speakers, great Talks and great attendees. Everyone could find something that sparked them. On October 16 the international experiment known as TEDx was about a year and a quarter old. TEDxOmaha, TEDxSMU and others were held on October 16. So, we were not alone on that day. And we have joined an international community. Take a look at this video produced by lara Stein, TEDx Licensi
A veritable cornucopia of images were taken by our TEDxSanAntonio attendees. People broke out their Brownies, dusted off their Instamatics and burned through a slew of SD cards, snapping away at TEDxSanAntonio. Although we had two “official” photogs (thanks Davis Staedler and Darrin Abate!) there were dozens of shutterbugs capturing the action. So, how do we wrangle this passle of photography? Thanks for
You didn’t miss your opportunity to get your Attendee Application submitted for TEDxSanAntonio! New Deadline: Wednesday, September 29, 11:59 pm We have had such a good group of applications that we want to be sure to get more! Apply Now!
We have received about 100 attendee applications. There’s still time to apply and lots more room. We need about 350 applications to fill about 225 open seats. What are you waiting for? Apply already! Here’s some interesting attendee stuff: As of today we received our first application from Mexico (Monterrey) Applications are split 41% women and 59% men Lots of interesting job titles: (Ex) Assistant Vice President Acc
OCTOBER 15, 2011 – You laughed. You cried. Your brain hurt. Ready to go again? Last year in October, we held the city’s first all-day TEDx event on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010 at the Trinity University Jane and Arthur Stieren Theater. Sixteen local and national thought leaders gave the speech of their lives around the theme “Planting new ideas.” We’re at it again! Trinity University has agre