Program Schedule

The theme for the TEDxLIU is, “The Innovator Within.” The main purpose of this event is to bring the inspirations and fascination in various fields to the Long Island community. Topics for the TEDxLIU event will be multidisciplinary covering a variety of fields. The proposed program is below:

Time Event Speaker/Performer
8:00-8:15 Performance LIU Chorus
8:15-8:25 TED talk video Louie Schwartzberg: Nature Beauty and Gratitude
8:25-8:40 Opening Dr. Kimberly Cline, President of LIU
8:40-9:05 Invited talk Richard Keeling, Head of Keeling & Associates
9:05-9:30 Invited talk Arel Moodie, Top Generation Y Entrepreneur
9:30-9:50 TED talk video Ken Robinson: How schools kill creativity
9:50-10:15 Invited talk TEDxLIU Student Speaker (TBA)
10:15-10:40 Invited talk David Kline: Vice President for Technology and Chief Information Officer at Viacom
10:40-11:05 Invited talk Rakesh Bhargava: Manager of General Partner MangoTree Real Estate Holdings L.P.
11:05-11:30 Invited talk William Brennan: Co-Founder
11:30-11:55 Invited talk Joana Vicente, Executive Director, IFP
11:55-12:00 Closing Dr. Robert Hannafin, Dean, CEIT
12:00-12:20 Certificates Certificates will be awarded to all guest speakers Jeffrey Kane, Vice President of Academic Affairs, LIU
12:20-12:40 Picture-taking & Book-signing Audiences will take pictures with the guest speakers
12:40-1:00 Reception/Social Refreshments will be provided
1:00-2:00 Lunch Lunch with the speakers (Team members & VIPS)