Speaker Announcement: Dr. Jenny G. Rankin

Dr. Jenny Grant Rankin has a Ph.D. in Education and served as a teacher, school administrator, and district administrator before becoming Chief Education & Research Officer of Illuminate Education, an edtech data systems company. She is a member of Mensa and presents her research data annually for the US Department of Education at STATS-DC and […]

Speaker Announcement: Dr. Mike Tyka

The newest addition to our 2015 group of speakers is Dr. Mike Tyka! Dr. Mike Tyka studied Biochemistry and Biotechnology at the University of Bristol. He obtained his Ph.D. in Biophysics in 2007 and went on to work as a research fellow at the University of Washington, studying the structure and dynamics of protein molecules. In particular, […]

Speaker Announcement: Dr. Steven Goldfarb

Get to know another member of this year’s team of speaker! Dr. Steven Goldfarb! Dr. Steven Goldfarb is an experimental particle physicist working on the ATLAS  Experiment at CERN at the European Organisation for Particle Physics. He received his PhD from the University of Michigan in 1991 for research carried out on the L3 detector on […]

Applications still open

We have begun to accept ticket applications for TEDxTUM 2015: FACETS. Please make sure that you follow the steps in the email you received to finally secure your seat. Applications are also still open, head to our applications page to find out more. We have an exciting lineup of speakers and performances for you, so […]

Speaker Announcement: Essraa Nawar

We’re happy to announce that Essraa Nawar will be joining us this year as a speaker!   Essraa Nawar has been the Coordinator of Library Development and Marketing and the Chair of the Arts, Exhibits and Events Committee at the Leathery Libraries at Chapman University, California, since 2009. Over the years she has studied, lived […]