Today At WGBH: TEDx New England

By WGBH News

Nov. 1, 2011

BOSTON — This afternoon, thinkers discuss innovations and ideas worth acting on at the WGBH studios. The conference will be live-streamed by Thomson Reuters starting at 1:00 p.m.

On-site registration is closed but we encourage you to follow along on your computer (requires free sign-up).

Technology writer David Pogue hosts with speakers:


  • Paula S. Aspell of WGBH's NOVA
  • Sculptor Janet Echelman
  • John Hunter, creator of the World Peace Game
  • Joseph Kessler, youth trends analyst
  • Gloria Cordes Larson, president of Bentley University
  • Nuclear engineers and theorists Dr. Richard Lester, Leslie Dewan and Mark Massie
  • High-tech composer Tod Machover
  • Nitin Nohria, dean of Harvard Business School
  • Katie Smith Milway and Amma Sefa-Dedeh, founders of One Hen
  • Jeet Singh, technology entrepreneur


Read the full biographies.

WGBH's new show "Innovation Hub" will have highlights and exclusive interviews on November 5 and 6. Tweet your reactions with the hashag #TEDxNE.

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