Long Beach TED Conference
Last July, Long Beach hosted its inaugural TEDxSoCal – a day long conference with 23 speakers and performers who represented and embraced the theme of “Thriving” within the categories of well-being, sustainability, creative cultures and lifelong learning.
Photo by Liza Simone
After TED Prize winner JR announces his wish live from the TED stage on March 2, 2011, he will kick-off his work the next morning at Phantom Galleries LA in Long Beach.
JR will speak to TED attendees the morning of March 3, 2011.
On Thursday, February 3, 2011 Jazz Violinist Christian Howes will take the stage at The Found Theartre for One Night Only!
Praised as the world’s best jazz fiddler, New York-based musician and educator Christian Howes will make a rare Long Beach appearance at the Found.
Assemblymember Ted Lieu makes his candidacy for the District 28 Senate seat official.
Former Assemblymember Ted Lieu announced his official candidacy for the 28th District California Senate seat formerly held by Jenny Oropeza.
Following up to her recently approved Council agenda item, Fifth District Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske held the first planning meeting on hosting a TEDx Long Beach event in the fall.
TEDx is a new program that enables local communities such as schools, businesses, libraries, neighborhoods or just groups of friends to organize, design and host their own independent, TED-like events.
TED Prize winner Jamie Oliver at TED2010, Session 3, "Action," Wednesday, February 10, 2010, in Long Beach, California. Credit: TED / James Duncan Davidson
Celebrated British chef and food activist Jamie Oliver announced his 2010 TED Prize “wish to change the world” earlier this afternoon on the first day of the annual TED conference.
Can’t afford the $4,500 pass to this week’s TED Global conference? Well, at least there’s an app for that — the official TED2010 Mobile conference app.
The mobile app offers access to information about the conference, which takes place Feb.