TEDMED @ MassBio
Friday, September 12 2014
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: MassBio, 300 Tech Square, Cambridge, MA
For the first time, MassBio has been invited to partner with TEDMED as a streaming venue.
Join us to watch TED Talks addressing the most interesting and innovative medical and scientific topics of today, and hear about visions for the future!
We’ll stream TEDMED’s Session #8, Weird & Wonderful—This session offers a joyful survey of surprising combinations and remarkable results. It’s about science and health trends that came out of left field, defied expectations or simply seem completely off the wall, in a good way.
This event is free of charge and open to everyone. Pre-registration is required.
WEIRD & WONDERFUL SPEAKERS
John Cryan Josh Stein Sophie de Oliveira Barata
Neuromicrobioticist Serial Entrepreneur Imaginative Prosthetics Sculptor
Cathy Ladman Rupal Patel Mark Levatich
Self-Probing Comic Speech Scientist Disruptive Biomedical Engineer
Bob Carey Joshua Roman Eric Chen
Tutu Self-Portraitist Versatile Cellist Scientific Wunderkind
Marc Abrahams John La Puma Resa Lewiss
Science Humorist Culinary Medicine Pioneer Point-of-Care Ultrasound Educator
TEDMED is a global community of leading doers and thinkers from every walk of life. Our goal is to seed the innovations in health and medicine of today, making the breakthroughs of tomorrow possible. We are best known for our annual three-day gathering that brings together inspiring speakers, influential Delegates and innovative start-ups.
TEDMED curates a unique and provocative program featuring brilliant short talks and stunning artistic performances that reframe the way we think and inspire critical new possibilities for the future of health and medicine. TEDMED also offers evening entertainments, thought-provoking conversations with Delegates and Speakers, and a showcase of inspiring bio-health startups that live in "The Hive".