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Tesla Science Foundation

Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 9:00 AM - Monday, January 7, 2013 at 6:00 PM (EST)


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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
TMC Ticket (1 day regular) Ended $150.00 $4.74
TMC Ticket (2 days regular) Ended $250.00 $7.24
TMC Student (discount 1 day) Ended $75.00 $2.87
TMC Student (discount 2 days) Ended $150.00 $4.74
TMC 2 day Conference & VIP TSA Benefit Gala Ended $400.00 $9.95
Tesla Spirit Award Gala ticket - 12/25 Ended $125.00 $4.12


Event Details

Tesla Science Foundation and Patron HRH Prince Philip of Serbia

have the great privilege to invite you to attend, sponsor and participate in the forthcoming:

The Tesla Memorial Conference

 The Tesla Memorial Conference" & “Tesla Spirit Awards Gala Benefit”

January 6 - 7, 2013 @ New Yorker Hotel, New York City


The world’s brightest minds, scientists, engineers, alternative energy entrepreneurs, innovation experts, artists and a myriad of Tesla enthusiasts will gather for this 2 day Tesla extravaganza to honor Tesla’s legacy, 70 years since his passing on January 7th, 1943, in the New Yorker Hotel room # 3327 on 33rd floor. This unique Tesla forum will include a diverse array of Tesla-related lectures, presentations, discussions and documented evidence of growing interest and recognition of Tesla’s contribution to the 20th and 21st Century.

Designed to include benefactors, sponsors and willing contributors supporting the  Tesla Science Foundation’s vision, programs and projects are committed to promoting the message - “Why Tesla Matters”. 

The event program will include a number of prominent speakers, dignitaries, artists and distinguished individuals who have been designated to receive this year’s Tesla Spirit Awards and is scheduled as follows:


Book your hotel on time:

Follow this link to take advantage of our special rate at the New Yorker Hotel http://www.newyorkerhotel.com/CGTEL

We appreciate your interest in supporting Nikola Tesla’s name and legacy and invite you to attend and participate in this important Tesla Tribute.

Finally, we invite those who wish to join in the observation of Serbian Orthodox Christmas in addition to paying our respects by remembering one of the most prominent of American-Serbs “the man who invented the 20th Century” our Nikola Tesla. We are most grateful to have received the blessings for these events from the Serbian Orthodox Church “Saint Sava” in New York.

Thank you very much for your interest. We look forward to your attendance and support.



Nikola Lonchar




             Marina Schwabic





             Executive Director

Tesla Science Foundation




             Tesla Science Foundation

Phone: (484) 955-0545




             Phone: (857) 417 8719







David Vujic



Honorary Chairman



Tesla Science Foundation



Phone: (703) 329-7984








Tesla Memorial Conference

Supported   by: New Yorker Hotel, IEEE,

Westinghouse,   General Consulate of Serbia

                         January 6-7, 2013

               NEW YORKER HOTEL, Crystal  Ballroom


Sunday, January 6, 2013

7:30 am - 9:00 am

Registration and Coffee

9:00 am - 9:30 am


Opening Statement: Tesla   Science Foundation

Nikola Lonchar, President

Marina Schwabic,   Executive Director

David Vuich, Chairman

Key Note: Vladimir   Jelenkovic, Nikola Tesla Museum   Belgrade

9:30 am - 9:45 am

New Yorker Hotel: Joe   Kinney NYH; Kyle Driebeek,

9:45 am - 10:00 am

FFC UNESCO: Dragana Djukic

10:00 am - 10:45 am

Marc Seifer,   Ph.D./ Tim Eaton

10:45 am - 11:00 am

Tesla & Film: Milan   Knezevicfilm director

11:00am – 11:30 am

Coffee Break

11:30 am – 12:30 am

Tesla Science Museum Long   Island– Jane Alcorn & friends –confirmed

Special speaker: Matt Inman,   Oatmeal.com

12:30 am – 1:00 pm

IEEEPower   & Energy Society Alan Rotz, President   Emeritus

GE   Research - Manoj R. Shah, IEEE 2012 Nikola Tesla Award recipient

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch Break

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Short presentations: Mark Passio, Howard Lipman, David J. Kent, Brian   Yetzer, Vladimir Visnjic, Francis X. Taney, John Wasik

3:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Tesla & Serbs In America – David Vuich

3:45 pm – 4:15 pm

Tesla Tower Projects – Zvezdana Scott,

President of Tesla Society   Zagreb - Dragica Mihailovic,

Presentation of new Tesla Book - Natalija Princi

4:15 pm – 4:30 pm

Tesla Memorial Society of New YorkDr Ljubo Vujovic, MD

4:30 pm – 4:45 pm

Coffee Break

4:45 pm – 5:00 pm

The Vision of Nikola Tesla — the movie Joseph Sikorski, filmmaker

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Tesla As Artistic Inspiration

Tesla Virtual Museum, Tesla Opera, Tesla Books, Tesla Art,   Tesla Films:

Miriam   Seidel, Terry O'Reilly, Will Cashen, James Jaeger, Melissa Dunphy,

Adolph Alexander, Branislav Juranovic,

Special Guest: Natalie Paige Bentley


Monday, January 7, 2013

7:30 am to 9:00 am

Registration and coffee

9:00 am to 9:30 am


 Manoj R. Shah, GE Research, IEEE 2012 Nikola   Tesla Award recipient

9:30 am - 10:35 am

Electrotherapeutic Devices: Thomas Valone, Ph.D. (with   experiments)

10:35 am - 11:10 am

Wireless energy transmission: PhD. Nicholas Simos, Brookheaven Nat. Lab

11:15 am - 11:45 am

Tesla and Robotics: Marko Popovic, Ph.D.

11:45 am - 12:15 am

Marc Seifer,   Ph.D.

12:15 am – 12:45 pm

Tesla and Music: Mano   Divina and David Pokrajac, Ph.D.

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Lunch break

1:45 pm - 2:45 pm

Wireless energy transmission: Garry Peterson (with experiments)

2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

Tesla waves machine   presentation: Goran Marjanovic, ing.

3:45 pm – 4:00 pm

Francis McCabe

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Stoyan Sarg, Ph.D.

4:30 pm – 4:45 pm

Panel Discussion: World   Beyond Tesla

4:45 pm – 5: 00 pm

Closing remarks: Tesla Science   Foundation Conference Team J

6:30 pm - 6:45 pm

Serbian Orthodox Cathedral St.   Sava

Memorial Service for Nikola Tesla (pomen)

15 West 25th Street, off Broadway

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Serbian Orthodox Cathedral   Hall Evening Reception

(suggested donation to Church: $20)





The Tesla Science Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the life, legacy, and scientific innovations of Nikola Tesla. Today, our Foundation is the most active Tesla related organization in United States having successfully hosted numerous lectures, seminars, forums, to include our annual Energy Independence Conference. Through its dedicated efforts, TSF has attracted large numbers of scientists, engineers, artists, students and other Tesla enthusiasts worldwide. Visionary and scientist, Nikola Tesla was voted one of the 100 most influential Americans of the 20th Century and is included in the UNESCO Memory of the World register.




Have questions about THE TESLA MEMORIAL CONFERENCE? Contact Tesla Science Foundation

When & Where

New Yorker Hotel, NYC
481 8th Ave
New York, NY 10001

Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 9:00 AM - Monday, January 7, 2013 at 6:00 PM (EST)

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Tesla Science Foundation

The Tesla Science Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the life, legacy and scientific innovations of Nikola Tesla.   Having successfully hosted numerous lectures, seminars, forums - to include the annual Energy Independence Conference and Tesla Memorial Conference - our Foundation is the most active Tesla related organization in the United States today.  Through our dedicated efforts and generous support from our contributors,  the Tesla Science Foundation network of distinguished scientists, engineers, academics, artists, students and other Tesla enthusiasts worldwide continues to grow.  Visionary and scientist  Nikola Tesla is included in the UNESCO Memory of the Worldregister.

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