Thursday, December 5, 2013 from 3:00 PM to 7:30 PM (EST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
TEDxBaltimoreWomen is an event combining the webcast of Session 2 from the TEDWomen: Invented Here conference (link) in San Francisco with FOUR Charm City speakers!
The first TEDWomen conference in 2010 asked, "How are women and girls reshaping the future?" And TEDxBaltimoreWomen is continuing the conversation about women's work and lives, present and future.
>> This conference is open to men & women attendees <<
Food and refreshments will be provided.
|3:00pm||Doors Open & Registration|
|3:30pm - 5:00pm||Local Speakers|
|5:00pm - 5:15pm||BREAK|
5:15pm - 5:30pm
CCBC Dance Company performance
|5:30pm - 7:00pm||TEDWomen Session 2 livestream|
|7:00pm - 7:30pm||Discussion|
BRIONY HYNSON - The Deputy Director of the Neighborhood Design Center which has provided services through the community design process since 1968. Her recent work in Baltimore City, investigating public spaces that promote access to play within underserved areas, culminated in the Robert W Deutsch Foundation Social Design Fellowship in 2012-2013. Hynson has a BFA from Alfred University and an MA in Social Design from MICA. The lynchpin of her work is understanding community and the shared built environment to leverage positive social change.
MOLLY CORBETT - The founder and executive director of Asylee Women Enterprise (AWE), which provides support to refugee women in the US. AWE runs various programs to overcome challenges from language to the complex immigration processes. AWE is also a place for entrepeneurship, empowering women to create to make a living.
EKEMINI UDOFA - PhD candidate at University of Maryland School of Medicine, and President of Association for Women in Science: Greater Baltimore Chapter. Ekemini is commited to supporting the advancement of women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
SHEELA MURTHY - Founder and President of the Murthy Law Firm, she considers the opportunities for success in the United States to be fertile ground for anyone who has a vision, is willing to work hard, and has the right attitude. It is her mission is to help people achieve their American Dream to live and work in this great country.
And including a special dance performance by CCBC Dance Company!