TEDx Comes Alive in Carson City this Friday!

TEDx Comes Alive in Carson City this Friday!

Insights, entertainment, and life-changing stories abound in this exciting event starting from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Adams Hub for Innovation is here to support the message of building a better community through fresh ideas and unprecedented solutions. Learn how to change your reality with 17-year-old Shaylin Segura from Carson High School. Choose hope with local artist Audrey Markowitz. These topics and many more will highlight the passion and endurance of Carson City’s unique community. If you didn’t get a ticket, you can watch it from the comfort of your home at http://www.tedxcarsoncity..​ For further details, click on the article linked below and get ready for a TEDx you’ll never forget!

Carson City’s TEDx — which stands for technology, entertainment and design — will feature 16 speakers and entertainers who will be talking or performing about a single theme.

The all-day event sponsored by Farmer’s Insurance and Carson Tahoe Hospital is taking place from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Brewery Center.

Curated from TEDx coming to Carson City Friday | NevadaAppeal.com

CHS student featured in TEDx Carson City | NevadaAppeal.com

CHS student featured in TEDx Carson City | NevadaAppeal.com

TEDx Carson City will be featuring New E’s very own Shaylin Segura! Her eclectic worldview underpins a larger talk about the way the mind affects the body, which she will discuss in detail at the April 8 TED Talk. Learn more about her, as well as her fellow TEDx presenters in this final installment of the Nevada Appeal’s coverage of the upcoming event:

CHS student featured in TEDx Carson City | NevadaAppeal.com

This submersion with the array of kids and teachers and lifestyles has given her a unique perspective and a versatile personality. Segura is passionate about her business class and is the vice president of the New Entrepreneur network. She’s also a national Lincoln-Douglas Speech and Debate competitor, a tennis captain, and singles player. She has played the flute and violin from very young and loves tennis, camping, reading and her bustling family.

Curated from CHS student featured in TEDx Carson City | NevadaAppeal.com

Tedx in Carson City

Tedx in Carson City

TEDx is coming to Carson with a full force of entertaining, informative, and downright paradigm-shifting short talks (only 10-15 minutes each), each touching on the theme of Creating the Community You Want to Live In. From battling the negative effects of certain food dyes to battling prejudice in the transgender community, to the Adams Hub’s very own mentor John Rutledge addressing the challenges lawyers face in today’s society, each speaker has something fresh and insightful to share. The all-day event seeks to bring ideas from multiple perspectives and disciplines into the forefront, creating an atmosphere rich in discussion, reflection, and positive action. The first few and further info on their stories and upcoming talks, along with event details, can be found in this article:

Tickets on sale Monday for TEDx Carson City

The talks will be 9 a.m.-5 p.m. April 8 and will feature 15 speakers addressing ways people can make a difference in their community and in their own lives.

“I want people to leave that day with the inspiration and tools to make a real difference,” Hill said. “I’m extremely proud of the fact that all of our speakers that day have strong ties to our community.”

Organizer Gina Hill said the goal for Carson City’s TEDx is to unite listeners in a common vision of creating a community that all would want to live in. She hopes it’s transformational.

Curated from Tickets on sale Monday for TEDx Carson City | NevadaAppeal.com

 

Nevada Is In the Top 10 for Startup Activity!

Nevada Is In the Top 10 for Startup Activity!

Nevada is now ranked one of the top 10 U.S. states for startup activity! Together with the fact that we’ve skyrocketed up the rankings since only last year and you’ve got statistical proof that our state is on the rise to becoming one of the biggest entrepreneurial spheres in the country. The Kauffman Index of Entrepreneurship is the latest set of data on national entrepreneurship and small business trends, bringing together statistics on the city, state, and regional levels.

Check out more detailed info here:  The Latest: Kauffman Index | Main Street Entrepreneurship

Jonathan Sarmenta