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TEDxMansfield Next Saturday; Features Speakers And Entertainment

27 Oct , 2018  

Organizers of TEDxMansfield invite people across North Central Ohio to attend Mansfield’s inaugural TEDx event at the Renaissance Theatre on November 3. Tickets are now available for purchase through The Renaissance Theatre box office. The independently produced event, operated under license from TED, is themed Metamorphosis and will feature six keynotes, a variety of entertainment, food and art. Pre-show festivities start at 12:00 PM. on Saturday.

The following speakers are slated to speak at the TEDx conference:

  • Terri Teal Bucci, Associate Professor of Mathematics Education, The Ohio State University
  • Sophia Buggs, Urban Farming Advocate, Lady Buggs Farm
  • Kristoffer “KC” Carter, Executive Coach, Kristoffer Carter LLC
  • Aurelio Villa Luna Diaz, Community Development Coordinator, Downtown Mansfield, Inc.
  • Collier Landry, Filmmaker & CInematographer, Collier Landry Productions
  • Philip Mazzocco, Associate Professor of Psychology, The Ohio State University

Entertainment will include the Mid Ohio Jazz Orchestra, Inc., an interactive art project, an aerial gymnast, a “living red carpet,” local folk band Pale Criminal, short films, the Mansfield Symphony Youth Orchestra, poetry, Mid Ohio Opera, Inc., and dancers from the Richland Academy of the Arts.

Tickets for the event are still available with three tiers of ticketing available. Section A tickets, $75, include preferred seating, as well as tickets to a “meet and greet” after party with the speakers immediately following the conference. General Admission tickets, $50, include general seating, and admission to the conference. Student tickets, $20, can now be selected at checkout and include general seating, and admission to the conference.

All tickets are now available for purchase through The Renaissance Theatre box office

TED was founded in 1984; the acronym stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design. The annual TED conference brings together some of the world’s most fascinating thinkers and doers in the spirit of ideas worth spreading. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TED Talks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection.

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