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The Future Revolution of Cultural and Social Experiences Tara Pattilachan is a student journalist, neuroscience researcher, and VR enthusiast. Passionate about medicine and technology, Tara runs her own sci-tech news blog, Neurologic, and has written for the Huffington Post in the “Brain” science subsection for nearly three years, since her freshman year of high school. Besides writing regularly for sites such as Buzzfeed, Youth Tech Health and The Synapse Project, Tara also actively edits for The Axon Project, which covers topics on neuroscience. For her work in literature and neuroscience, Tara has received numerous accolades, such as the PTA Reflections […]
The very first TEDxCocoaBeach on March 23rd, 2019 is going to be EPIC! We’re really excited for a compelling line up of speakers and discussions. ONLY 100 seats will be available for this premier event. We invite you to be a part of this discussion of emergent ideas that are worthy of discourse. Tickets are $50 and are available NOW! Tickets will be sold first come, first serve on February 15th! Limit three tickets per customer. Tickets are non-refundable.
Bringing Real World Community Back to Social Media Matt left the big city of Toronto after a diagnosis of leukemia which resulted in a positive, new lens on life. He moved to the mountains of British Columbia, Canada to build community With StoryTellers, Filmmakers & Cinematic Lovers as the Executive Director of the Okanagan Society of Independent Filmmakers. This will be Matt’s third TEDx talk, previously he has been spoken at TEDx Events in South Carolina and The Hague, Netherlands. He also had the pleasure of speaking at Canada’s Largest Social Media Conference and this year at that conference will […]
Indian River Lagoon (IRL) system and its impact on global water initiatives Dr. Leesa Souto is the Executive Director for the Marine Resources Council and adjunct faculty at FIT. She grew up in S. Florida and after completing her bachelor’s degree in Biology at Florida State, she moved to Brevard County to help protect and preserve the beauty of this area. She received a Doctorate from UCF with expertise in urban ecology that links human geography, structures and behaviors to water quality impacts. Her research focuses on groundwater impacts to the lagoon, muck management strategies, fertilizer, and alternative landscapes. Her […]
Throwing Money in the Ocean: America’s Response to Beach Erosion John grew up in Daytona Beach, FL. He graduated from the University of Florida in 1982 with a B.S. degree in Aerospace Engineering. He moved to the Space Coast in 1985, where he was a member of the Space Shuttle Launch team for nearly 20 years. As the Shuttle program was winding down he earned M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Ocean Engineering from the Florida Institute of Technology. After graduation John served as an Assistant Research Professor at FIT for several years. He is currently working as a sub-contractor for […]
Feel The Financial Fear and Do It Anyway CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, International Motivational Speaker, Author and Certified Grief Coach, Debra has authored 3 books, Ms. Morrison’s Dictionary of Useful Financial Investment Terms, Common Sense Money Guide For Women, and My Husband Died, Now What? A Widow’s Guide to Grief Recovery & Smart Financial Decisions. She is also a Certified Grief Coach and an International Motivational Speaker. Debra is driven by the desire to share financial nuggets that help women feel empowered about their finances & their lives, regardless of circumstances. “I’m passionate about connecting, learning and teaching!”
The very first TEDxCocoaBeach on March 23rd, 2019 is going to be EPIC! We’re really excited for a compelling line up of speakers and discussions. ONLY 100 seats will be available for this premier event. Tickets are $50 and will go on sale February 15th. Tickets will be sold first come, first serve on February 15th! Limit three tickets per customer. Tickets can be purchased only on www.TEDxCocoaBeach.com. So keep your eyes on the website on Friday, when the tickets will be made available.
How to Save the Career You Didn’t Know was Sputtering Out Fawn Germer once had a jerk of a boss tell her she wasn’t going anywhere. She sure showed him. She is a four-time Pulitzer nominee and the best-selling author of nine books, including the Oprah book Hard Won Wisdom. Fawn is a global leadership speaker and has keynoted for dozens of Fortune 100 companies. After her mother was paralyzed in her 60s by a stroke, Fawn became hyperfocused on the power of living large and in the moment. She does not waste a minute and is an outdoor adventurer […]
TEDxCocoaBeach is excited that Dr. Don McGrath has joined the team as a guiding hand to the 2019 Speakers for our event. He will analyzing their scripts and their presentation styles to help each person make the greatest impact with their idea. Dr McGrath is donating his time and expertise to TEDxCocoaBeach as a gift from The Speakers Pathway Coalition. Don McGrath, Ph.D. is an award-winning author and speaker, having written the best-sellers 50 Athletes Over 50, Vertical Mind: Psychological Approaches for Optimal Rock Climbing, and The Climb: A Leadership Fable About Navigating Challenging Change. Don is Co-Founder of Speakers Pathway Coalition, […]