It was my honor to be part of TEDx Tampa Bay for the second year in a row. As part of the team that produces the event, I have been able to work with people who are passionate about the community and the spirit of ideas and engagement represented by TED. This year I was also privileged to be one of the speakers at the event.
I have spoken around the world but I will say that TEDx was one the most pressure packed presentations I have ever given. The tight format is part of it but mostly it is the pressure of knowing you are part of the global TED community. The global audience for these talks is an amazing array of people who are also doing extraordinary things. This is a group that you want to impress and I hope the ideas contained in it are worthy to be part of that global conversation!
Congratulations to my friends in Richmond, Indiana for being named the best small city in Indiana by 101 USA.
Indiana is kind of amazing, just plain and simple. While some ignorant people may call the place a “fly-over state,” we have to respectfully and firmly disagree with them. This state is certainly m...
Brazil's coolest graffiti.
Alexandre Orion/Matias Picón/Tinho “The outskirts are in a constant process of transformation and ruin,” said visual artist Mauro Neri, one of Grajaú’s 500
Dear New Orleans by Steve Gleason. A love letter to a city from one of it's heroes.
A short film by Dear World, Team Gleason and Evacuteer.org to mark the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. This love letter is a part of an effort to make...
Speaking in Winter Park on Thursday night.
Peter Kageyama believes beauty is one of the strongest assets of Winter Park. "A beautiful city matters," says the author of "For the Love of Cities: The Love Affair Between People and Their Places."
And on a global level - Melbourne remains a top choice.
Melbourne, Australia is the "most livable city in the world" for the fifth straight year, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit's 2015 Global Livability Ranking. The annual report ranked 140 cities
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