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 Fort Collins for being recognized as a center for innovation. Very happy to have been a small part of this documentary about them!
According to the Smithsonian Institution, Fort Collins represents 21st century innovation, so much so that it is included in an ongoing exhibit in Washington...
Central Paris experimenting with no cars for a day!
Only electric-powered private vehicles will be allowed in historic city centre to persuade residents to tackle pollution
Walkable, bikable and golfable?
From the Atlanta suburbs to Palm Springs, golf carts and neighborhood electric vehicles (NEVs) are increasingly found off the links.
New mural from downtown Joplin!
Look what happened #downtownjoplin ! #loveyourcity
The suburbs retort!
A common question I’m asked when I meet someone from Minneapolis or St.
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