Ashburn, Va. (September 22, 2014) – There are a limited number of tickets still available for TEDxAshburn on Saturday, September 27, at the Loudoun County Public School (LCPS) Administration Building.
TEDxAshburn is independently organized by Virginia educators and industry leaders. At TEDxAshburn, live speakers and TED Talk videos combine to spark deep discussion and connections. TEDxAshburn presenters are invited to share their insights and inspire conversations about the future of education. Attendees of the conference participate via networking sessions where they educate one another and, in the spirit of TED, help spread these ideas.
The fee to attend this event is $47. Tickets are available at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tedxashburn-tickets-12469736317. You can visit the TEDxAshburn Facebook and Twitter accounts to get updates in a timely manner.
Speakers for TEDxAshburn include:
- Chase Lewis, 15-year-old inventor
- Sue Johnson, author, clinical psychologist, researcher, professor
- Brett Eastburn, comedian, speaker
- Michael Kuczala, author, change agent
- Patti Phillips, CEO of the National Association of Collegiate Women Athletics Administrators
- Timothy Flynn, LCPS director of Instructional Services
- Ivy, Grammy-Award winning poet
- StoweGood – Grammy-Award nominated song writers
TEDxAshburn is operating under license from TED, organizers of the immensely popular TED Conference, an annual event where some of the world’s leading thinkers and doers are invited to share what they are most passionate about. In the spirit of “ideas worth spreading,” TED has created TEDx, a program of local, organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience.
The LCPS Administration Building is located at 21000 Education Court, Ashburn.