TED2011

  • February 28 - March 4, 2011
  • Long Beach, CA

This TED conference has the theme "The Rediscovery of Wonder."

Speakers

Antony and the Johnsons

Musician

Anthony Atala

Director, Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Bruce Aylward

Epidemiologist, WHO

Maya Beiser

Cellist

Ed Boyden

Neuroengineer, MIT Media Lab

David Brooks

Columnist, New York Times

Sunni Brown

Author of Gamestorming

Homaro Cantu

Owner, Cantu Designs Firm

David Christian

Historian

Beatrice Coron

Papercutter artist

Antonio Damasio

Neuroscientist

Roger Ebert

Film critic

Janet Echelman

Artist

Juan Enriquez

Chairman & CEO, Biotechonomy LLC

Harvey Fineberg

Health policy expert

Bill Ford

Executive chair, Ford Motor Co.

Bill Gates

Philanthropist

Handspring

Puppeteers

Kate Hartman

Artist and technologist

Shea Hembrey

Artist and curator

Dennis Hong

Founder and director, RoMeLa

Jack Horner

Dinosaur digger

John Hunter

Teacher and musician

JR

Street artist

Sarah Kay

Founder, Project V.O.I.C.E.

Salman Khan

Founder, Khan Academy

Aaron Koblin

Artist, designer, researcher

Christina Lampe-Onnerud

Energy expert

Sarah Marquis

Explorer

Stanley McChrystal

Military leader

Bobby McFerrin

Musician

Jason Mraz

Musician

Paul Nicklen

Polar photographer

Indra Nooyi

Chair+CEO, PepsiCo

Fiorenzo Omenetto

Biomedical engineer

Rajesh Rao

Computational neuroscientist

Carlo Ratti

Architect and MIT instructor, MIT SENSEable City Lab

Deb Roy

Director, Cognitive Machines group, MIT Media Lab

Kathryn Schulz

Author, 'Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error' about the nature of failure

Morgan Spurlock

Filmmaker

Daniel Tammet

Author - Born on a Blue Day

Julie Taymor

Director

Edward Tenner

Technology historian

Eric Whitacre

Composer and conductor

Edith Widder

Biologist and deep-sea explorer

Felisa Wolfe-Simon

Geobiochemist

Felisa Wolfe-Simon

Geobiochemist

TED2011 is part of the TED series of events.

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