Around the world human experiences are shared through dynamic and engaging talks called Ignite. In exactly five minutes using exactly 20 slides Ignite speakers share personal and professional passions though thought-provoking, and lightening-fast, presentations on life, robots, and beyond.
Monday, Nov 15 @ 4:05pm
Ben Huh (Chief Cheezburger, I Can Has Cheezburger)
Internet Culture: What Does It Mean?!?!
Tues, Nov 16 @ 10:15am
Schuyler Erle (Troublemaker, SimpleGeo)
How Crowdsourcing Changed Disaster Relief Forever – In the aftermath of the earthquake in Haiti in January 2010, a loosely coordinated group of volunteers accomplished something no one had ever done before: Mapping a country in the midst of a humanitarian crisis… from thousands of miles away.
Tues, Nov 16 @ 3:25pm
Leila Chirayath Janah (CEO, Samasource)
Crowdsourced Jobs in Haiti
Wed, Nov 17 @ 10:45am
Adam Sadowsky (Syyn Labs)
Ignite: OK Go, Rube Goldberg Machine
Wed, Nov 17 @ 3:35pm
Krissy Clark (LA Bureau Chief, KQED Public Radio)
Narrative Landscapes – Clark will loiter at the intersection of journalism and geolocation, discuss the power of place and story, and share a vision she had in the desert.