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“We are honored to welcome our outstanding roster of speakers, including and other distinguished guests such as GEO Group CEO Jose Gordo and former NFL offensive tackle Gosder Cherilus, to this exciting event. It’s time to reimagine our future and dream of what’s possible,” said Jean-Paul Laurentmain organizer and licensee of TEDxWaterStreet.
PRESENTATION OF THE SPEAKERS: TEDxWaterStreet REIMAGINING 2022 speakers are the following: HE Dr. Michal Mlynar – Slovakia Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the UN; Peter Pierce – Futurist, philanthropist, economist and president, Bitcoin Foundation; Bhavana Bartholf – Women’s Advocate, Global Head of Digital and Business Strategy, Microsoft; Jack Brewer – Commission appointed by the White House on the social status of black men and boys; Kely Nascimento – Founder and President – Nascimento Foundation; Rick Tumlinson – CEO and Founding Partner, SpaceFund; Natalie King – CEO, Dunamis Clean Energy Partners; Ryan Mundy – Founder, Alkeme Health; Travis Ludlow – The youngest pilot to fly around the world, holder of the Guinness World Record; Eric Klasson – Founder and CEO of resilienci.ai; Durek Shaman – 6th Generation Shaman and Evolutionary Leader, Dia Sims, CEO, Lobos 1707 Tequila & Mezcal | Co-founder, Pronghorn, Erin Harris, CBO, Lobos 1707 Tequila & Mezcal | Co-Founder, Pronghorn CBO, Lobos 1707 Tequila & Mezcal | Co-Founder, Pronghorn; and Katira RafiqzadaCo-founder, Break Bread.
HOST: The event will be generously organized by Oscar-winning producer Terrence Jan American actor, model, and entertainment journalist best known for hosting BET’s popular music video countdown show 106 & Park. Jenkins played the role of Michael Hanover in the romantic comedy film think like a man (2012), who reported $96 million at the global box office.
PERFORMERS: Special musical performances will include classic crossover vocalist Victory Brinker, who sings songs in 8 languages! Victory holds the Guinness Book World Record for youngest opera singer. She is best known for season 16 of America’s Got Talent.
REImagine 2022 is sponsored and supported by Nasdaq, The GEO Group, Microsoft, Unspoken Smiles, FOURSQUARE, Pandemic Insights, resilienci.ai, dentlinQ, MLife Music Group and Let’s Talk Psychological Wellness, PC, and our other in-kind contributors and supporters! We are grateful to our sponsors – you make everything we do possible!
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TEDxWaterStreet brings together like-minded people who intend to reset themselves as thinkers, leaders, friends and community members to bring a fresh perspective on how we move forward. The event aims to challenge human discomfort with obstacles and instead celebrate the strength that comes with curiosity and the ability to dream. TEDxWaterStreet leaders will speak the language of the possible and foster a rediscovery of what the future holds for our common humanity. For more information on TEDxWaterStreet, TEDx and TED.com, Contact: [email protected]rstreet.com and please visit tedxwaterstreet.com and followed on Instagram @TedxWaterStreet #tedxwaterstreet #reimagine22 #tedx