TEDxLive is an initiative to encourage communities around the world to organize events around the live webcast of an official TED Conference.

TEDxHuntsville will present a broadcast of the TED Global conference, being held in Edinburgh, Scotland on Wednesday, June 12 at Wilson Hall on the UAH campus. Featured speakers for the Global Conference include neuroscientists, a jazz pianist, and regeneration experts from the sessions, “Listening to Nature” and “Regeneration”. (Program information can be found here.)

The public is invited to attend. Doors open at 5 pm and refreshments will be served. Each session is 90 minutes long.


Where: Wilson Hall at UAHuntsville Campus (Google Map | Campus Map #13)

When: Wednesday June 12

Time: 5pm-6:30 (Session 5) 6:45pm-8:00 (Session 7)

Admission: Free



Session 5: Listening to Nature

Bernie Krause     Natural sounds legend

Marla Spivak     Bees scholar

Sonia Shah     Science writer

Greg Gage - desaturate

Greg Gage     Neuroscientist

Yaron Herman - desaturate
Yaron Herman    Jazz pianist

Suzana Herculano-Houzel - desaturate
Suzana Herculano-Houzel     Neuroscientist

Carin Bondar - desaturate

Carin Bondar     Wild sex biologist


Session 7: Regeneration

Molly Stevens - desaturate

Molly Stevens      Biomaterials researcher

Siddharthan Chandran - desaturate

Siddharthan Chandran       Regenerative neurologist

Grégoire Courtine

Grégoire Courtine      Spinal cord researcher

Mark Kendall - desaturate

Mark Kendall       Biomedical engineer

Fabian Oefner - desaturate

Fabian Oefner      Photographer

Le Trio Joubran - desaturate

Le Trio Joubran     Oud trio