TED TALK SPEAKERS

• Sociologist, entrepreneur & author of Startup Your Life: Hustle and Hack Your Way To Happiness

• Harvard professor on how to boost creative productivity

• Adobe's Chief Product Officer & Executive VP of the Creative Cloud

• Author of The Messy Middle & Making Ideas Happen

• Best-selling author on how leading organizations are upending business as usual

• Professor of leadership and innovation at Oral Roberts University

• One of the world’s leading experts in machine learning, artificial intelligence & big data

• Author of The Vanishing Neighbor: The Transformation of American Community

• Author of Happy Money: The Science of Happier Spending

• Director of external affairs for Google

• Former Editor at Fortune

• Author of The End of Suburbs & The Airbnb Story

• Expert on A.I. & disruptive strategy

• Author of Prediction Machines: The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence

NY Times bestselling author

• TED speaker, social scientist & pioneer in the use of data

• Former executive editor of Wired

• Bestselling author & entrepreneur on creating a culture of health


• Driving innovative thinking through the framework of songwriting


• Professor & author on the power of storytelling


• Artistic Director of Artichoke, one of the UK’s leading independent production company

• Author of Stealth of Nations & Shadow Cities on the power of the informal economy

• A leader in the application of human-centered design

• Author of several books including, The Design of Everyday Things

• Olympian on how to reach your potential every day

• Founder of the Moving Up Media Lab on the American Dream

• Co-founder & Executive Director of World Savvy on the transformative power of global education

• Journalist and consultant

• Author of Brilliant on helping people understand how we learn & how we can do it better

• Motivational speaker on inclusive leadership & the mindset for success

• Pushing the limits of human potential with projects like the human-powered helicopter.

• Pushing the limits of human potential with projects like the human-powered helicopter.

• Author of the #1 bestselling book, The Happiness Project

• Cultural Alchemist at Google X

• Bestselling author of 'Practical Genius'

• Musician with a message: Dreaming in 3D

Brigid Schulte

• Director of the Better Life Lab & The Good Life Initiative at New America

• Author of the NY Times Bestseller Overwhelmed

• Lecturer at UC Berkely's Haas School of Business

• Author of Practical Wisdom

• One of TED’s most popular speakers

• Broadway's longest-running 'Lion King' shares his secret to fulfillment & joy in everyday work & life

• 'Dr. Love' scientist

• Entrepreneur & Author of several books including, Trust Factor & The Moral Molecule