At our 2018 conference, TEDxCUNY highlighted how variability drives communities both large and small to challenge the status quo and reimagine normality. Human beings are not just cogs in the machine – we are independent thinkers that push the walls and boundaries of society, politics, technology, and science to attain our full, unique potential. TEDxCUNY 2018 explored our “Wild Card” personalities and actions, and how our unpredictability enhances the human experience
The Hubneo Virtual Reality Lab provides a space for people to immerse themselves in virtual worlds using state of the art VR equipment and unique motion simulation systems. These interconnected simulation systems allow for an unparalleled level of VR immersion, while facilitating maximum levels of collaboration, social interaction and healthy competition between gamers.
Shine Global is a non-profit media company producing inspiring films and compelling content about at-risk children. Through tailored distribution and outreach, Shine Global connects with audiences in communities, classrooms, museums, and on Capitol Hill as part of a powerful engagement campaign to encourage social change.
Alex Voz is a professional illusionist and mentalist with over 18 years of experience. Dazzling audiences around the world, Alex performs from Fortune 500 companies in NYC to private parties in Frankfurt, Germany.
Skill Mill NYC is a digital fabrication studio specializing in laser cutting, 3D printing and design. Learn, create, fabricate!
Gibney Dance is a trailblazing organization whose mission is to bring the possibility of movement where it otherwise would not exist. Through three interrelated fields of action—Center, Company, and Community Action—Gibney Dance is “Making Space for Dance” in studios, on stages, and in underserved shelters and schools.
Fem|Code at Baruch College is a student organization that provides support and encouragement for women pursuing technology- and STEM-related careers. Fem|Code fosters a supportive and encouraging community as well as extra resources for women who are interested in pursuing a career in the technology field.