Ryan Harb – The Power of Permaculture

Ryan Harb shares his experience creating the first Public University Permaculture Garden in the nation and explains how we can use permaculture to empower ourselves and make a difference in our community and the world. Harb is a certified permaculture designer, community organizer and was the first person in the nation to receive a Master…

2015 Speaker Lineup Announced!

Join us for an evening of ideas worth spreading. Our theme this year is 1Square Block: the exploration of how an individual or an idea can grow to make a change, build a movement, or make a difference. The beginning of something big always starts with something small – one individual, one word, one pixel, one…

Join us for a livestream of TEDwomen 2015: momentum

TEDxUtica and the thINCubator will host a Livestream of TEDWomen 2015: Momentum on Thursday, May 28th from 5-9pm at the thINCubator in Utica. This stream will allow you to view the Thursday’s portion of the conference as it unfolds in real-time. Attend as many or as few sessions as you’d like throughout the evening. Refreshments…

Speaker Applications for TEDxUtica 2015 are NOW OPEN

On Friday, September 11, 2015, TEDxUtica will hold its third event in Utica, NY. The organizing team is currently seeking speakers to share a big idea that will inspire change, growth and momentum. Speakers will have an opportunity to bring their idea to a group of thinkers, leaders, and change-makers from this community, and beyond,…

Suzanne Richardson – The Art of Wandering

Suzanne Richardson wanted her students to connect with our environment and community – and what better way to do so than to aimlessly wander? Wandering is a lost art and has consequences both in real-life and throughout literature. Suzanne Richardson was born and raised in Durham, North Carolina, where she received an alternative education at…

James Vaughan – The Power of Potential

James Vaughn shares his personal story of growing up in Paterson, New Jersey and the choices that he made which landed him in our nation’s prison system. After serving over 10 years, James talks about what he learned, and the difficulty formerly incarcerated individuals face re-entering the community after being released. James’ big idea is…