Meet our 2016 Presenters!
Information will be updated as it becomes available.
Nancy Burner will be giving a talk entitled, “Making Heads or Tales of the Third Age”. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Stony Brook University and is the founder and managing partner of Nancy Burner & Associates P.C.read more
Trumpet performer and educator John-Thomas Burson has pursued his passion for music across a diversity of arenas. With a special fascination for new music, he performs with Anima Brass, a Long Island chamber ensemble which actively commissions and presents modern works for the brass quintet. His talk is titled “”Finding Musical Inspiration through Poetry.”read more
Daniel Charlebois is a Postdoctoral Associate at the Laufer Center for Physical and Quantitative Biology at Stony Brook University. His talk is titled “A New Paradigm,” and he will be speaking about his lab’s research to extend the shelf life of antibiotics and advances leading to new patient treatments.read more
Yu-Ting Cheng (born 14 Nov 1989 in Taipei), is an award-winning Taiwanese clarinetist and composer. The title of her talk is “When classical musician meets electronic music.”read more
Nancy Franklin, faculty in the Stony Brook University Psychology Department and once a future MC of TEDxSBU will be giving a talk this year titled: “Who would confess to a murder they didn’t commit? Maybe you.”read more
Helmut Norpoth is Professor of Political Science at Stony Brook University, where he has taught since 1979. He holds an M.A. and Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Michigan. His talk is titled “How to Predict Elections.”read more
Margaret Schedel will be giving a talk on Audio Visualization and its implications for data analysis, her talk is titled “Making Data Sing.” Meg is an Associate Professor of Music at Stony Brook University, she serves as Co-Director of Computer Music and is the Director of cDACT, the consortium for digital arts, culture and technology.read more