Exhibits 2016

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Come early to explore the exhibit hall and enjoy breakfast. We have two scheduled times to explore the Exhibit Hall: 8-9am and 10:15-11:15am., and you can drop by at lunch or during the day.

TEDxManhattanBeach: Exhibit Hall

VR Surgical Theater: Virtual Grey Matter

More than 688,000 people in the United States are living with brain tumors. Come take a voyage with Dr. Neil Martin, Chair of Neurosurgery at UCLA, as we learn how virtual reality (VR) is used to engage patients about their brain conditions and share in the medical decision process. Presented by Surgical Theater, a provider of VR-based healthcare services working with pioneering institutions such as UCLA, Stanford, NYU, Mt Sinai, Florida Hospitals, & Hoag Memorial.

TEDxManhattanBeach: Exhibit Hall

STAR Academy: 3D Printing for All

STAR Academy and TEDxMB alum Thomas Suarez return to showcase their innovative 3D printers. Come experience new advances in 3D printing and take a workshop to learn how to program and print your own project! Please note that workshop space is limited and you must register at the STAR Academy booth.

TEDxManhattanBeach: Exhibit Hall

AfterNow: Helpful Holograms

AfterNow: Helpful Holograms is a mixed reality agency on a powerful mission to liberate us from laptops and smartphones. The team is developing mixed reality applications and experiences for Hololens. They’ll be showcasing an app to control the color and brightness of a Philips Hue light through a custom holographic user interface meant to control IoT devices.

TEDxManhattanBeach: Exhibit Hall

Knightscope: Patrolling Robots

Interact with the newest form of security, patrolling robots! You’ll see these cute little guys roaming around the Expo Hall, and you’ll experience the revolutionary way speaker William Santana Li and Knightscope is changing the way we look at policing public and private spaces. Come see what the robots see when they are on patrol — you might be very surprised!

TEDxManhattanBeach: Exhibit Hall

Seismic Science: A Mighty Quake

Come visit our IRIS Seismometer and see if you can make the ground shake! Learn about cutting edge technology in mapping earthquakes by speaker Ed Garnero from ASU, and interact with some cool seismic APPs.

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Conduct Yourself! The Makey Makey Creative Explosion

Create a keyboard out of a laptop and some bananas. What did you say??? Explore the world of Makey Makey with Mira Costa’s Science Olympiad and Chemistry Club students where you can make music and play games using simple circuits, a laptop and everyday objects. Create some fun!

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DIRTT Environmental Solutions: Virtually Green

Discover new advances in technology to create a more responsible way of building, and experience DIRTT’s ICEreality™, a virtual reality technology for the design and construction industry. Wearing Oculus Virtual Reality goggles, guests will immerse themselves in the VR physical world, while manipulating virtual objects. Come play in our Green Sandbox!

TEDxManhattanBeach: Kenneth Dolin

People Power: Photo Montage

Headshot photographer Kenneth Dolin showcases a montage of his muses that will delight the senses.

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{Pages}: A Bookstore: Bookstore & Lounge

Stop by TEDxManhattanBeach’s official pop-up book store to find TEDxMB speakers’ publications as well as other fascinating reads.

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UCode: Calling All Coders!

UCode is an educational startup that teaches kids 6-17 to code. We will be demonstrating the HTC Vibe, a virtual reality simulator that provides a glimpse into the future of entertainment, gaming, training, and more. We will also be hosting coding workshops. Please note that workshop space is limited and you must register at the UCode booth.

TEDxManhattanBeach: Exhibit Hall

Not In Our Town (NIOT)

Not In Our Town is a movement to stop hate, end racism, address bullying, and build safe, inclusive communities for all. Come visit our exhibit to learn how you can be part of the effort to prevent bullying, racism and violence.

TEDxManhattanBeach: Exhibit Hall

ActiveBooth: Photo Booth

Memorialize your day at TEDxMB with your family and friends at our roving ActiveBooth! Enjoy a photo booth experience on the go where you can post directly to your favorite social media outlets to document your awesome day at TEDxMB!

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Join the Team – TEDxMB Volunteer Signup

Want to become a part of the TEDxMB team? Swing by to sign up and get involved at next year’s TEDxMB event