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Clay Water Brick
A new book finds inspiration from entrepreneurs who do the most with the least
A collaboration with comedian Aziz Ansari looks at the changing ways we find love
Undercover in North Korea
An unprecedented look into the day-to-day life of a totalitarian regime
TED2015: Can We Create New Senses?
For his new talk on expanding human perception, David Eagleman gets a standing ovation
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See AllEvery year, the TED Fellows program brings together an extraordinary group of innovators from around the world, inviting them up on stage at TED or TEDGlobal and giving momentum to their ideas. The Lavin Agency is proud to present our TED Fellow event package: three of these remarkable speakers hand-picked by you or selected by us. To find out how to book a group of TED Fellows to appear at your event, please give us a call: 1-800-265-4870.
- Negin Farsad Social Change Comedic Justice As one of few Iranian-American Muslim female comedian/filmmakers, Negin Farsad uses humor—full-scale ridiculousity—to bridge the racial, religious, social, and immigrant gap.
- Vijay (Robert) Gupta Mental Health The Medicine of Music Vijay Gupta directs the organization Street Symphony—a free classical music concert series for the unaided mentally-ill living in homeless, incarcerated, and Veteran communities.
- Arkadi Kuhlmann Founding CEO of ING Direct
- Salman Khan Founder of The Khan Academy
- David Eagleman World Renowned Neuroscientist
- Lyn Heward Director of Creation for Cirque du Soleil
- Jessica Jackley Co-founder of Kiva
- Edward O. Wilson Distinguished Biologist
- Isabel Allende Bestselling Author
- Sir Salman Rushdie Literary Legend
- Steven Pinker Leading Cognitive Scientist
- Douglas Merrill Former Google CIO
- Kwame Anthony Appiah Leading Public Intellectual