Monthly Archives: August 2017

August 30, 2017

Vineet Edupuganti: Why Simple Solutions are Most Effective–Even When Conducting Scientific Research

–TEDxMtHood is honored to introduce Vineet Edupuganti as one of our 2017 speakers!– If you had told Vineet Edupuganti about biodegradable batteries when he was younger, he would have been taken aback. As soon as he heard about how little … Continue reading

August 26, 2017

Gregory McKelvey wants to inspire you to change the world through activism.

It’s a cold day in Portland in early 2016 and Gregory McKelvey is six minutes into a 90 second speech.. and the crowd is rapt, shouting approval into his infrequent pauses for breath. The time tolerances are tight for guest … Continue reading

August 22, 2017

Charles McGee: Building Strong Communities from the Ground Up

It’s May and Charles McGee has been invited to speak at TEDxMtHood’s 2017 event.  Charles is ecstatic and accepts the invitation with enthusiasm, then sets a date to meet with his speaker concierge and go over the details. Most people … Continue reading