The Cal Poly Pomona community will explore the theme “Uncharted Territory” at TedxCPP 2017 on Thursday, April 27, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the University Theater.
In a Ted Talks-style format of short talks, speakers will discuss new discoveries, taking risks and breaking ground with the goal of inspiring deep thought and sparking stimulating conversation and connection.
The topics include:
- “The Power of Yes,” Deborah Castleman (electrical and electronic engineering, ‘81), deputy secretary of defense for command and control communications in the first President Bill Clinton administration
- “Getting to the Roots of STEM Education,” entrepreneurs Melissa & Lavanya Jawharlal
- “How to Put the Fine in Fast Casual,” Chef