IdeaCity60 x 30'
- MZTV Productions for ZoomerMedia.
An innovative speaker series that plays host to a distinguished list of big thinkers, from artistic talents and literary heavyweights, to innovative scientists and visionary entrepreneurs, IdeaCity is more than a stage to air new concepts - it's an incubator for inspiration. This series features talks from thought leaders including: futurist Faith Popcorn, New Age guru Deepak Chopra, explorer Wade Davis, Paralympian Rick Hansen and art historian Thomas de Wesselow.
Deepak Chopra - Chopra provides a counterargument to what he calls “reductionist medicine” and sheds light on the connection between mind, body and ecosystem.
Alan Young - Innocence Project co-founder Alan Young discusses his work on the Innocence Project.
Rasmus Ankerson - Author Rasmus Ankerson discusses high performance athletic secrets
David Wolman - Writer and editor David Wolman discusses the idea of a cashless future.
Jack Andraka - Whiz-kid Jack Andraka discusses his method for detecting cancer.
Buck Angel - Transsexual filmmaker and educator Buck Angel discusses the limitations and effects of socially constructed gender roles.
Faith Popcorn - Futurist and author Faith Popcorn discusses cultural trends.
Margaret Atwood - Literary author Margaret Atwood discusses her involvement in a recent death project
Sheril Kirshenbaum - The art of kissing
Wade Davis - Explorer Wade Davis discusses World War I's impact on his Mount Everest climb.Josef Penninger - Genetic engineer Josef Penninger discusses genetic functions.
Jason I. Brown - Math professor Jason I. Brown discussed the intersection between math, music and the Beatles
Tim Clark - Author Tim Clark discusses the development of The Old Famer's Almanac.
David Steinberg - Crossword prodigy David Steinberg discusses crossword building
Marlene Zuk-Downchild - Biologist Marlene Zuk-Downchild discusses insect sex.
Thomas de Wesselow - Art historian Thomas de Wesselow discusses his Shroud of Turin work.