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I've spent my career so far with one foot in the world of public service, and the other in the world of innovation.
I've hurt myself, humiliated myself and peed my pants in the performance of my duties -- and more often in the performance of my geek duties!
What motivates us to serve? What motivates us to innovate? What can the two cultures learn from one another? Are there parallels that offer hope in the current matter of the 99% and the 1%?
This talk was presented at Ignite Charlotte 2 on February 8, 2011 at the Neighborhood Theatre in Charlotte, NC. Jim Van Fleet was speaker #10.
Robert Brincheck speaking about how the US Auto Industry must reclaim innovation and leadership.
This talk will show several innovative manufacturing companies in Michigan and highlight how, instead of just surviving, these companies are thriving in the current economy.
When people hear about Michigan, they tend to think only about the empty crumbling lots and failing businesses. This talk aims to focus on just how many truly innovative manufacturers are still doing great in Michigan.
Ignite Bangkok วันที่ 3-4 มีนาคม 2553 ณ ศูนย์สร้างสรรค์งานออกแบบ (TCDC) ห้อง Auditorium ตั้งแต่เวลา 18.00-21.00 น
In this talk, Joey explains how small and simple wireless radio devices can be used to see through walls to determine the position of people. Some images of his previous experiments are presented, and he discusses some possible applications of the technology.
In just five minutes, Jason Grigsby shares the story and learnings from the creation of Cup Noodle. A lot more went into making that product than meets the eye. It was filmed at Ignite NYC
Ignite captures the best of geek culture in a series of five-minute speed presentations on topics ranging from The Best Way to Buy a Car to Hacking Chocolate. Imagine that you're on stage in front of an audience of hundreds of people, doing a five-minute presentation using a slide deck that auto-forwards every 15 seconds, whether you're ready or not. What would you do? What would you say? Could you stand the pressure? Every week, find out how some of the smartest minds on the planet dealt with this situation as your host, Brady Forrest, highlights a different talk from Ignites around the world. Learn more at ignite.oreilly.com.