Children's Museum

10 am–5 pm Daily

SmallTalks at InterActivity 2013

Tuesday, April 30, at the Byham Theater

 A day of small talks and big ideas

Take professional and personal development to a new level with this compelling day of lectures and performances from thought leaders, researchers, scientists and artists. Dynamic guests include:

  • Luis von Ahn, PhD, pioneer of the crowdsourcing movement
  • Bill Strickland, founder of Grammy-winning MCG Jazz and author of Make the Impossible Possible
  • Frans Johansson, author of the international bestseller The Medici Effect
  • Maria Rosario Jackson, PhD, senior adviser to the Arts and Culture Program at the Kresge Foundation
  • Shane J. Lopez, PhD, architect of the Gallup Student Poll and advocate for the psychological reform of America’s education system
  • Dr. Rory Cooper, inventor and designer for all abilities
  • Vanessa German, multi-disciplinary transformative artist and founder of the Love Front Porch project

See the PDF below for details.

Ticket Prices: $135 now through April 10; $250 after April 10  (click here to purchase)

Ticket price includes admission to the InterActivity 2013 Opening Keynote by James E. Rohr, Chairman & CEO of PNC Financial Services Group, on the importance of early childhood education and PNC’s efforts to ensure access to quality early childhood education programs for all children in the communities it serves.

9:30 am:  InterActivity Opening Keynote
11:00 am - 5:00 pm:  SmallTalks

SmallTalks is the first day of InterActivity 2013, the Association of Children’s Museums' annual conference.  Learn about special rates for educators here.