Arts & Sciences

Renowned scholars from the academic and social science fields

Jeff Lieberman

Art meets science through interaction, connection, and challenged perception. Scientist, musician, roboticist, and sculptor Jeff Lieberman combines his passions for art and science in ways that reveal how one influences the other.

Video: Jeff Lieberman at TEDxCambridge

 

Annie Leonard

Executive Director for Greenpeace USA and widely known for her documentary The Story of Stuff, Leonard is vigorously dedicated to ecological sustainability. Her criticism of excessive consumerism challenges what we make, use and throw away.

Annie Leonard: The Story of Stuff

Raffi Cavoukian

Raffi

Known to millions as a children’s entertainer, Raffi believes that the key to building a humane and sustainable world lies in how we treat our children, a philosophy he calls Child Honouring.

Video: TEDxYYC