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2014 Lineup

TEDxStanford goes "Above and Beyond" in this day of discovery and surprise, filled with music, dance and a few unexpected moments you won’t want to miss.

Get behind the wheel on the NASCAR track with a seasoned driver finishing her Stanford degree; see the inside of the Stanford Solar Car that just competed in Australia; hear from a hospice worker who faces her own mortality every day; and listen to pioneers in regenerative medicine, American history and documentary film making. And that's just the beginning…


Assistant Professor of Bioengineering and Mechanical Engineering at Stanford
Founder of Smitten Ice Cream
Director, Iranian Studies
Assistant professor of history
Professor of finance and economics
Professor of economics
Professor emeritus of history
Faculty of Bioengineering and of the Center for International Security and Cooperation
Student '16,
Assistant professor, Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics
Bereavement social worker
Professor of surgery
Student, ’14, racecar driver
Associate professor of energy resources and engineering
MD, Health educator and lecturer
Director, Redesigning Theater, d.School
Associate professor of environmental Earth system science
Professor of education and sociology
Stanford Solar Car Project
MD candidate, MBA student '15
Professor of biology
Assistant Professor, Materials Science and Engineering


Two-time Undefeated U.S. Amateur Champions — American Rhythm
Founder, Everybody Dance Now!
Student, ‘14, writer, producer and director
"VideoSong" artists
Directed by Karen Van Dyke
A cappella singers