TEDxMoncton is thrilled to announce its official line-up of speakers for this year’s conference, Thoughtful Truth. On April 15, 2017, nine amazing speakers will take the stage to introduce the audience to new and remarkable ideas.
This year’s speakers hail from all around the Maritimes. They will be sharing their points of view on topics ranging from augmented reality to redefining mentorship. Headlining the event is well-known entrepreneur and philanthropist David Alston. He will be talking on “The willing of positive change.” Alston will share the discoveries he made as he joined with others and embraced his own role in various movements of change.
Alston the Chief Entrepreneur in Residence for the Government of New Brunswick, cofounder of Brilliant Labs and a volunteer advisor to NB's Strategic Program Review. He was named a Forbes top 50 CMO in social media among many other awards and accolades. Alston is also an advisor to many startups in the Atlantic region, Radian6's former CMO, Salesforce.com's former Marketing Cloud Chief Adoption Officer and currently the Chief Innovation Officer at Introhive.
Alston is the co-chair of LivingSJ, a movement to support and create a path for all those living in poverty in his home city, a member of Breaking the Poverty Cycle in Saint John (BCAPI) and is a board member with his regional United Way.
Joining Alston on the stage is a full host of amazing speakers.