Southern Willamette Valley
Ignite: SWV 2019

Event Details

Feb 08, 2019
5:30 pm to 8:30 pm


Venue Sponsor

1 mic, 5 minutes, 20 slides, 300 peers in the audience... no pressure, right?

These selected speakers are sure to inspire and entertain:

Jesse Fittipaldi - Dream Plant

Nikole Gipps -  Normalizing Representation

Craig Gray -  XR - Unlocking the Next Computing Platform

David Hazen -  Networks Uplevel Humanity

Carey Killen - Superheroes Among Us

Sarah Koski -  How Creative Collaborations Bolster the Nonprofit Community

Elise Lockwood -  Disrupt that Synergy: Jargon as a Barrier to Innovation

Charu Pasternak -  Leadership & Empowering Empathy

Liora Sponko - Empowering Mindset: The Foundation for Innovation

Brad Stewart -  Playing an Instrument Improves Your Mind

What is Ignite TAO: SWV?

Ignite TAO: SWV is a high-energy evening of 5-minute talks by local people who have a burning idea and the guts to get onstage and share their personal and professional passions. Quick, fun, thought-provoking, social, local, and global - Ignite is all of these and more.

Ignite TAO Southern Willamette Valley will focus on topics around innovative technologies.  What new products, services or research can really take technology to the next level?   Speakers are from the local Southern Willamette Valley community with representatives across many verticals - we want to hear from you!

Why attend Ignite TAO?

As an attendee, you'll learn about emerging, innovative, unconventional, inspiring, locally-sourced concepts and tools, and connect with a diverse and passionate crowd of like-minded tech innovation enthusiasts. Most of all, you will have fun!  

Venue: Redwood Auditorium in the Erb Memorial Union on University of Oregon Campus

Thank you to our sponsors!

University of Oregon, City of Springfield, City of Eugene, Lane Workforce Partnership