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ArtCenter College of Design
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TEDxACCD is a bi-annual event uniquely led by students at the ArtCenter College of Design in Pasadena, California.

This year, our theme is about failure, the Beauty of the Fall. As human beings, we walk blindly into the world, striving to satisfy our needs, passions, and dreams although our fulfillment is not guaranteed. However, failure is a purifying process that strips away the inessential, revealing our inner selves and utmost potential.

Join us, along with 400 other guests as we invite 12 speakers from various fields to share their story.

· ACCD Student: $50
· ACCD Affil: $75
· General Admissions: $100

Doors open for check-in at 9AM and we begin promptly at 10AM.

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Detailed Schedule:

9am - Registration Open
9:00AM Breakfast and Coffee
9:30AM Ahmanson Open

10AM -11:35AM - Session 1
10:00AM Event Introduction
10:10AM Bruce Heavin
10:30AM Shirin Hashem
10:50AM Sara Khoury
11:10AM Akuyoe Graham

11:35AM - 1:00PM - Lunch
Junk Battle Session 1

1PM-3PM - Session 2
1:05PM TED Video
1:25PM Word from Fred Fehlau
1:30PM Alan Castel
1:50PM Tracy Drain
2:10PM Mary Sue Milliken
2:30PM AB Cassidy

3:00PM - 3:30PM - Break
Junk Battle Session 2

3:30PM-5:30PM - Session 3
3:35PM TED Video
3:55PM Jasmine Henderson
4:15PM Noah Minuskin
4:35PM Story Musgrave - Your talk will be at 4:30 PM
4:55PM Charlie Hodges
5:15PM Closing Remarks

5:30PM-8:00PM - Reception
5:30PM Performer 1
6:30PM Performer 2