Nikola Tesla Reception and Lecture Presentation
- Sunday, July 7, 2013 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM
- 6:30-7.30 PM VIP Wine Reception
- 7:30 – 9:00 Welcome address and introduction by Sherry Kumar
- Dr. Evan Malone: Keeping Innovation at Home
- Dr. Milena Tatic Bajic: The Mind of a Genius
- Dr. W. Bernard Carlson: Tesla, the Inventor of the Electrical Age
- 9:00 – 9:15 Awards Ceremony
- 9:15 Closing by Sherry Kumar, followed by concert by Mano Divina
Join The Tesla Science Foundation when we celebrate the life and works of the world’s greatest inventor Nikola Tesla. Tesla Day 2013, will feature live speakers, musical performances and local dignitaries who come together to inform and inspire. Be a part of history.
6:30 – 7:30 PM WINE RECEPTION Join the president of Tesla Science Foundation, its board of trustees, staff and supporters at this intimate wine reception to be held on the second floor of the Ethical Humanist Society. The reception will feature wines by the Balkan Wine Project as well as light hors d’oeuvres. The reception will be attended by our speakers and performers, so you will have a chance to meet our esteemed guests in person.
7:30 – 9:00 PM LECTURES & PERFORMANCES Join the Tesla Science Foundation as we introduce you to the works and ideas of some of the nation’s most innovative thinkers. Enjoy live performances from artists such as Mano Divina and Natalie Page Bentley, and lectures by our esteemed guests: Dr. Milena Bajic, clinical psychologist, Mr. Evan Malone founder of NextFab Studio and TEDx speaker, W. Bernard Carlson, author of Tesla: Inventor of the Technical Age, and last but not least, Mr. Ed Rendell, former mayor of Philadelphia and Governor of Pennsylvania and author of Nation of Wusses: How America’s Leaders Lost the Guts to Make Us Great.
9:00 – 9:15 PM AWARDS CEREMONY Each year, Tesla Science Foundation recognizes the works and inventions of scientists, thinkers and innovators who share their ideas through Tesla Club and Tesla Inventor’s Club.