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Past event - 2019
22 May Doors 18:00
Event 18:30-20:00
Incendiary Brewing, 486 N Patterson Ave ,
Winston-Salem 27101

Right To Repair With Geek In Heels

Shalisha Morgan (Owner & Founder of Geek In Heels and iSee Tech for Kids)
The right to repair electronics refers to government legislation that is intended to allow consumers the ability to repair and modify their own consumer electronic devices, where otherwise the manufacturer of such devices require the consumer to use only their offered services or void the product's warranty. What if, instead, you were educated on your Right to Repair your own device? In this talk Shalisha Morgan, Owner and Founder of Geek In Heels and an iFixIt influencer, will share her repair knowledge and demonstrate just how easy it can be to fix your own device issues.
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Deliberately Disorienting Design: Using the Scientifically Sound Principles of Experimental Psychology to Create a Confusing Musical Instrument

Elliot Inman (Founder, MusicalCircuits.com)
As we strive to optimize every aspect of our lives, we surrender ourselves to artificial intelligence and machines that listen and learn every intimate detail about us to make their own decisions for us. What if, instead, we built a musical instrument so clumsy that it forces us to abandon our quest for perfection and rely only on inspiration and ingenuity? In this talk, we will discuss how to use the science of the human mind to create musical instruments that have the power to confuse and delight us.
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Googling Dynamic Functional Brain Networks

Dr. Paul Laurienti (Director and Co-Founder, Laboratory for Complex Brain Networks)
Dr. Paul Laurienti (Director and Co-Founder, Laboratory for Complex Brain Networks)
Paul completed his MD and PhD training at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in 1999. He completed a research fellowship at Wake Forest School of Medicine and became an assistant professor in the Department of Radiology in 2002. He has since achieved the level of tenured full professor. He is the Director of the Laboratory for Complex Brain Networks and leads an interdisciplinary group of scientists.
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