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MINDS FEST @ Vulcan Gas Company 4/15/23

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Event Information

Date: April 15, 2023

Doors Open: 5:00pm CT

Show: 6:00pm - 1:30am CT

Location: The Vulcan, 418 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701

Tickets to Live Show: https://tickets.vulcanpresents.com/e/minds-fest-4-15/tickets

Tickets to Live Stream: TBA

 

Mission

Minds is bringing people together IRL from across the social and political spectrum to facilitate real conversations, human connection and the evolution of ideas. MINDS: Festival of Ideas will feature prominent voices who will come together to have civil dialogue on the important topics of the day. 

The goal of the event is to create a space to engage honestly with others in open dialogue surrounding divisive ideas in hopes to bridge the current divide and create a path to a healthier discourse and reduce extremism.


Speakers


Event Schedule

Event MC: Keri Smith

Stand Up Comedy: Jamie Kilstein

 

Panel 1: Change My Mind w/ Audience Members

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Moderator: TBA

Panelists: Steven “Destiny” Bonnell, Chris Williamson, Bill Ottman, Matthew Azrieli, Jack Posobiec, Peter Boghossian, Live Audience Member

 

Panel 2: How To Moderate and Decentralize Social Networks 

7:35 - 9:00 PM

Moderator: Bill Ottman

Panelists: Eliza Bleu, Ian Crossland, Luke Rudkowski

 

Panel 3: The Rise of Independent Media and the Twitter Files

9:05 PM - 10:30 PM 

Moderator: Bill Ottman

Panelists: Steven “Destiny” Bonnell, Bryan Callen, Leighton Woodhouse

 

LIVE MUSIC Presented by Baste Records

11:00 PM - 1:30 AM

Act 1: Ira Dean and Jeffrey Steele

Act 2: Suzanne Santo

 


 

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PAST EVENTS:

MINDS FESTIVAL OF IDEAS @ BEACON THEATER, JUNE 25, 2022

 

Full Recording

https://www.minds.com/newsfeed/1388204757075628046 

Event Information

 

Our Mission

Minds is bringing people together IRL from across the social and political spectrum to facilitate real conversations, human connection and the evolution of ideas. MINDS: Festival of Ideas will feature prominent voices who will come together to have civil dialogue on the important topics of the day. 

The goal of the event is to create a space to engage honestly with others in open dialogue surrounding divisive ideas in hopes to bridge the current divide and create a path to a healthier discourse and reduce extremism.

 

Our Speakers

 

Event Schedule

Hosted By: Chrissie Mayr

Introduction (7:30 - 8:00pm)

Stand-up Comedy w/ Jamie Kilstein

Panel 1 (8:00pm - 9:00pm) 

Stand-up Comedy w/ Tyler Fischer

Panel 2 (9:00pm - 10:00pm) 

Stand-up Comedy w/ Ryan Long

Panel 3 (10:00pm - 11:00pm) 

Closing: Chrissie Mayr