Old Pueblo, New Ideas with Dr. Bryan Carter

The Old Pueblo, New Idea series is about featuring local heros who are transforming our community. Often, we don’t even know the incredible talent located right here in the Old Pueblo!

In series two of #OldPuebloNewIdeas we feature Dr. Bryan Carter from the University of Arizona. Dr. Carter specializes in Digital Humanities and integrating technology into everyday learning. Find out more about Virtual Harlem and how education is transforming to meet the needs of the 4th Industrial Revolution workforce.

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TENWEST Postponed to 2022. IdeaFunding Continues April 15, 2021.
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As we close out 2020, Startup Tucson and the TENWEST team have continued to evaluate how TENWEST and our organization have the most impact in our community as we look towards recovery and resilience and how the festival can best…

By Liz Pocock
Flourishing during The Fourth Industrial Revolution
Festival Insights, Opinion Leadership

The Fourth Industrial Revolution and the technological advances it brings are changing our lives as politicians, business leaders, and academics try to keep up. The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) is here. As the physical, digital, and biological worlds collide through…

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“The Weight of Ideas” Interactive Installation: 2019 Results
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As part of the 2019 festival, TENWEST organizers hired artist Amy Jorgensen to create a collaborative art piece aimed at demonstrating if we are a cities of do-ers or dreamers. The below is a summary of the findings. Read more…

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The Weight of Ideas: an Interactive Art Installation About Your Community Impact
Guest Post

How do the individual community members of the city of Tucson promotepositive and impactful change? Not everyone can run for office orengage in urban planning, and very few have time to engage inmeaningful civic activism or advocacy. This installation attempts…

By Dre
TENWEST Moves Towards Zero Waste
Festival Insights

Did you know the average conference attendee averages around 61 pounds of waste a day?! With TENWEST occurring over 10 days and expecting thousands of attendees, that really adds up. In our mission to continue to make an impact, the…

By Liz Pocock