'Unlocking creativity' is subject of Feb. 15 talk

Stanford professor to discuss on defying expectations, unleashing innovation

Neuroscientist and creativity guru Tina Seelig will speak to Palo Alto teens and parents Feb. 15 in a public presentation at Stanford University.

"InGenious: Levers for Unlocking Creativity" is the title of the address, co-sponsored by the Palo Alto Council of PTAs, the Midpeninsula Community Media Center, the Palo Alto Medical Foundation and Stanford University.

Seelig will present "lessons on defying expectations, challenging assumptions and unleashing innovation."

Seelig, who teaches courses on creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship, is executive director and a lecturer in the Technology Ventures Program of Stanford's Department of Management Science and Engineering.

Among her publications is, "What I Wish I Knew When I Was 20: A Crash Course on Making Your Place in the World."

The talk will be Tuesday (Feb. 15) from 7 to 9 p.m. at Stanford's Arrillaga Alumni Center, 326 Galvez St., Stanford.

Chris Kenrick


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