Comptroller Franchot to Speak at TEDx Event Today in Bethesda

Visionaries to gather at Strathmore Music Center for tech talk

WHO:

Comptroller Peter Franchot

WHAT:

Mr. Franchot will participate in the TEDx Talks program, where he will share with attendees his experiences in public service and thoughts on where and how innovation and business merge.

TEDx events offer independently organized talks on technology, entertainment, and design topics that are relevant to local communities. The gathering at Strathmore Music Center will feature presentations from a variety of multidisciplinary visionaries, including Sharmi Albretchsen, a Shark Tank investment awardee from Bethesda; Matt Paxton, the extreme cleaning expert from hit television show, Hoarders; Dr. Kevin Chan, the Center Director of one of the most innovative eye care practices in the United States; Brandice Heckert, principal at top-rated Winston Churchill High School in Potomac; and Julian Mitchell an award-winning multimedia journalist for Forbes.

WHEN:

Today, April 27, 2019
3:15 p.m.

WHERE:

Music Center at Strathmore
5301 Tuckerman Lane
Bethesda, MD 20852

CONTACT:

Susan O'Brien: sobrien@comp.state.md.us
410-260-7305 (office); 443-254-6000 (mobile)