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LouisvilleKY’s IdeaFestival 2017 Releases Full Agenda

Presenters include CNN’s John King, play expert Peter Gray, social entrepreneur Anshu Gupta, musician psychiatrist Richard Kogan, WIRED’s Emily Dreyfuss and more LOUISVILLE, Ky.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IdeaFestival® 2017, a leading celebration for creative thinkers and the intellectually curious, releases this year’s full agenda and announces Delta Dental as this year’s Presenting Sponsor. The Festival boasts over 20 presenters who will inspire, entertain and promote disruptive idea creation and innovation from Sept. 26th – Sept. 28th, at The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts. Festival Passes are currently on sale for $249. Festival Pass pricing will increase and Day Passes will be available on September 5th. The Festival kicks off…

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Mayor Fischer moves his office to LouisvilleKy’s IdeaFestival

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (September 26, 2016) — For the sixth year, Mayor Greg Fischer and his leadership team are relocating their offices to the IdeaFestival in an effort designed to encourage breakthrough thinking. This year, the Mayor’s temporary office will include the Louisville prototype of a “parklet” — a small public park that serves as an extension of a sidewalk over an on-street parking space. The prototype, called “The Community Table,” will be inside the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts, where Mayor Fischer’s team can interact with festival attendees. The parklet was designed and fabricated by Gresham, Smith and Partners,…