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Playlist: TEDTalks from Fast Company’s influential women in tech

Posted by: Jenny Zurawell

Fast Company just released their 2011 list of the Most Influential Women in Technology, and four women with TEDTalks made the cut! Watch their talks below.

At TEDWomen, director of MIT’s Personal Robots Group Cynthia Breazeal shares her designs for interactive, socially intelligent robots.

  • Natalie Jeremijenko, director of the xDesign Environmental Health Clinic at NYU, shows how we can fuse art and tech to rehabilitate the environment.

  • In our interconnected world, Alisa Miller, CEO of Public Radio International, points out the disconnect between U.S. news coverage and global awareness in America.

  • Open-government activist and Google’s recently-named Policy Manager for Africa, Ory Okolloh tells her personal story of building a website to track the performance of Kenya’s parliament.

  • Also on the list is game designer and TED2010 Fellow Kellee Santiago. Watch her TEDxUSC talk on why video games are art on the TEDx YouTube Channel.