hippies http://wfpl.org en IdeaFestival: Thursday Highlights http://wfpl.org/post/ideafestival-thursday-highlights <p>When the organizers for IdeaFestival said that most events were sold out, they truly meant it. All of Thursday’s presentations were standing-room only.</p><p>Some highlights:</p><p><strong>Peter Sims—Little Bets</strong></p><p>When Kris Kimel introduced Sims, a best-selling author and entrepreneur, he said, “[Sims has] used the words ‘cool’ and ‘I love it’ and ‘awesome’ hundreds of times since he arrived in Louisville.” And indeed, Sims led his presentation with a discussion of Wednesday night’s dinner at Smoketown USA with Kevin Colleran, formerly of Facebook.</p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 04:08:52 +0000 Melissa Chipman 1743 at http://wfpl.org IdeaFestival: Thursday Highlights