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Learn how to get up on a big stage and talk about something important, through the lens of award winning director, and the executive producer of TEDxLincolnSquare, Tricia Brouk.

Tricia interviews people who talk for a living and gets them to reveal their secrets on how to become a successful public speaker.

Past guests have included Lolly Daskal, Dorie Clark, Bob Burg, Mark Sanborn, Petra Kolber, Jason Van Orden and Scott McKain.

Dec 27, 2022

This week, I’m so excited to introduce you to Dr. Andrew Benedek! 


Dr. Benedek began his career as a professor at McMaster University in Canada before leaving academia to tackle water pollution. He did this by founding Zenon, which became the global leader in technology for recycling water.


After Zenon was acquired by GE in 2006, Dr. Benedek worked briefly at the Scripps Institute of Technology in San Diego, California, where he became interested in finding solutions to climate change. To further his newfound mission, he founded Anaergia in 2007. Anaergia has since become a world leader in recovery solutions for a cleaner, greener planet.


I previously had the privilege of interviewing Dr. Benedek for an article in Brainz Magazine, and I know you are going to learn so much from him today.


In this episode, we’ll explore:

  • Dr. Benedek’s powerful backstory and his beginnings of facing challenges head on
  • The impact he is making in the world through his work on climate change
  • Where we can look for hope that our efforts to create change will work
  • How we can all make a difference in our world 

More from Dr. Benedek


Our interview in Brainz, The Climate Crisis And How Human Creativity Is The Solution 

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