You Are What You Keep

What our possessions reveal about us, and how to retool our relationship with "stuff"

Provided by:
Sandra Goldmark

New York

1 Hour


Price: $750

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TEDx speaker Sandra Goldmark turns her experience repairing household objects into a lens for how we can break the cycle of overconsumption and waste. In her approachable and energetic style, Sandra gives people the tools and the passion to take their first steps towards repairing our broken system of consumption. You’ll begin to understand why you own what you own, and what to do about it.

About Sandra

Sandra Goldmark is a professor, entrepreneur, and TEDx speaker who focuses on innovative and sustainable engagement with material culture. Sandra has designed sets and costumes for theaters around the country and is the founder of Pop Up Repair, a repair service for household items. In her work, Sandra explores the way our consumption choices affect our environmental and personal wellbeing.

What to expect
  1. Examination of how the system works
  2. How to change the status quo
  3. Actionable steps each of us can take today.
  4. Q&A session
You'll be surprised by

What your stuff really says about you.

  • Eye-opening
  • Funny
  • Practical
  • Useful for your daily life
  • Perspective-changing
Important Information

Depending on the size of your group, a microphone may be required. Please reach out directly to discuss your needs.

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Price: $750