Season 2017

    Nerd Nite Spotlight is a collaboration between WUCF TV and Nerd Nite Orlando. Nerd Nite is a monthly event that takes place in over 106 cities across the world. Each event showcases passionate nerds with a variety of expertise. Nerd Nite Spotlight brings these speakers to you!

    Video thumbnail: Nerd Nite Spotlight Bowties are Cool

    Nerd Nite Spotlight

    Bowties are Cool

    “The Bow Tie Guy,” Bobby Wesley, discusses the history and roles of fashion identity.

    Bowties are Cool

    Video thumbnail: Nerd Nite Spotlight Next Gen Interactive Theater

    Nerd Nite Spotlight

    Next Gen Interactive Theater

    Sarah Elger of Pseudonym Productions discusses creating fully interactive experiences.

    Next Gen Interactive Theater

    Video thumbnail: Nerd Nite Spotlight The Science of Sight & Photography

    Nerd Nite Spotlight

    The Science of Sight & Photography

    Holly Carpenter discusses the role of light and optic science in photography.

    The Science of Sight & Photography

    Video thumbnail: Nerd Nite Spotlight The Final Intelligence and the End of Human History

    Nerd Nite Spotlight

    The Final Intelligence and the End of Human History

    Max Jackson discusses the technological singularity and intelligence augmentation.

    The Final Intelligence and the End of Human History

    Video thumbnail: Nerd Nite Spotlight Exploring the Symbology of Flowers

    Nerd Nite Spotlight

    Exploring the Symbology of Flowers

    Emily Dovydaitis discusses the language of flowers followed by Victorian era society.

    Exploring the Symbology of Flowers

    Video thumbnail: Nerd Nite Spotlight Using MMORPG’s As A Lens for Understanding Our Reality

    Nerd Nite Spotlight

    Using MMORPG’s As A Lens for Understanding Our Reality

    Daniel Kaufmann discusses Massively multiplayer online role-playing games or MMORPGs.

    Using MMORPG’s As A Lens for Understanding Our Reality

    Video thumbnail: Nerd Nite Spotlight Preparation A – Our Relief Against Severe Asteroids

    Nerd Nite Spotlight

    Preparation A – Our Relief Against Severe Asteroids

    Derek Demeter explains solutions that could protect humans from severe asteroids.

    Preparation A – Our Relief Against Severe Asteroids

    Video thumbnail: Nerd Nite Spotlight Vexillophilia – Let Your Nerd Flag

    Nerd Nite Spotlight

    Vexillophilia – Let Your Nerd Flag

    Vexillophile Amy Selikoff discusses the hidden language of flags and shares her favorites.

    Vexillophilia – Let Your Nerd Flag

    Video thumbnail: Nerd Nite Spotlight Steve Urkel vs. Stefan Urquelle – Multiple Personality Brand

    Nerd Nite Spotlight

    Steve Urkel vs. Stefan Urquelle – Multiple Personality Brand

    Joshua Walker, inspired by Steve Urkel, discusses how to sharpen your personal brand.

    Steve Urkel vs. Stefan Urquelle – Multiple Personality Brand

    Video thumbnail: Nerd Nite Spotlight Breakdancing Our Way to Energy Independence – Piezoelectrici

    Nerd Nite Spotlight

    Breakdancing Our Way to Energy Independence – Piezoelectrici

    Sustainability professional, Chris Castro, discusses the potential of piezoelectricity.

    Breakdancing Our Way to Energy Independence – Piezoelectrici