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Day of Wond’ry

An Online Innovation Extravaganza!

See student presentations and creations!

Hear about Wond’ry programs and services!

Connect on Slack and hang out with the audience and Wond’ry staff!

May 22, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Central

Over the last few months, the Wond’ry has rapidly transitioned to remote work but has continued innovating and creating. The Day of Wond’ry event is a chance to celebrate this transition and inform the Vanderbilt community about new opportunities.

Sign Up

To RSVP to attend Day of Wond’ry, click below:


Connecting to the Event

Join the event by Zoom or by phone!

For presentations from 9:00 AM CT to 1:30 PM CT, join via the link below.  For the individual networking meetings starting at 1:30 PM CT, please check the links in the Schedule of Events section

To connect via Zoom:

Click here to open the Zoom meeting

To connect via mobile:

One tap mobile in the US:





To connect via landline:

In the US: Dial 646-558-8656 or 346-248-7799, us Meeting ID: 998 6419 6855

Outside the US:  Click here to find your country’s Zoom phone number, then use Meeting ID: 998 6419 6855


Event Slack Channel

Join the Day of Wond’ry Slack to hang out, network, and chat with fellow innovators during and after the event!

Click here to join Day of Wond’ry Slack


Click here after joining to re-open Day of Wond’ry Slack

Schedule of Events

(All times Central Time Zone)

9:00 AM  :  David Owens – Overview of the Wond’ry; & Carolyn Floyd – Overview of Immersion Vanderbilt

9:30 AM  :  Kevin Galloway – Making the Commodore Open-Source Ventilator

10:00 AM  :  Deanna Meador – Entrepreneurship in a Time of COVID-19

10:30 AM  :  Hanes Motsinger – Virtual Social Innovation

11:00 AM  :  Helen Lubbock – Innovation and Design Research

11:30 AM  :  BREAK – Virtual Bingo (Bring Your Own Lunch!)

12:00 PM  :  5-minute Poster Session Presentations

1:00 PM  :  BREAK – Mindfulness Session with Stephanie Dean

1:30 PM  :  Networking and Interest-based Discussion Groups – Hang out with Wond’ry staff, and move between groups as you please!

  • Social Innovations Group – Hosted by Hanes Motsinger & Ginny Randall


  • Innovation and Design Research Group – Hosted by David Owens & Helen Lubbock


  • Entrepreneurship Group – Hosted by Deanna Meador & Charleson Bell


  • Making and Advanced Prototyping Group – Hosted by Kevin Galloway and Kendra Oliver


Zoom Backgrounds

Enjoy these custom Zoom backgrounds during the Day of Wond’ry!


Join the “Day of Wond’ry” Slack for more virtual backgrounds!


Event Recording

The Day of Wond’ry presentations will be recorded and available for viewing afterwards!  Check our Event Recordings page for availability.