Tesla creator will speak
Martin Eberhard, founder of electric car maker Tesla Motors, will deliver the Allan P. Kirby Lecture on Wednesday at Wilkes University. Named one of Fortune magazine’s top innovators in 2007, Eberhard had been an electrical engineer and entrepreneur in California’s Silicon Valley before launching Tesla Motors. The lecture, titled “Building a Culture of Innovation: From E-books to Electric Cars to …?” will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Dorothy Dickson Darte Center for the Performing Arts, S. River and W. South streets, Wilkes-Barre.
There is no charge to attend. For information, call Rebecca Van Jura at 408-4306 or e-mail Rebecca.Vanjura@wilkes.edu