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TED (Technology Entertainment and Design) --
-- is a global set of conferences curated by the Sapling Foundation, formed to disseminate 'ideas worth spreading.' Since June
, the talks have been offered for free online viewing.
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Reflections onTEDx Sydney
When it comes to creating live events, we're all learning on the job. Massive thanks to the organizers. This is an enormous undertaking.
Saturday Night Live show, waiting for the good bits. Surprises made it worth the wait - boredom and bird guy.
More cool things:
Live Twitter Feed, Whiteboard Sketch Summary
Question - how would we know that this event actually takes place in Sydney? I'd love to see TEDx to get people beyond the cool stage, out into the community.
Kudos to ABC for taking this feed and converting into a broadcast with podcasts already on demand
Generating innovation through the ideal of the idea
The idea of having an ideas festival is a popular idea indeed. But the idea that they’re universally ideal as a way of fostering creative new ideas is an idea that’s hotly contested.
Self-Proclaimed 'Thought Leader’ Gives Talk on 'Thought Leadership' | This is That | CBC
1pm, Astronomer Bryan Gaensler
: peers into the heavens the
consciousness philosopher David Chalmers
peers into your mind – presented by Jason Di Rosso
2pm, Genevieve Bell
: on corporate kinship and
bird behaviourist Josh Cook
muses on the nature of freedom – presented by Jason Di Rosso
3pm, Geneticist Richard Cotton
: on global collaboration in research on the human genome and
on the science of obesity – presented by Bernie Hobbs
4pm, Historian Grace Karskens
: with a key to the past that could unlock our future and
on why plastic bottles matter – presented by Tim Ritchie
5pm, Inventor Saul Griffith
: on making useful things cheaply and quickly, as well as some of the very best of global TED talks - presented by Joe Gelonesi
6pm, Conductor and educator Richard Gill
: on making hearts and minds sing,
advocates poetry and
sings up a storm - presented by Cassie McCullagh
“Organizing a #TEDTalk video night …”
Want to see collaboration in action and music? Here’s a gobsmacking video from #TEDxSydney @tedxsydney
We believe passionately in the power of ideas to change attitudes, lives and ultimately, the world. So we're building here a clearinghouse that offers free knowledge and inspiration from the world's most inspired thinkers, and also a community of curious souls to engage with ideas and each other.
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