TEDxSydney 2019

Date:
24 May 2019

Venue:
ICC Sydney Theatre, 14 Darling Drive, Sydney, NSW 2000

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What is TEDxSydney:

Our TEDx event is one of the largest TEDx events in the world and a gold standard on the global TEDx stage.

Imagine a day filled with brilliant speakers, thought-provoking video and mind-blowing conversation. That is what an experience at TEDxSydney conference is! It’s an event that gathers interesting people in the community to be a part of a unique day that unleashes new ideas and has the purpose to inspire and inform.

What is the structure of the day?

Event Check-in: 7:00AM – 8:15AM

We encourage you to arrive by 8:00AM to ensure you have time to check-in and enjoy breakfast before heading to the Theatre for the main event.

Event will end at: 6:00PM

TEDxSydney Flagship event is broken up into 4 sessions that take place in a theatre whereby you are exposed to a line-up of speakers and performers like never before. The speakers cover the topics of science, business, technology, art, design, entertainment, culture and much more. Plus at TEDxSydney you have access to our interactive hub, a specifically designed space where you can go to connect with interesting people and experience innovative technologies, take your taste buds on an adventure and immerse yourself in a world of possibilities.

The theme for TEDxSydney 2019 is Legacy.  What have we been left with? What are we doing with what we’ve been left with? What will we leave behind?

Friday 24 May 2019

ICC, Sydney NSW 

We have announced ALL of our speakers for TEDxSydney 2019 10th Anniversary event.

  • Albert Wiggan: a Bardi-Kija-Nyul Nyul man passionate about culture, country and Indigenous science.
  • Behrouz Boochani: a Kurdish journalist, writer, poet and filmmaker. He has been held in Manus Island detention centre since 2013.
  • Bridget Loudon: founder of Expert360 focusing on the future of work and the power of technology to increase work participation.
  • Craig Costello: a researcher in cryptography at Microsoft in the USA. He works on cryptographic applications and computational algebraic geometry.
  • David Wenham: an Australian actor and producer who, after growing up in Sydney went on to appear in blockbuster Hollywood films.
  • Eddie Jaku: 99-year old Jewish-German Holocaust survivor and self-proclaimed ‘happiest man on Earth’ who has made a vow to himself to smile every day.
  • Hedayat Osyan: An Afghan refugee and socially conscious tradie who created a tiling company, to empower those in similar situations with skills and employment.
  • Kim Graham-Nye: determined to shift the global nappy industry from oil-based to renewable-based, Kim and her husband introduced a new category to the market.
  • Maxine Beneba Clarke: Widely published author of six books and slam poet, her award-winning memoir The Hate Race is currently being adapted for a stage play.
  • Monkol Lek: an Assistant Professor of Genetics at Yale University who has dedicated his life to improving the genetic diagnosis of rare diseases.
  • Peter Stutchbury: an internationally renowned Australian architect who has established a reputation for innovation, responsibility and connection.
  • Ros Harvey: an experienced entrepreneur and executive in technology, in the Internet of Things (IoT) and user-centric design committed to creating public good.
  • Sara Morawetz: an interdisciplinary artist whose work explores the processes that underpin scientific action.
  • Sharonne Zaks: not your average dentist/musician, Sharonne combines her passions with a special focus on trauma informed care.
  • Tara Djokic: PhD Candidate at the Australian Centre for Astrobiology focusing on the geological setting and ecology of some of Earth’s oldest evidence of life.
  • Tom Nash: Australian DJ and music producer who lost both his hands and most of his legs at the age of 19 who has rebuilt his life using prosthetics.
  • Yve Blake:  Award-winning writer, Composer, and Musical Comedian whose theatre production FANGIRLS is now being adapted for the screen.

Highlights from TEDxSydney 2018 | HumanKind

An event not to be missed. Be sure to be in that room.

Plus learn more about our Pay It Forward memberships, an initiative to make a difference to someone’s life by helping someone within the SSI community – LEARN MORE.

$325.00*

This is a special access general admission registration for TEDxSydney 2019 that includes:
  • Full day attendance at TEDxSydney 2019
  • Access to the interactive TEDxSydney Hub
  • Light breakfast, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea at TEDxSydney 2019
  • TEDxSydney 2019 tote bag
 

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$360.00

Standard general admission to TEDxSydney 2019.More Info
Standard general admission to TEDxSydney 2019. Includes the following:
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$210.00*

Available to full time students and seniors, must have a valid concession card or student ID.More Info
Available to full time students and seniors, must have a valid concession card or student ID. Members will be required to enter their concession ID card upon registration and show it on event day. This is a general admission concession registration for TEDxSydney 2019 and includes the following:
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We are offering a limited number of discounted registrations for employees of registered not-for-profits.More Info
We are offering a limited number of discounted registrations for employees of registered not-for-profits. You will need to provide confirmation of your employment with a not-for-profit in order to attend at this discounted price. This is a general admission registration for TEDxSydney 2019 and includes the following:
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$550.00*

The ‘Pay It Forward’ registration offers our community a way to give back to those that are often marginalised. Pay It Forward members will get a general admission registration for themselves and will provide a general admission registration to someone in the community who participates in a program with our selected charity partner.More Info
The ‘Pay It Forward’ registration offers our community a way to give back to those that are often marginalised. Pay It Forward members will get a general admission registration for themselves and will provide a general admission registration to someone in the community who participates in a program with our selected charity partner. The local charity organisation that will benefit from your generosity for 2019 is Settlement Services International.  Check out all their programs and those you would be helping at ssi.org.au. Yours is a general admission registration for TEDxSydney 2019 and includes the following:
  • Full day attendance at TEDxSydney 2019
  • Access to the interactive TEDxSydney Hub
  • Light breakfast, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea at TEDxSydney 2019
  • Recognition in our 2019 event program and at the event
  • Deluxe TEDxSydney Water Bottle
  • TEDxSydney 2019 tote bag

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TEDxSydney is a not-for-profit venture that relies on the generosity of its Donors to make the annual event everything it can be.  The Donor Benefits for 2019 include the following:
  • Full day attendance at TEDxSydney 2019
  • Light breakfast, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea
  • Premium reserved Donor seating on the day
  • Exclusive Donor refreshment and recharge area
  • Access upgrade for (1) nominated attendee to receive Donor reserved seating and entry into recharge lounge (extra attendee must be registered and paid for separately)
  • Acknowledgement on the TEDxSydney website and in the 2019 program
  • Invitations to TEDxSydney Insider social gatherings, speaker rehearsals and other exclusive events throughout the year
  • Entry to the TEDxSydney 2019 After Party
  • Limited Edition 10th Anniversary TEDxSydney Gift
  • TEDxSydney 2019 tote bag

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$315.00*

A limited number of registrations were made available to attendees of TEDxSydney 2018.More Info
A limited number of registrations were made available to attendees of TEDxSydney 2018. This is a general admission registration for TEDxSydney 2019 and includes:
  • Full day attendance at TEDxSydney 2019
  • Access to the TEDxSydney Hub
  • A light breakfast, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea
  • An exclusive TEDxSydney 10th Anniversary Gift
  • TEDxSydney 2019 Tote Bag

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Contributors from TEDxSydney 2019

Speaker

Albert Wiggan

Performer

Asha Jefferies

Speaker

Bridget Loudon

Speaker

Craig Costello

Speaker

David Wenham

Speaker

Eddie Jaku

Performer

Eric Avery

Performer

Genesis Owusu

Performer

HANDSOME

Speaker

Hedayat Osyan

Performer

Joyride

Speaker

Kim Graham-Nye

Speaker

Monkol Lek

Speaker

Ros Harvey

Speaker

Sara Morawetz

Speaker

Sharonne Zaks

Speaker

Tara Djokic

Speaker

Tom Nash

Speaker

Yve Blake

Performer

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