Events

Event

TEDxSydney Salon – Net Positive: Visions of a Net Zero Future for Australia

Somewhere between the dystopian visions of ecosystem collapse and unrealistic utopian fantasies, the roots of Australia’s Net Zero future are already taking hold. What if we were to make...

Event

TEDxSydney 2023

TIPPING POINT A time at which a decisive change occurs, especially one with beneficial results. A moment of change. An era of evolution. Pressure is building. With each consecutive crisis building on...

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Talks & Performance

Talk

A state is not a parent: Why the child welfare system fails | Vanessa Turnbull-Roberts

In this powerful TEDx talk, Vanessa shares her personal journey as a survivor of the Family policing system also known as the...

Talk

Seeing isn’t always believing — trust me, I’m a magician | Andrew Nunn

In a world filled with illusions and misinformation, understanding the power of our beliefs is crucial, as seeing is not always believing. Mentalist...

Talk

The secret to breathing on the moon | Dr Sarah Cannard

The next generation of space exploration is looking to the Moon not only with awe and wonder, but as a site of key resources that we'll...

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Contributors

Speaker

Claire O’Rourke

Author, Environmentalist and Advocate

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Pete Ceglinski

Founder & CEO

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Chris Andrew

Social Enterprise Mechanic

Contributor

Elijah Smith

Musician

Contributor

Diego Murillo

Filmmaker

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News

News

TEDxSydney 2024 – A Year of Creative Exploration and Intimate Engagement

As we step into another promising year at TEDxSydney, we're thrilled to unveil a fresh and innovative event format for 2024, highlighting our enduring partnership with the University...

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TEDxSydney Salon — Tomorrow’s Technology: Shaping our Future

In partnership with Standards Australia, TEDxSydney would like to invite you to a special online event, Tomorrow’s Technology: Shaping our Future.  Focusing on the...

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2022 Film Program

We are excited to introduce the film program for 2022, which will be showcased during TEDxSydney 2022 on 5 August at Sydney Town Hall. The TEDxSydney 2022 Film Program inspired...

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Ideas

Idea

A Net Zero Future: Meet the Minds Bringing a New Strategy to the Climate Change Fight

To help the world meet its climate change goal of net zero carbon emissions by 2050, the University of Sydney's Net Zero Institute (NZI) is pioneering efforts...

Idea

Conversation with TEDxSydney Changemakers: Jess Miller and Mike Hewson

Hear from two inspirational TEDxSydney expert change makers who use creativity to lead innovative projects, develop new ways of working, and...

Idea

Finding reconstructive solutions

Cancer survivor's hope through innovation. They house the parts we need to see, hear,...

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Films

Film

Why Do I Stand here? | 2022 Film Program

Vincent is an older man suffering with dementia, and carefully nursed by his daughter Amelia who visits him frequently, and so like every other day, she sits in his...

Film

Cadence | 2022 Film Program

In a seemingly picturesque piece of 1940s suburbia, a man receives a grim portent of his future from a television comedian, and faces the wrath of his long-suffering wife. Writer/Producer/Director/Editor...

Film

Goodbye Industrialist, Hello Circulist | 2022 Film Program

When two hikers discover a metaphysical ball of waste in the forest, they are transported through time to get a glimpse of what brought us here… to a place...

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