Talks & Performance

Talk

How I taught myself to be more courageous | Magda Szubanski

In this powerful talk, celebrated Australian author and actress Magda Szubanski uses lessons from her Nazi-fighting family to explore where courage originates. She asks if there is such thing...

Talk

The power and potential of curiosity-driven research | Suzie Sheehy

As Dr Suzie Sheehy explains, the conveniences of our modern lives owe much to curiosity-driven research. In this entertaining talk, she celebrates the virtue of seemingly pointless scientific research...

Talk

100% focus and nothing less | Joe Carbone and Dauntless Movement Crew

Joe Carbone is a performer, parkour specialist and head instructor with Australia’s Dauntless Movement Crew (DMC). In this short talk Joe explains why he believes we need to put...

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News

News

What my first TEDxSydney event taught me about people and ideas

“It all comes down to the ideas and the people,” said Remo Giuffré, founder and licensee of TEDxSydney. “That is the essence of TED.”...

News

Share your best family recipe with TEDxSydney 2016

One of the driving themes behind TEDxSydney 2016 is ‘together’ – and this is reflected not just in the collaborative nature of many of the ideas presented on stage,...

News

Can you help us to design the future of TEDxSydney?

2016 has barely kicked off, but we're already thinking ahead  - to the future ways in which we might connect the TEDxSydney community, using the ever-growing number of mobile...

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Ideas

Idea

The dangerous act of defecation

You’d never think of yourself as lucky just for having access to a toilet. But try living without one, like 13% of Papua New Guineans do.

Idea

At home in Australia: Learning from new neighbours at TEDxSydney

George Najarian, a jewellery maker and refugee, told me during the break at TEDxSydney Pitch Night that his father’s shop...

Idea

Do you have an idea worth spreading?

TEDxSydney Pitch Night: Ideas of Note  Presented by Samsung Galaxy Note9   Submit your idea for the chance to present in front of a live audience at the Sydney Opera House on...

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Films

Video

TEDxSydney 2018 | Inside The Hub

Each year TEDxSydney gets bigger and bigger and this year was no exception. In addition to a stage with incredible speakers, TEDxSydney also has a hive of activity to...

Partner Video

Defining the Meaning of Belonging Workshop

We are more connected and the world is more accessible than ever yet we have trouble defining our identity and finding a place to call home. With so much...

Video

TEDxBaghdad meets TEDxSydney

We had nothing to do with the production of this video ... but we're glad it was made :) Thanks TEDxBaghdad!

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