Talks & Performance

Talk

We need to embrace conflict | Maria Tran

We’re usually taught to avoid conflict, but what happens if we embrace it? By better understanding the stories of her refugee parents and through learning martial arts, actor and...

Talk

Sex work is integral to the feminist movement | Tilly Lawless

Tilly Lawless argues that the pre-occupation of many feminists with eradicating the sex industry, is at the expense of those in it. *Language warning / adult themes

Talk

Why We Need to Keep Dreaming, Dancing & Doing Things Differently (Q&A) | Amrita Hepi

Amrita Hepi’s talk at TEDxYouth@Sydney 2016 encouraged us to be confident and comfortable in our bodies. In this follow-up interview, she was joined on the TEDxSydneySalon stage by Youth...

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Ideas

Idea

Do we have the [Human] energy to be kind?

A recent research collaboration between The University of Sydney Business School and wellbeing company Energx has uncovered a ‘Human Energy Crisis’...

Idea

TEDxSydney 2017 Speakers – Uncle Jack Charles

One of Australia’s most remarkable actors, Uncle Jack Charles plays Uncle Jimmy West, the original Cleverman on the hit ABC dystopian spec-fic series. Turns out these two Uncles have...

Idea

TEDxSydney 2017 Speakers – David Hunt

In 2012, author David Hunt was working on a new historical sketch comedy for television. The show was pulled but, by then, Hunt knew what was next. “I’d become fascinated...

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Films

Video

TEDxSydney 2019 | Legacy | 24 May 2019 | Register Now

An incredible line up of talks, performances & films. One entire day of inspiration. Only at TEDxSydney. At TEDxSydney we are obsessed with ideas and love to...

Video

TEDxSydney 2018 “HumanKind” Opening Titles

The TEDxSydney 2018 titles explore this year’s topic of Humankind by taking us through the TEDxSydney Museum, where our present and potential future collide with the past. Modern subjects...

Partner Video

TEDxSydney Adventures – Amrita Hepi on Arts and Culture

Throughout 2016 and 2017, we're taking a field trip with some of our 2016 alumni speakers as part of the new TEDxSydney Adventures series, presented by Toyota Prius. TEDxSydney Adventures are designed to draw back...

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