Talks & Performance

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...

Talk

To be a Good Dancer, Don’t Give a F**k | Amrita Hepi

Amrita encourages people to be confident and comfortable in their body. The shame associated with our bodies is a result of the gaze that is imposed on it. It’s...

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Ideas

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...

Idea

Playlist: Love, marriage, family and equality

As the American Supreme court ruled same sex marriage legal in every state last month, many of us took a moment to celebrate how far we have come in...

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Films

Video

TEDxSydney 2018 | HumanKind | 15 June 2018 | Register Now

An incredible line up of talks, performances & films.One entire day of inspiration. Only at TEDxSydney. TEDxSydney returns to the ICC Sydney Theatre on Friday 15 June...

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...

Video

University of Sydney Student Vox Pop

A short video with vox pops made by Andre Fenby and Drew Rooke, Media and Communication students at the University of Sydney … Principal Partner for TEDxSydney 2013. Music by...

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