Talks & Performance


Where is Technology Leading Humanity? (Q&A) | Jordan Nguyen

TEDxSydney 2016 speaker Jordan Nguyen returned to the TEDxSydney community in February 2017 to share his ideas on where he believes technology is leading humanity.  Dr Jordan Nguyen’s mission in...


Learning to play an instrument with your eyes | Jessica Irwin

From a wooden alphabet board to the iPad - photographer, graphic and web designer, Jessica Irwin speaks about the role of technology in her creative life. Born with a...


How Technology is Disrupting Traditional School Learning | John Goh

Imagine a primary school, where students from culturally diverse backgrounds can learn anytime, anywhere and with anyone. Imagine a school with no bells and where students can eat whenever...

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TEDxSydney 2017 Speakers – Mike Cannon-Brookes

Mike Cannon-Brookes is a good example of why Wikipedia can be a bad first port of call to research an individual. Not only is the Atlassian co-founder’s wiki


Can Science Fiction Save The World? Talking Robots with Jordan Nguyen

‘Individual science fiction stories may seem as trivial as ever to the blinder critics and philosophers of today - but the core of science fiction, its essence has become...


How Can We Change The World via Quantum Physics and Nanotechnology?  

Why does quantum physics make most people’s brain want to explode? Before we begin to consider how nanotechnology might be able to positively impact the world, let’s ensure that those of...

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Being A Robot Usher | 2016 Film Program

A day in the day in the life of the newest employee at the Sydney Opera House. Directed by Ian Williamson & Russ Tucker Screened at TEDxSydney 2016


Station Innovation

Target 100, in conjunction with TEDxSydney, invited two people to a remote cattle station in the Northern Territory. Watch their journey as they discover the innovation & technology behind...

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