Talks & Performance

Talk

Why the stereotypes about millennials are holding us back | Nick Molnar

Millennials are often dismissed as ditsy, superficial, and lacking a strong work ethic. But serial entrepreneur Nick Molnar argues that millennials are the world’s most powerful force, and they’re...

Talk

A young inventor uses the past to change the future | Macinley Butson

Macinley Butson, describes two of her acclaimed inventions that were both inspired by ancient technology. These include a device that dramatically improves protection for women from radiation during breast...

Talk

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...

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Ideas

Idea

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

Idea

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...

Idea

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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Films

Film

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

Video

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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