TEDxTauranga 2016

Have you heard about TEDxTauranga?

  • When? Saturday 9 July 2016, 10:00 am to 7:00 pm (to-be-confirmed)
  • Where? ASB Arena, BayPark (to-be-confirmed)
  • Price? to-be-confirmed but probably $100

What is TEDxTauranga?


It’s a day long event with 18 items of content (approximately 15 minutes long each). There are 5 components:

  1. Live speakers on stage
  2. Live entertainment
  3. A selection of the best TED videos
  4. Top quality food and beverage
  5. Networking with like-minded individuals
It’s an opportunity for Bay of Plenty residents and friends to:
  • Engage with local speakers and each other
  • To experience a TED-like event
  • To find ideas worth spreading
What is TED?
  • The history of TED  started in 1984 with the convergence of Technology, Entertainment andDesign
  • Since 2006 TED has been available online and is a collection of over 2000 talks
  • Each talk is just 5 to 18 mins long
  • A new talk is added every week day
  • You can watch them all, for free, anytime
At TEDxTauranga every 15 minute component on stage will be different from the next:
John Boone
  • One might make you think
  • Another, cry
  • Another, change the way you live
  • Another, motivate you to tell others
  • Another, change your mind about something you’ve always believed
  • Another, expose you to something you never knew could be so interesting

I do hope you’ll join us.

TEDx audiences describe the talks as one or more of the following:

Jason Edgecombe

  • Persuasive
  • Courageous
  • Ingenious
  • Fascinating
  • Inspiring
  • Beautiful
  • Funny
  • Informative

Join Us for TEDxTauranga 2016?

We’ll have 8-10 live speakers on stage, entertainment, healthy food, and 1000 other like-minded people in the audience for you to meet.

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