- When?: Saturday 30 July 2013
- Where?: ASB Arena Suites, Mount Maunganui
- What?: 4 live speakers on stage + official TED videos + glorious food, for a sold-out audience of 100 people
WATCH THE TALKS
DEAN PARCHOMCHUK + CHARLOTTE YATES
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QQo7R04RS6QTalk Title: Tokelau, bringing solar power to a nation
You’ll hear their amazing story of how they changed the lives of the people on a small tropical island of Tokelau by replacing their crippling dependency on diesel generated electricity with solar power.
Talk Title: Should we eat our pets?
There are few people in this world more passionate about food. You’ll hear his amazing perspective on the choices we make when we put food in our mouths. You will think differently after this talk.
Talk Title: Edu-tainment is the silver lining of the long white cloud
You’ll hear the amazing story of his life and, in particular, his startling, bold, global vision for preventing crime through story telling.
Your emcee for the evening was Sheldon Nesdale, the licence holder for TEDxTauranga.
Check out some pictures from the event.
SPONSORS OF TEDxTauranga 2013
We’re very pleased to be partnered with the following organisations for TEDxTauranga 2013.
CASE IN POINT
PARTNER WITH US
Sponsors of TEDxTauranga are innovative, leading organisations which are seen as forward-thinking organisations. If your organisation is dynamic with a community focus, we’d love to hear from you.
FROM THE ARCHIVES
Here's a collection of feedback about TEDxTauranga which was held on Tuesday 30 July 2013 (if you've got something to add, do so in the comments section below): "Participating in the first TEDx Tauranga was an honour. Being an avid online TED talk watcher, it had...read more
Did you miss out on TEDxTauranga, 30 July 2013? Did you attend, but want to relive the evening? Then I have great news for you because here are the videos of each of the 6 speakers on the night: (See this playlist on YouTube) Speaker #1: Dean Parchomchuk &...read more
Just a quick note to let you know how it went last night. I was the emcee for the event and I started the night with 5 promises (and at the end of the night I checked with the audience if I had kept them): You will hear new ideas [achieved!] You will meet new...read more