- 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
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.
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...
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 &...
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...