TED is a not for profit organization and is a part of the Sapling Group. Robert Ballard.J. Bono. design and host. David Blaine. • Speakers at TED have included: Al Gore. J. businesses. • Talks viewed by 150. California.com/tedx .000. Aimee Mullins. Gordon Brown. Bill Gates. Seth Godin. Peter Gabriel.000. Entertainment and Design) is a conference that has been running since 1990 in Monterey.000 video downloads and counting.ted. Shereen El Feki. More than 600 of the best via TED TALKS are available online and more are added every week.com • In 2006 TED decided to start to release the best of the talks via TEDTALKS. For more info log on: http://www. Richard Branson. Over 200. Jamie Oliver. California and now shifted to Long Beach.WHAT IS TED? • TED – (Technology. libraries or just groups of friends to enjoy a TED-like experience through events they themselves organize. Abrams. Bill Clinton. Sylivia Earle. Malcolm Gladwell.ted. For more info log on: http://www. Tim Berners-Lee. among others. Jeff Bezos.000 people. where the talks are available for view or download free. • TEDx is a program that enables schools.

com/watch?v=tsgvhP07BC8 • Stephen Hawking – Theoretical physicist & Cosmologist Talk – Asking Big questions about the universe. Talk – Inside the Google machine.youtube. Talk – How am I trying to change the world Web link .youtube.http://www.http://www. Talk – The riddle of experience vs memory Web Link -.com/watch?v=XgRlrBl-7Yg • • ………………………………………………………and many more. .com/watch?v=2FSE3TNFkJQ Daniel Kahneman– Nobel laureate.youtube. Talk .http://www.Few TEDsters and their TED talks • Bill Gates – Founder.youtube.youtube.http://www.http://www.com/watch?v=ft24bHtNJwY Sergey Brin & Larry Page – Founders ‘Google’.42nd President of the United States. ‘Microsoft’. Web link .Let's build a health care system in Rwanda Web Link . Web Link .com/watch?v=xjBIsp8mS-c&feature=relmfu • Bill Clinton -.

The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program. Every week.WHAT IS TEDx? In the spirit of ideas worth spreading. self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. These local. TED has created a program called TEDx. in multiple cities. but individual TEDx events are self-organized. self-organized events are branded TEDx. • 230 TEDx Events have happened in 2009 • 984 TEDx Events have happened in 2010 • 42 Languages • 96 Countries It’s all about the passion for ideas… . where x=independently organized TED event. people are coming together to pursue ideas worth spreading. TEDx is a program of local.

.About TEDxNTU “Where dreams. we wish to expose potential change-makers in the NTU community to innovative speakers so that they can step into the world with dreams that matter. we hope to congregate innovative and socially conscious students and guests who are committed to changing the society for better. Powerful talks will seek to inspire new thoughts in the minds of the future leaders of the world. ideas that can change the world and a renewed power to follow their ambitions. By forming a similar community at Nanyang Technological University under Graduate Students Club. ideas and ambitions are powered” TED is a group of the world’s most creative and inspiring thinkers. Through the event. The first TEDxNTU event will be held on March 26th 2011 at one of the most beautiful and architecturally inspiring university campuses in the world.

Date. High quality performances Networking lunch and tea sessions An environmentally friendly event achieved by leveraging green technologies and practices.00pm – 6. 2011 12. India and USA. Confirmed international simulcast locations include. NTU .Malaysia.WHAT TO EXPECT AT TEDxNTU? Type of Event • • • • • • Carefully selected audience members consisting of staff and students from NTU along with guests from all over Singapore. Local and international speakers who are challenging all odds to change the world The event will be simulcast across the globe through a TEDx live stream channel. Time and Venue • • • March 26.00 pm ADM auditorium.

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