TEDxBarcelonaLive - Mazda Space

About this event :

The TED 2016 live in Barcelona! On the 16th of February we could enjoy two sessions (streaming of 13 talks, in English, without subtitles) of the TED event in Vancouver without the need to move there and without having to pay the 8.500 USD ticket, all together with our community in our venue Mazda Space in Born of Barcelona.

Furthermore, we prepared a fair of innovative projects where we were presenting innovative products from various fields. During the whole event, we could discover and experiment products and projects in the field of innovation, social and tech. Among them are the robots Nao, YuMi and Pleo as well as a floating plate! —- Floating plate

As always and for a small fee of 7 EUR we offered also drinks and tapas while the attendance could do networking with other curious minds of the city.

The program
17:30 – 19:15 Radical repatterning
Adam Savage Maker, critical thinker
Cédric Villani Mathematician
Haley Van Dyck Disrupter
So Percussion Percussion ensemble
Joe Gebbia Designer, cofounder, Airbnb
Travis Kalanick Problem solver-in-chief, Uber
20:00 – 21:45 Imagination.
Wanda Merced Sonic astrophysicist
Holly Cohen Ocupational therapist
Mae Jemison Astronaut, engineer
Joseph Ravenell Men’s health advocate
Franz Freudenthal Pediatric cardiologist
Blitz – Ambassador Afrobeat/hip-hop artist

You can find the complete TED program on the TED website and check the Storify of the event. You can also check the funny pictures that attendees took at the photocall.


About TEDxBarcelonaLive
At our events TEDxBarcelonaLive we offer you to follow a TED event live (via streaming) in Barcelona. Without the need to travel or to pay the high conference cost (a ticket is 8.500 USD) you can watch the talks presented at the TED conference here in Barcelona. In paralel we show you the newest inventions and gadgets we found for you in a small expo. And for a small price, we additionally offer you drinks and tapas. The event is open, i.e. you can enter and exit at any time and also do networking with other curious minds.


Photography: Beatriz Rojo y Marta Pérez

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