TEDx Barcelona


TEDxBarcelonaLive 27.06.2012


At TEDxBarcelonaLive we are offering you the original TED events live in Barcelona (via live-streaming). During one day we are presenting all the talks of that day at TEDGlobal in Edinburgh, Scotland.

TEDGlobal will take place from 26th til 29th of June. All information regarding this event can be found on TED’s website.

Our event will take place on the 27th of June in the library Excellence in Barcelona (C/ Balmes 191), starting at 9:45. We will present live all talks from that day. The language will be english and there will be no subtitles.

Like always, during the breaks we will have the possibility to discuss and do networking among us, but not only that…

We will connect to Edinburgh and be able to ask questions to the speakers!

During the breaks we will connect live to TEDGlobal and we will have the possibility to ask questions to some of the speakers which are in Edinburgh. We will be connected via internet together with other TEDx events all over the world. It´s a unique opportunity, don´t miss it!

The assistance is free and you don´t have to register to attend, however, the available space is limited, so we can´t give a guarantee for availability of seating.

9:45 – 11:15 Globality
Pankaj Ghemawat Globalization Thinker
Robert Neuwirth Author
Andreas Schleicher Education Surveyor
Natasha Paremski Pianist
Alex Salmond First Minister of Scotland
12:00 – 13:45 Shades of Openness
Malte Spitz Politician and Data Activist
Ivan Krastev Public intellectual
Gerard Senehi Experimental Mentalist
Gabriella Coleman Digital Anthropologist
Leslie T. Chang Journalist
Neil Harbisson Sonochromatic Cyborg Artist
15:15 – 17:00 Misbehaving Beautifully
Sarah Caddick Neuroscientist and Policy Advisor; Guest Host at TEDGlobal 2012
Read Montague Behavioral Neuroscientist
Elyn Saks Mental Health Law Scholar
Ruby Wax Comedian and Mental Health Activist
Vikram Patel Healthcare advocate
Wayne McGregor Dancer and Choreographer
Robert Legato Visual Effects Guru
18:00 – 19:45 Long Term
Vicki Arroyo Environmental Policy Influencer
Jonathan Trent Scientist and Biofuel Guru
Sarah-Jayne Blakemore Cognitive Neuroscientist
Susan Solomon Stem Cell Advocate
Jamie Drummond Anti-poverty activist
Usman Riaz Percussive Guitarist
Preston Reed Revolutionary Guitarist

The full program of all three days with all the speakers is available on the website of TED.