On Monday 20th September, at 4pm TEDxLeeds will be joining the live global webcast of TEDxChange.
Live from New York and webcast simultaneously to 60 locations around the planet, TEDxLeeds and TEDxLondon, will be the only places in the UK where you can participate in TEDxChange.
Convened by Melinda Gates, of the Bill & Melissa Gates Foundation, TEDxChange marks the anniversary of the Millennium Development goals: Ten years in, where does the global community stand in the work to save and improve lives around the world? And what does the future hold? You can catch a brief outline of Melinda Gates’ hopes for TEDxChange in her video blog.
- 3pm: Doors open, light refreshments, networking
- 3:45pm: Introduction from Imran Ali & Herb Kim
- 4pm: TEDxChange webcast
- Introduction from Chris Anderson
- Hans Rosling
- Melinda Gates
- “The Revolutionary Optimists” Video
- Bajah + The Dry Eye Crew
- Mechai Vitavaidya
- Graca Machel
- 5:30pm: Close & preview of TEDxLeeds2010.
TEDxChange in Leeds is free, informal, open and inclusive, but on a subject of critical and profound importance. We do hope you’ll join us next Monday…