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Helsinki, Finland
November 4th, 2010

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About this event

TEDx Helsinki 4.11.2010 was a celebration of new ideas, points of view in its purest form. Nobody knew what they were going to see, yet we had hundreds of people on the waiting list for any free tickets. Around 700 people joined in, another 20.000 people followed our live streaming!

Confirmed Speakers

  • Jody Turner
    Design and culture trend spotter
  • Janne Gallen-Kallela-Siren
    CEO of Art Museum of the City of Helsinki
  • Matti Posio
    Journalist and columnist at Aamulehti
  • Puppetry of the penis
    Winners of 1998 Melbourne Comedy Show. Masters of genital origami.
  • David Wolfe
    One of the leading authorities on superfoods and – chocolate!
  • Alf Rehn
    Management professor at Åbo Akademi. The Times called him a "star of the future". The 2009 Thinkers 50, the listing of the world's top 50 business thinkers, included him on their "Guru Radar", ranking him #13 among the "Up and Coming Business Thinkers"
  • Mikko Hyppönen
    Chief Research Officer at F-Secure. Global cybercriminal hunter. All-round good guy.
  • Hannu Lauerma
    Professor, doctor, head of criminal psychology at criminal sanctions office.
  • Itay Talgam
    TED Global 2010 Speaker, conductor and management consultant.
  • Stefan Bremer
    Finnish photographer and artist. Professor of visual arts.

Venue and Details

Bio Rex
Mannerheimintie 22-24
Helsinki, 00100

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Alex Nieminen
Helsinki, Finland, Finland

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Jenni Pääskysaari
Saku Tuominen
Juuso Kääriä
Assistant Organizer
Tero Jokinen
Technology Lead