x = independently organized TED event

Theme: Pioneers

This event occurred on
April 13, 2014
4:00pm - 7:30pm CEST
(UTC +2hrs)
Torino, TO

Innovation is not possible without PIONEERS. According to this our Salon event aimed at making people discover new ideas born in Turin. Pioneers are everywhere, anyone can be a pioneer, just start to do instead of wait for someone else move.
We are organiziong this event thanks to an idea of RENA: the Pionners Project
At this TEDxCrocettaSalon events, we will watch TEDTalks, have discussions, and host a 4 live speakers.

1 Half-Day event
4 Hrs from Registration to the Cocktail & Networking final (16:00 - 19:30)
2 Sections with a mid-break
4 Speakers
1 Interview for each speaker dealing with their feelings and thoughts.
4 TEDTalks videos displayed
72 Nominal attendees
47 Actual attendees
41 people watching live streaming
32 Crew members/observer members
1 Welcome Coffee break at the beginning of the event
1 Coffee break at the end of the first section.
1 Live-Tweeting
1 Instagram coverage of the event
65 tweets, 21 mentions, 48 retweets on Twitter
5 Instagram images, 33 likes

+Tons of Ideas shared!


16.00 – 16.30:Registration
16.30 – 17.30:Introduction video & Welcome!

What is TEDxCrocetta? - Elisa Vola

Live Talk – Enrico Ferro: Social innovation pioneers: a recipe for change

Video TED Talk – Pattie Maes + Pranav Mistry: Meet the SixthSense interaction

Live Talk – Alessandro Mercuri: Social innovation, looking for the sustainability

Video TED Talk – JR: One year of turning the world inside out

17.30 – 17.45:Coffee Break
17.45 – 18.45:Video TED Talk - Ryan Holladay: To hear this music you have to be there. Literally

Live Talk – Lorenzo Benussi: Small/Big/Open Data for Public Empowerment and Freedom

Video TED Talk – Britta Riley: A garden in my apartment

Live Talk – Christian Racca: Social design communication in action

18.45 – 19.30:Cocktail & Networking

TAG - Talent Garden Torino
Via Carlo Allioni 3
(P.zza Statuto)
Torino, TO, 10122
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Organizing team


Turin, Italy


Torino, Italy