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Theme: On the edge

Tromsø, Norway
August 25th, 2011

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About this event

The theme of TEDxTromsø is "On the Edge". We are going to have with us people who are On the edge and people who have been On the edge! They can give other people inspiration and open up for deeper reflection and share ideas.

TEDxTromsø is the world's northernmost TEDx event.
Tromsø: at the edge of the world, an urban adventure city near the North Pole. TEDxTromsø is "On the edge"

Confirmed Speakers

  • Audun Hetland
    Studying a phD about basejumpers
  • Eva Bakkeslett
    Artist and cultivator
  • Ammar Al-Hamdan
    Journalist for Al-Jazeera Oslo office. Was kidnapt by Gadaffi forces for three weeks during the Libya war.
  • Marit Hauan
    Director of Tromsø museum
  • Henrik Aase
  • Nina Soleng
    Marketing director for KSAT. A satelite copany based in Tromsø
  • Suw Charman-Anderson
    writer, technologist and bookbinder
  • Alexander Bengtsson
    Journalist and educator in the Swedish magazine EXPO

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Eilif Bremer Landsend
Tromsø, Norway

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Daniel Andersson
PR/Sponsor head and programe
Karl Kristian Hansen
Tone Lein