Perth

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Theme: Get Moving

West Perth, Australia
August 23rd, 2011

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About this event

Each month up to 100 young people from across Perth attend to watch inspiring talks from TED.com by the world’s most fascinating thinkers and doers, as well as live, home-grown speakers with world-changing ideas to share.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Daithí O'Gliasáin
    ******************* Originally from the west of Ireland, Daithi has worked in, and travelled to, over forty countries scattered around the globe. Working as a lecturer and business consultant encouraged finding answers to questions which can sometimes seem intangible. With an background in applied mathematics, he has looked at ways to understand the behaviour of groups and individuals and the variables which motivate them. His talk entitled "The coefficient of personal friction" will take a look at the physical and psychological forces at play when people and objects try to start moving in new directions.

Venue and Details

Scitech
Sutherland Stree
West Perth, 6005
Australia
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Tim Kenworthy
Perth, Australia

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Rebecca Mahar
Perth, Western Australia, Australia

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