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This event occurred on
April 20, 2013
10:00am - 7:00pm PDT
(UTC -7hrs)
Berkeley, CA
United States

TEDxBerkeley 2013 will provide a platform for the Bay Area’s leading visionaries and storytellers to speak to an energised group of thinkers, as well as to the world at large. At this event, 1000 changemakers, innovators, thinkers, creatives, cultural leaders & social pioneers will witness a back-to-back schedule of talks, performances and other multimedia surprises showcasing the theme of Catalyzing Change: pioneering technologies, fresh thinking and new ideas that will foster creativity and action around the world.

Zellerbach Hall
101 Zellerbach Hall #4800
University of California
Berkeley, CA, 94720
United States
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Kim Polese

Entrepreneur and Technology Executive

Eden Full

Founder, Roseicollis Technologies Inc.

Curt Tofteland

Founder, Shakespeare Behind Bars

Erica Wides


Robert Neuwirth

Author and Economist


Artistic Director/ Choreographer

Louann Brizendine

Professor at UCSF

Mallika Chopra

Media Entrepreneur and Author

Dan Millman

World champion athlete, coach, martial arts instructor, and college professor

Ananya Roy

Professor at UC Berkeley

Victoria Theodore

Piano and Voice

Golden Overtones

UC Berkeley A Cappella Group

Alex Filippenko

Professor at UC Berkeley

Karen Sokal-Gutierrez

Professor at UC Berkeley

Cecily Sommers

Professional Futurist and Author

Chris Anderson

Founder, 3D Robotics and Former Editor-in-Chief of Wired


Light show

Organizing team


Berkeley, CA, United States


Palo Alto, CA, United States
  • Renee Blodgett
  • Erin Roberts
    Director of Logistics