AndorraLaVella

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Andorra la Vella, Andorra
December 11th, 2012

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About this event

We start our TEDx with a sentence; Size does not matter. We believe that one of the smallest countries in the world may have an opinion about size, Specailly when Andorra was visited by 8 million tourist every year.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Alfonso Alcántara
    2.0 coach, trainer and consultant on digital reputation, human resources, strategy and employment of professionals, entrepreneurs and organizations. Author of the blog 'Yoriento.com', has been selected as one of the "100 Spanish Twitter users you should follow." Keynote Title: Productivity 2.0: take your professional life as something personal.
  • Jordi Ascensi
    Marketing Director at Andorra Telecom and project manager 'Smart Cities' telecommunications company in the Principality. He is very interested in the relationship established between Technology, History and Sociology. He holds a Bachelor degree in Telecommunications Engineering from Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, a Master in Business Administration degree from HEC Montreal (Canada) and a Master in Marketing Management degree from EADA (Barcelona). He has been working for 13 years as a project manager and network architect in several telecommunications infrastructure deployments in Andorra and Spain, as a support engineer and IP solutions architect in Andorra, and as a team leader in a Canadian integrated telecommunications company. He is a History and Sociology passionate and the way how Technology has shaped them, a fierce book eater, and a devoted listener always eager to learn more and more.
  • Albert Bosch
    Albert Bosch (Sant Joan de les Abadesses, 1966). Adventurer & entrepreneur, what’s almost the same. Among his feats highlights , he has crossed Antarctica without assistance from the coast to the South Pole (1.152Km alone and 98%), completed the project Peakd '7 '(climbing the highest mountains on each continent, with Everest as endpoint ) or participated in Rally Dakar 8 (2 and 6 motorcycle drive). As an entrepreneur, he promotes projects and participates in investment in the field of energy and environment.
  • Marisol Fuentes
    Born Catalan and Andorran by adoption. Director of SER Radio Andorra and only female manager of media industry inthe Principality. Very active in the Third Sector and through their opinion on political and communication from her blog
  • Pau Garcia-Milà
    Businessman, entrepreneur and associate professor at ESADE. EyesOs Director, a major desktop platforms in the cloud, and co-ideator of Bananity, a social network aimed at sharing the preferences of people from what they love and hate. Author of "It's all done" and "Optimismamente".
  • Alexandra Grebennikova
    She hols a degree in Bachelor of Humanities, Creative Writing and Translation. She is resident in Andorra since 1997. She has written for various publications and major newspapers in the Principality. She`s recently published a book including her main newspaper articles"Les Bicicletes no es mengen"m ("Bicycles shouldn't be eaten"), recently published in Valencia, Spain by El Toll.
  • VIcenç Mateu
    He is doctor in Philosophy, Master in Business Administration (MBA) and also studied law. He worked as a philosophy and literature teacher at San Ermengol School and UNED. He was appointed Ambassador to Spain and France, and Andorran Representative to UNESCO. He was Secretary General of the Ministry of Technical Education, Culture and Youth (1990-91), and founding member of the National Democratic Initiative (IDN), the national leader of IDN (1993, 1996), general counsel for two terms (1994-1997 and 1997-2001) and founding member of New Centre (NC). He is currently the General Síndic Andorran parliament. (President of Parliament)
  • Pere Tufet
    Consultant, photographer, speaker and trainer. As an artist is known as MagicPere who combines magic with business communities to convey his creative vision as entrepreneur and provide a motivational message: "To believe that the impossible can become reality."

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Venue and Details

Centre de Congressos d'Andorra

Andorra la Vella, AD500
Andorra

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Felipe Gallardo
Ordino, Andorra

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Team

Pilar Zuñiga
Organizer/Curator
Maria Jesús Boya
Organizer/Curator
Elena Aranda
Organizer/Curator
Joan Pujal
Organizer/Curator
Pere Armengol
Organizer/Curator
Josep Rivas
Organizer/IT/APP Manager
Jordi Burgos
Organizer
Arnau Colominas
Organizer
Mar Losada
Organizer
José Nevado
Organizer