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Theme: Positive Disruption

Panama, Panama
April 3rd, 2013

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About this event

Disruption is usually unwelcome. It represents conflict, chaos, and potential danger. We discourage disruptive behavior in our homes and our societies, often favoring passivity and compliance.
But disruption can be a positive – sometimes vital – catalyst for change. It can challenge old assumptions, ignite conversations, activate authorities and expose new possibilities. Disruption can shed a unique light on difficult issues, giving a fresh urgency and perspective to the challenges of our global community.
To solve the most intractable challenges in health and development, we need positive disruption. It is the path to true progress.

Venue and Details

Calle 8a Este, Panamá
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Event Type (what is this?) TEDxChange Simulcast (TEDxLive)

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Juan Pablo De Gamboa
Panama, Panama

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Maria Isabel Monsalve
Ciudad De Panama, Panama

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