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Nitra, Slovakia
September 14th, 2013

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About this event

Theme of the second year of our TEDxNitra event was "Discomfort". We think that leaving the comfort zones, experiencing new ways of possibilities and exploring new horizons is vital for creating new ideas and changing things.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Branislav Sitar
    Vice-president of CERN in Geneva. Born in Slovakia, prof. Sitar is one of the best scientists in our country.
  • Aaron Chase
    Former diplomat at U.S. Embassy in Bratislava. Aaron was a millitary officer in Middle East. As he quitted his work at embassy, he opened his own toy store.
  • Fleur Augustinus
    Young designer from Netherlands, who created a 3D-Print start-up in Berlin.
  • Daniely Hetenyi
    Web-piracy and secuirty expert.
  • Ivan Jezik
    Founder of one of the biggest NGO in Slovakia with great impact on people.
  • Petr Mara
    Tech & GTD consultant, currently working for Apple.
  • Tomas Hajzler
    Man with passion for freedom at work.
  • Radoslav Zidek
    Food and health expert.
  • Marie Borkovcova
    Professor and scientist from the field of entomophagy (a.k.a. insect lover)
  • Petr Koukolicek
    Molecular gastronomy pioneer and professional cook.

Venue and Details


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Michal Molcan
Nitra, Slovakia

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Natalia Vargova
Matej Bozik
co-organiser/founder/project manager
Martin Rothbauer
Lucia Godocikova
Michal Molcan
co-founder/licensee/project management/sponsorship

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