Thessaloniki

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Theme: The power of +syn

Thessaloniki, Greece
April 13th, 2013

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About this event

TEDxThessaloniki 2013 is about the “power of +syn”. “Syn” is the Greek word for “plus” and also a prefix found in so many powerful words such as synergy, synthesis, symbiosis and synaesthesis. “Syn” has also the same function as “co-” in words like collaboration, coexistence, contribution and combination. The spirit of all the above words is the one we aim to spread. In our effort to shed light on the importance of adding one, or more, ‘syn’ in our daily life, we will discover together the added value of thinking and acting positively. TEDxThessaloniki 2013 is a synthesis of different people, experiences and attitudes. Coming from a vast field of different backgrounds, such as educa- tion, volunteering, entrepreneurship, art and technology, our speakers will spread ideas on how the power of ‘plus’ can be realized. Our main sources of inspiration for this year’s theme were not only the positive energy that the TEDxThessaloniki event spreads every year to its audience, but also our need to showcase and integrate in our daily life positive thinking and actions, needed now possibly more than ever. Today, let’s embark together on a journey to explore the power of +syn.

Venue and Details

Olympion Theater
10, Aristotelous Square
Thessaloniki, 54623
Greece

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Elena Papadopoulou
Thessaloniki, Greece

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Anestis Chatzidiakos
Thessaloniki, Greece

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Team

Tania Akritidou
Production Engineer
Avgi Vogiatzoglou
Legal Advisor
George Gatos
Fundraising Director
Stamatios Giannikis
Architect
Vangelis Kokkotzis
TEDxSter Care Manager
Velissarios Milionis
Partnerships Development
Argyro Barata
Performances Coordinator
Katerina Biliouri
Editor-in-chief
Christina Biliouri
Creative Director
Lazaros Boudakidis
Production Director
Revecca Pedi
Communications Director
Nikos Papandonopoulos
Partnerships Officer
Marios Spyroglou
Film Director
Irina Taka
Speakers Catalyst
Maria Terkenli
Side-events Coordinator
Angelica Tzemou
Speakers Coach
Vaso Apostolou
Social Media Assistant
Georgios Dimitriadis
Accountant
Ioannis Ergeletzis
Graphic Designer
Marina Karpozilou
Press Assistant
Dimitris Katsioulas
Social Media Officer
Katia Lousta
Translator
Christina Melidou
TEDxThessaloniki Wish Project Manager
Thalia Papageorgiou
Goodie Bag Coordinator
Nikos Papanotas
IT Manager
Anna Piata
Translator
Magdalini Siga
Set Designer
Thomas Siomos
Advisor
Charis Tasioulis
Editor
Dimitris Tzouris
Social Media Officer

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