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This event occurred on
April 8, 2011
8:00am - 7:00pm ART
(UTC -3hrs)
Buenos Aires, C

Continuing an on-going celebration of Argentina`s Bicentennial, that started in 2011 and will be stretching until 1916, TEDxBuenosAires 2011 is reinstating "The revolution of ideas".
Weeding into the Global Village concept a number of foreign and Argentine speakers living abroad, and both doing remarkable things, will be visiting us and inspiring future generations, together with an diverse palette of local scientists, social leaders, scholars, musicians, and world renowned sports people.
The event will take place in one of the most prestigious venues with a capacity for 1300 attendees, and thousands more will be able to follow the conference live from our webpage: www.tedxbuenosaires.org , or from one of the giant screens that will be set in Plaza San Martín and Villa 31.
We are also planning on launching a new concept: TEDxBuenosAires spreader .

La Rural
Juncal 4431
Buenos Aires, C
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Rosario Andrarde de Quispe

Social Leader form the province of Jujuy .Works with indegenous people.

Marcelo Arce

The music man

Sergio Aschero

Music researcher , invented a combination between music ,colors and numbers.

Mario Benedetti

Argentine engineer , and head research in CONICET and cientist in the European Center o Nuclear Investigation where he participated in the development of “ The God Machine”.

Luis Castelli

Lawyer , specialized in environmental law , he works initiatives to protect our national heritage

Victor Chan

Founder of the Dalai Lama Center for peace and education in Canada

Pablo Garcia Reinoso


Juan Gonzalez Valero

Member of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development

Jorge Gronda

Gynecologist that will be talkin about his feminine side

Manuel Lima

Member of the Royal Society of Arts

Maria Ines Mato

Cold water swimmer .

Jorge Melguizo

Running for mayor of the city of Medellin , in Colombia . Member of the green party .

Agustin Pichot

Former captain of the argentine national rugby team .

Fernando Pitossi

Biochemist , specialized in molecular biology .

Lisa Solminaro

leads the Football Foundation for Development (Fu.De.), dedicated to promoting community development, social networking and youth leadership using football as an educational tool.

Chris Temple and Zach Ingrasci

Lead a one dollar a day project in Guatemala

Ernesto Van Peborgh

Founded on "The Journey of Odysseus" interdisciplinary team researching social networks and their role in cultural change towards sustainable development . Together with his team published the book "Sustainability 2.0 " and in 2010 the book "Odyssey 2.0 - social media brands. "

Organizing team

Juan Martin

Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • veronica cheja
  • Mariano Nejamkis
  • Dario Werthein
  • Gustavo Pedace
  • Gabriela Korovsky
  • Omar Arab