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Theme: Smart Societies

Chiang Mai, Thailand
September 14th, 2013

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About this event

Under the theme Smarter Societies,TEDxChiangMai 2013 had 55 speakers and performers (24 talks) on its stage. Speakers included scientists, activists, policy makers, researchers, social entrepreneurs, technologists, environmentalists, business people and artists; working on making our societies smarter – smarter means: intelligent, competitive, rich in opportunities, sustainable, attractive, beautiful, and liveable. One session will focus on the ASEAN through the invitation of speakers from other ASEAN countries. Five of the speakers were students from schools - selected through pilot program with the aim to promote TEDx event at schools in Thailand and give the next generation a change to share their ideas on the big TEDxChiangMai stage. The event was actually held at Le Meridien Chiang Mai Hotel.....

A full list of speakers, the program and the detailed agenda are available here:

Venue and Details

Chiang Mai University
Conference Center, Faculty of Business Administration
Chiang Mai University, 239 Huay Kaew Road
Chiang Mai, 50200

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Organizer 131570

Martin Venzky-Stalling
Chiang Mai, Thailand

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Chaidarun Tippawan
Simultaneous Translation Coordinator
Jirawan Wongdokmai
Central Coordinator
June Unland
English Press Relations
Matthew Baird
2nd Co-Organizer
Tanyanuparb Anantana
University Relations
Nicolas Luna
School Auditions Coordinator
Rob Burnes
ICT Technology Advisor
Pairach Piboonrungroj
Core Team Member
Tul Lekuthai
Core Team Member
Methee Bangkha
Graphic Design
Chris Smith
Speaker Coach
Nattapong (Karn) Lekchaichan
Sate Sampattagul
Live Stream Manager
Christoph Mueller
Venue planning
Christie Mettes
Speaker Coach
Marisa Agrasut
Event and venue planning
Unnawut Leepaisalsuwanna
Note Kelwalin
Paul Yeoh
Event attendee handbook and online marketing
Kusuma Venzky-Stalling
Co-Organizer, Speaker Coach, Stage Design, Activities
Julian Kossmann
Video and photos
Mia Rongsiew
2nd MC + translations
Rattapong Angkasith
Student relations
Punpitchaya Jann
Visual Notes
Linh Pamh
Ryan Christoffersen
Pei Ying Tan
Visual notes

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