x = independently organized TED event

Theme: Dream me. Build me. Make me real.

This event occurred on
September 21, 2013
9:30am - 6:00pm SGT
(UTC +8hrs)

TEDxCity2.0 is an initiative that gathers TEDx communities from around the world to host events highlighting local urban innovators, organizers, stewards and builders with a focus on City 2.0 themes including Art, Education, Food, Health, Housing, Play, Public Space and Safety.

TEDCity2.0 event in USA focussd on how bright urban ideas turn into collective impact to envision the cities of our future and share big ideas about sustainable solutions and collaborative action. TEDCity2.0 featured an unexpected mix of over 20 speakers including 2012’s City 2.0 Award winners who surfaced stories of urban ingenuity and interdependence from across the globe. This event was near-livestreamed in Singapore.

PLUS, we also featured 8 innovative, important and inventive local projects launched by inspiring people in Singapore, and learnt more about Singapore City from AV shows, city model and exhibits at the City Gallery.

Sessions and themes:
Session 1 - Redefining Citizen
Session 2 - Reinventing Urban Experience
Session 3 - Reimagining the City
Session 4 - Redrawing Geographies

Also, watch the TEDxSingapore City 2.0 Talks by geopolitical analyst Parag Khanna, architect Teo Yeo Chin and designer Kelley Cheng from 2012 in the link below.

URA City Gallery Building Singapore
5th Floor auditorium, 45 Maxwell Road
Singapore, 069118
Event type:
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Organizing team


Singapore, Singapore
  • The Curatorial Team of TEDxSingapore
    ~for passion, for people, for purpose
  • URA's Architecture & Urban Design Excellence programme
  • The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA)
  • June Jonet
    TEDxCity2.0 poster designer from The Silverback