x = independently organized TED event

Theme: The Future Doesn't Just Happen

This event occurred on
January 20, 2012
1:30pm - 8:00pm CET
(UTC +1hr)
Lausanne, Vaud (fr)

The future doesn’t just happen. People all over the world are shaping and influencing our lives, sometimes in ways we never imagined. Many are focused on creating a better future for our planet. Who are some of these people? What are they doing? And what can we learn from them? Join us for an event where visionary individuals from fields as varied as business, the arts, technology, science and journalism, all dedicating their lives to making a difference, will inspire us with exceptional talks.

TEDxLausanne will take place on January 20, 2012 at IMD. It is an event about passion, innovation and perseverance. And about ideas worth spreading…

Ch. de Bellerive 34
Lausanne, Vaud (fr), 1001
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Organizing team


Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Jonathan Leighton
    Co-organiser, host
  • Silke Zanker
    Co-organiser, host
  • Madhur Agrawal
    Team member
  • Simone Voldrich
    Team member
  • Carla de Beauchamp Collenette
    Team member
  • Ana Gil-Robles
    Team member
  • Mara Sandoval
    Team member, designer