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Theme: Well-being

This event occurred on
November 24, 2023
Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh

Our upcoming event, TEDxĐaKao: Well-being event aims to deliver a total meaning of well-being including the aspects of social, mental, physical, financial, work, creativity, and especially the sense of community.

So with all of the ideas worth spreading, TEDxĐaKao feels the need to foster the power of TEDx - the power of ideas worth spreading.

Van Possible (MC, Vlogger, Founder at Saigon Improv House)
Pham Minh Tien (Senior VP of Growth & Marketing at Timo Vietnam)
Sandy Sinn (Positive Psychologist, Founder at Centre for Positive Psychology & Wellbeing)
Benoît Daniel-Pham (Country Manager at BDP+Partners)

WHAT IS THE FUN AT TEDxĐaKao: Well-being?
At this TEDxĐaKao event, we will focus on answering the values of well-being and balancing our lives in this modern world. We will explore wonderful and unique answers to these questions:
- "How to balance between work and life?"
- "How to make your life positive in the technological age of rapid and profound changes?”
- "How to enhance soft skills effectively with today's business standards?”
- "How improvisational comedy can elevate your well-being?"

2:20 - 2:30 PM: Check-In
2:30 - 2:40 PM: Welcome from TEDxĐaKao!
2:40 - 3:30 PM: Session 1: Balancing
3:30 - 3:50 PM: Tea break
3:50 - 5.00 PM: Session 2: Being Well
5.00 - 5.30 PM: Break out Q&As
5.30 - 6.30 PM: Gathering & Networking

Diamond Partner: W Business Center
Community Partner: Central and Eastern European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (CEEC)
In-kind Partners: ZenA (Ngũ cốc chữa lành), VIENTITY Branding
Event: TEDxĐaKao: Well-being
Time: 2.30 PM - 6.30 PM
Location: 200 Pasteur, Ward 6, District 3, HCMC
Grab Your Tickets now: bit.ly/TEDxDakao_2023 (limited number of tickets and our sales are going fast!)
Contact us: organizer@tedxdakao.com

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W Business Center
200 Pasteur Street, Ward 6, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh, 70000
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Benoît Daniel-Pham

Country Manager at BDP+Partners
With a diverse background spanning multiple industries and continents, Benoit Daniel-Pham brings a unique global perspective to the topic of well-being. Now serving as Country Manager for the consulting firm BDP+Partners in Vietnam, Daniel's career trajectory saw him take on varied roles in business, marketing, and entrepreneurship across continents over the past decade. Through these myriad experiences navigating different professional landscapes and cultures throughout his adult life, Daniel came to understand the profound importance of balance—both for optimal work performance and long-term wellness. In this TEDxĐaKao talk, he aims to share hard-won knowledge on attaining sustainable fulfillment and happiness, especially amid demanding seasons of change and transition that characterize modern professional realities.

Sandy Sinn

Founder for the Center of Positive Psychology & Wellbeing | Positive Psychologist
Sandy Sinn was born and raised in Hong Kong, with a rich educational journey spanning the UK and the US. Her diverse cultural experiences extend to living in Singapore, Hong Kong, China, and the US before relocating to Vietnam in 2020. As the founder of Positive Psychology and Wellbeing, Sandy embodies multifaceted roles as a Youth Mental Health Educator, Suicide Prevention Trainer, Strengths-based Parenting and Well-being Coach for women and strengths-based Career Coach for University Students and Women returning to the workforce. Sandy is committed to redefining the core principles of Positive Psychology, emphasizing its transformative power to help individuals confront and navigate challenges through a positive lens. Her work underscores the profound impact of positive psychology, delving beyond the cultivation of optimism to embrace the holistic art of living a truly flourishing life.

Tien Pham

Senior Vice President of Growth & Marketing at Timo Digital Bank
HOW TO HAVE A RICH LIFE: FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF A BANKER? As a Senior VP of Growth and Marketing at Timo - Ngân Hàng Số - A Pioneer Digital Bank in Vietnam, his skill and professional ability are proven through growing the number of customers. He's a person who has a great passion for technology and a great sense of social responsibility. Mr. Pham Minh Tien believes that technology companies have a mission to improve the world for the better than ever. He’s also the one who is embarking on discovering useful solutions and global technology products that innovate the meaning of life and our well-being. With his journey from interviewing hundreds of people to discovering what's the link between capital (wealth) and happiness (wellness), he has found a brilliant idea worth sharing! Come to TEDxĐaKao: Well-being event to learn about a willful journey of determination to live a great life!

Van Possible

Founder of Saigon Improv House, Vlogger, Improvisational Comedy Coach
Despite having achieved much as an MC, Youtuber, and marketing professional, after studying in New York, Vân Possible redirected her focus, becoming the Founder of Saigon Improv House, a pioneering Improvisational Theater in Vietnam. She makes about 50 people laugh weekly. Some of them even cry. Happy tears of course during her improv course. Discover the transformative power of Improvisation Comedy with Van, a trailblazer in introducing this art form to Vietnam. Join us to uncover the motivations behind her career redirection, as she shares insights into how improv has brought laughter and healing to thousands. Don't miss this talk on the profound impact of improvisation, and learn how it has elevated the well-being of many.

Organizing team

Ngoc Anh

Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam