Speakers & Performers
What is a TEDx event?
Imagine a day filled with brilliant speakers, thought-provoking video and mind-blowing conversations. A TEDx event creates a unique gathering of people for the Casey Region that will unleash new ideas, inspire and inform the community at large.
Tedx Youth Event 2019
Meet some of our brightest and innovating young people as they share fresh ideas and approaches to existing and future problems which will determine how we will exist and survive in the decades to come. Register your free pass to attend the TedxCasey Youth Event.
Nicki and Jakem
The transformation of an outdated education system.
Nicki and Jakem are talking about what life skills are and why they need to be an integral part of education in schools.
Good Man versus Real Man
Matthew explains the reasons behind the terrible statistics around male suicide and provides insights on how men can take back control of their own identities.
Naomi + Priya
Intersectional Feminism and you
Naomi and Priya will be sharing with you what Intersectional Feminism is and why it is relevant to men and women in a way that old school feminism may not have been.
How can data empower wellbeing?
Pranav will be sharing his ambitious program to measure the unmeasurable and provide us all with a wellbeing index that blends ancient wisdom and modern science so that we can measure and then improve our holistic wellbeing.
Amy + Rhiann + Rakshitha + Jennifer
Learning from the 50%
They will be presenting the experiences of second generation Australians and how they shape community views.
Overcoming the stigma around mental illness.
Michaela’s powerful talk is about ending the stigma around mental health and breaking the stigma around it.
The dark and light of social media
The journey to surrounding ourselves with positivity and love online.
Xingtong + Yebin
Is beauty equal to happiness?
Xingtong and Yebin will talk about the lie we’ve been sold by the media which tries to make us think that if only we were a bit more beautiful, a bit more fashionable, a bit more … we’d be happy. Instead they will explain how we need to disconnect that idea that beauty equals happiness and look at happiness from a whole new angle.
Breaking the Stereotypes
Danyal shares a powerful story of how the perceptions of others can shape our sense of self. He will share his journey of realisation that our own excuses hold us back from reaching our full potential.
Attention schools! Social media can no longer be ignored.
Namira will be talking about the intrusion of social media into life and why schools need to change their approach. It can no longer be ignored, it’s not going away and schools have a responsibility in helping students to be better equipped for the digital world.
Saurabh + Ken
How to survive the war of jobs.
Ken and Saurabh will be talking about the challenges of AI and the changing place of work in the lives of the next generation.