TEDxChiangMai 2013: Smart Societies

When: Sat, September 14, 10am – 5pm, 2013
Where: Le Meridien Convention Centre, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Admission: THB 550 (MYR 57)
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Under the theme “Smart Societies" TEDxChiangMai 2013 will have 20 speakers and performers (scientists, activists, policy makers, researchers, social entrepreneurs, technologists, environmentalists, business people or artists) that have 'ideas worth spreading' on how to make our societies smarter – smarter meaning: intelligent, competitive, rich in opportunities, sustainable, attractive, beautiful, and liveable. Among the more than 20 international speakers are
  • Duangrit Bunnag, Architect
  • Boaz Zipper, Poet and Photographer
  • Amarit Charoenphan, Co-Founder of Hubba Coworking Space
  • Gordon Falconer, Director IBSG Smart Cities Solutions, CISCO
  • Dr. Thammarat Kottatep, AIT Researcher
  • Krating Poonpol, Founder of Disrupt University
  • Dr. Sirikul Nui Laukaikul, Brand Consultant
  • Khun Somluk Pantipun, Artist and Designer
  • Dr. Thomas Tilley, Lecturer at Payap University
  • Sali Sasaki, Editor at Crafted, Designer (pictured)
  • Dr. Surat Tanprawate, Neurologist at Chiang Mai University
  • Supawut Boonmahathanakorn, Co-founder of Kon Jai Baan
  • Ruttikorn Vuttikorn, Product Designer and Educational Game Maker
  • Wiriyah Ruechaipanit, CEO Eduzones
  • Tasana Nagavajara, Violinist
  • Patipat Susumpow, Co-founder of Opendream
Languages: the event will be in Thai and English with simultaneous translation.