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TEDxJOHANNESBURG 2015, MOONSHOTS 

TEDxJohannesburg 2015 stretches over two days:

DAY-1 | LIVE
 
Date: Thursday 19 November
Venue: Soweto Theatre, Soweto
Address: Cnr Bolani Link and Bolani Rd, Jabulani, Soweto, 1868, South Africa
GPS: Latitude: -26.248223 | Longitude: 27.860565
Time: 9am to 6pm
Sessions: x3
Ticket: R1500 (includes lunch, teas and coffees, and one drink during ‘Drinks & Conversation’ at the end of the event)
 
DAY-1 | SIMULCAST
 
Date: Thursday 19 November
Venue: Turbine Hall, Newtown
Address: 65 Ntemi Piliso St, Johannesburg, 2001, South Africa
GPS: Latitude: -26.203052 | Longitude: 28.035013
Time: 9am to 6pm
Sessions: x3
Ticket: Free

DAY-2 | LIVE
 
Date: Friday 20 November
Venue: Turbine Hall, Newtown
Address: 65 Ntemi Piliso St, Johannesburg, 2001, South Africa
GPS: Latitude: -26.203052 | Longitude: 28.035013
Time: 9am to 1pm
Sessions: x1
Ticket: Free
 
NO SIMULCAST FOR DAY-2

THEME
 
The theme for TEDxJohannesburg 2015 is Moonshots, which for us means the most monstrous, awe-inspiring dreams, hopes and goals that humanity sets for itself.

SPEAKERS
 
Our speakers are selected from a pool of innovators, thinkers and doers who have taken the necessary steps—some small and personal, others big and audacious—to turn the seemingly impossible into tangible reality.
 
PROGRAMME
 
DAY-1
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Thursday 19 November, Soweto Theatre
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09:00 - 10:00 | Registration
10:00 - 11:30 | Session 1: Magical, Impossible

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Radile Mokone - Spoken Word Artist
Lindiwe Majele Sibanda - Food Security Advocate
Martin Brown - Entrepreneur
Nickey Janse Van Rensburg - Mechanical Engineer
Guy Lieberman - Social Entrepreneur
Lauren Beukes - Writer
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11:30 - 12:00 | Teas & Coffees
12:00 - 13:30 | Session 2: Let’s Go That Way

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Ian Fuhr - Serial Entrepreneur
Michris Janse van Rensburg - Farmer, Inventor
Amanda Gcabashe – iSangoma, iNyanga
Angus Taylor - Artist, Sculptor
Kopano Matlwa Mabaso - Author, Medical Doctor
Alan Knott-Craig Jr - Business Man, Social Entrepreneur
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13:30 - 14:30 | Lunch
14:30 - 16:00 | Session 3: Gonna Do It Anyway

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Thenx Ladies - Comic Satirists
Roger Layton - Computer Scientist
Masingita Masinga - Talkshow Host, Activits
Alon Lits - General Manager, UBER Sub-Sahara Africa
Litha Soyizapi - Graphic Designer, App Developer
Design Thinking Workshop - Report
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16:00 - 18:00 | Drinks & Conversation
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DAY 2
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Friday 19 November, Turbine Hall
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09:00 - 10:00 | Registration
10:00 - 11:30 | Session 4: One Last Thing

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Wim Pijbes - Cultural Entrepreneur
Sibusiso Ngwenya - Fashion Entrepreneur
Camiel R. Vershoor - Young Entrepreneur
Ntuthuko Shezi - Serial Entrepreneur
Simon Bootsma - Tech Entrepreneur
Nakhane Toure - Musician, Author
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11:30 - 13:00 | Drinks & Conversation
 

When and where?

Soweto Theatre | Turbine Hall

Starts:
Thu 19 Nov 2015 at 9:00 AM (SAST)
Ends:
Fri 20 Nov 2015 at 1:00 PM (SAST)