TEDxLAU Live Event

Gulbenkian Theatre, Beirut campus

The Department of Humanities at LAU is organizing a TEDxLAU’s first LIVE event in Beirut from 2:30 pm till 7:30 pm.

The event will include:

  • 11 speakers LIVE from LAU in Beirut
  • Incredible TED Talks from worldwide TED events
  • Social space beyond the theatre walls to set your passion free!
  • Coffee/Break: opportunity for sustenance and networking/mingling
  • Walk the Talk: Event inspired by William Ury’s TED Talk (a passionate, Lebanese Remix)
  • Event Souvenir: Carry your passions home with you. 

Enjoy the promotional video by LAU’s Communication Arts students and some short videos by our own organizers to share their interests with all of you. Here’s the first one by LAU alumna: Shoug Al-Nafisi - How, Why, and other essential questions [Unleash Your Passions]

Tickets price is $10 (payment details sent via email to confirmed guests).

Click here for registration and please wait for final confirmation via email to secure your ticket before the big day.

Places are limited.

About TED

TED is a nonprofit organization devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. Started as a four-day conference in California 26 years ago, TED has grown to support those world-changing ideas with multiple initiatives. At TED, the world’s leading thinkers and doers are asked to give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes. Talks are then made available, free, at TED speakers have included Bill Gates, Jane Goodall, Elizabeth Gilbert, Sir Richard Branson, Benoit Mandelbrot, Philippe Starck, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Isabel Allende and former UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown.

About TEDx,

x = independently organized event In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event.

Organized by department of Humanities

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