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TEDxDhaka 2017: Rendering Tomorrow Session 4

Self-Reflection Tayeba Begum Lipi Tayeba Begum Lipi, a Bangladeshi artist, uses art to address gender issues and female identity. In her talk, she lets the visual displays of her work tell the story. Each of her creations are built with everyday articles that seem simple, but fulfills numerous purposes. Razor blade, she recollected, separated her […]

TEDxDhaka 2017: Rendering Tomorrow Session 3

The Demography Hussein Elius “Who here likes traffic?” Asked Hussein Elias rhetorically to kick off his talk on the traffic situation of Dhaka, one he is deeply involved with being the co-founder of the largest time-sharing transport company in Bangladesh. He set forth presenting the research and statistics he collected through his venture and tried […]

TEDxDhaka 2017: Rendering Tomorrow Session 2

Climate Change is Now   Jalal Ahmad The first talk of this session was by Jalal Ahmad, the Principal Architect of J. A. Architects Ltd. He highlights a pressing problem of global development— climate change—and how it is impacting Bangladesh. He speaks about river bank erosion in Bangladesh and deadly effects that it is having […]

TEDxDhaka 2017: Rendering Tomorrow Session 1

The People’s Tomorrow   Talk 1: Faisal Ahmed Many see Bangladesh’s population as a hindrance to development, but not Faisal Ahmed, the Chief Economist of Bangladesh Bank. He starts his talk by illustrating how, in the short 46 years of Bangladesh’s lifetime, the nation has propelled itself above its peers of developing countries in terms […]

TEDxDhaka 2017 Registration is now OPEN

The application for attending TEDxDhaka 2017 is now open! APPLICATION FORM: http://bit.ly/TEDxDhakaApply DEADLINE: As soon as the seats run out. WHEN: Full day 09:00 – 19:00, November 18th, 2017, Saturday THEME of the event: “RENDERING TOMORROW” As #Bangladesh goes through a period of rapid transition in economic growth, it is set to encounter the impact […]

We Are Setting Up the Team for TEDxDhaka 2017

Yes, we are gearing up again. And the first and foremost work is to gather the team around. Many from the old team will join back of course, while we also want to see new faces in the allegedly the most kickass team in town 😎 Come join hands with us if you have some spare […]

TEDxDhaka 2016 (December 10th) has been cancelled

Due to unforeseen circumstances, we had to cancel the standard annual TEDxDhaka altogether that was scheduled to take place on December 10th, 2016. If you have already paid for the ticket, you will receive a refund. The refund will directly go to the account you paid it from online. If you have any question or […]