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Frank Thomas

Frank Thomas is a spoken word artist who uses his art form to address a range of subjects, from political pieces, to comedy, giving a voice to those who need it (and of course he wouldn’t be a poet without doing a bit of that old lovey dovey stuff as well). He started writing as…

Ben and Amy

Ben Hyde & Amy Sanders

Ben Hyde and Amy Sanders both work for Dynamix – a workers cooperative in Swansea. They are creative trainers that focus on participative education, training and consultation. Prior to joining Dynamix, Amy had worked as a Community Development Officer, Project Supervisor and was also the Anti-Poverty Officer for Swansea working within the Social Inclusion Unit.…

TEDxCardiff LiveStream

Watch TEDxCardiff 2014 LIVE

For those of you unable to join us in the Weston Studio for TEDxCardiff you can still watch the talks live via our livestream.  You can watch via our website or through the official TEDx Livestream channel.  The sessions will be broadcast from 2pm – 4pm GMT and 6pm – 8pm GMT. We’re going to…

James Law

Announcing… James Law

James Law is an award winning research scientist working in the field of robotics. His work focuses on behavioural development in human infants, and the lessons for intelligent autonomous systems. James’ passion was sparked at an early age when one of his favourite toys was a programmable robot named George. However, it was only after…

John Hemmings

Announcing… John Hemmings

John Hemmings has worked in foreign and security policy for a number of years, with a focus on the Asia Pacific. In addition to working for the American think tank CSIS Pacific Forum, John spent four years at RUSI in Whitehall working as an analyst on East Asia, the Korean Peninsula, and the rise of…

Kizzy Crawford

Announcing… Performer: Kizzy Crawford

A Welsh speaker with Bajan heritage, seventeen year old Kizzy Crawford’s solo career began just two years ago. In that time, Kizzy has developed an increasing sophistication to her songwriting and performance, this is complimented by her soaring voice that boasts both range and charisma. Her ambition as a black Welsh artist is to make…

Briony Goffin

Announcing… Briony Goffin

Briony Goffin teaches creative writing at Cardiff University & is a specialist in facilitating creative writing experiences for vulnerable and marginalised adults and young people. Her work has taken her into schools, hospitals, prisons, rehab clinics, care homes, art galleries, inner-city community centres, rural village halls, on steam trains and seaside piers. She has run…

Sold Out

TEDxCardiff Tickets sell out in 2 minutes!

Firstly on behalf of Neil and myself we’d like to say a huge thank you to everyone who bought or tried to buy TEDxCardiff tickets this morning.  We didn’t anticipate that they would sell out in 2 minutes and by all accounts I think we’ve broken some Wales Millennium Centre records.  So thank you, this…