- Founder and Curator of TEDxAthens - Founder and Biz Hacker at Away.gr - Referrer for Greece and SE Europeat the German seed investment ﬁrm HackFwd Capital - Contributing Editor of TechCrunch Europe - Starting a new web business on Social Media EngagementMonday, 5 March 12
Created in the spirit of TED’s mission, “ideas worth spreading,” the TEDx program is designed to give communities, organizations and individuals the opportunity to stimulate dialogue through TED-like experiences at the local level. TEDx events are fully planned and coordinated independently, on a community-by-community basis.Monday, 5 March 12
TEDx Program started in April 2009 (TEDxAthens got its license in May 2009, one of the ﬁrst worldwide!) more than 2.300 TEDx events as of December 2011 184 TEDx events took place only in Ocrober 2011Monday, 5 March 12
we are members of an amazing “family”Monday, 5 March 12
*actions worth supporting *in education and life-long learningMonday, 5 March 12
A new initiative by TEDxAthens • We are moving from ideas to actions • We are reaching out to the community • Challenge is a means for dialogue and motivation • We focused in all aspects of “Learning” in 2011 • 153 worthwhile projects were submitted • 15 projects received distinctions and awards • We continue to support these projects by mobilizing the TEDxAthens communityMonday, 5 March 12
1st Prize 2nd Prize 3rd PrizeMonday, 5 March 12
Thank you! Questions (and ideas)?Monday, 5 March 12
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