TEDxAuckland took place on Saturday, 3 August in the Aotea Centre. A wide range of speakers took part in the full day event.
The final group of speakers for this year’s event included celebrated musician and distinguished authority on Maori instruments, Richard Nunns
; Professor in Design at AUT and outspoken critic of dehumanised systems of education, Welby Ings
; freelance filmmaker and creator of 3D time- lapses of New Zealand landscapes and starscapes, Joseph Michael
; founder and chief of collaborative website Wiki New Zealand, Lillian Grace
; leading laser cosmetic dentist, international educator and bestselling author, Dr. Hisham Abdalla
; and New York-based corporate communications chairman and New Zealand storyteller, Brian Sweeney
TEDx is mainly about two things - ideas and inspiration. With this in mind, TEDxAuckland focused on bringing together the best talent to inspire attendees with tales of innovation, success and passion.