It gives us great pleasure to announce that TEDx has finally found its way to Lahore in the form ofTEDxHUP, which will be organised by Hajvery University (HU) on tentatively 3 Oct, 2011.
TED, short for Technology, Entertainment & Design is a non-profit organisation based in USA, that holds conferences around the world, where worldâ€™s leading thinkers are invited to share what they are most passionate about in the spirit of Ideas Worth Spreading. What started in 1984 as a conference has today evolved into a Global platform. TED speakers have included Bill Gates, Al Gore, Jane Goodall, Elizabeth Gilbert, Sir Richard Branson, Nandan Nilekani,Philippe Starck, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Isabel Allende and UK Prime Minister Gordon.
TheTheme of the event will be â€” Your Ideal Pakistan. What do you envision Pakistan to be like in the Future? Letâ€™s individually and collectively Dream of a Pakistan which has all that you can imagine:
I Dream of a Pakistanâ€¦
We want you to complete this statement, drawing from your own lifeâ€™s experience and expectations, just as we will ask some of the brightest minds of Pakistan to do the same.
Speakers at TedxHUP?
10-12 leading authorities from the fields on Entrepreneurship, Banking , Current Affairs, Politics, Architecture, Education, Electronic & Press media, Film & TV and Law will be invited to share their amazing journeys of life, their discoveries, their passions with our audience. If you want to see your favourite Personality on the stage, you are welcome to suggest us names.
Take a look at these Amazing TED Conference Videos: