The inaugural TEDxMargao event is set to take place on June 30, 2024, at Ravindra Bhavan, Margao. This independently-organised event, licensed by TED, aims to gather a diverse group of thinkers, innovators, and change-makers from Goa and beyond to share their inspiring ideas and stories under the theme “Breaking Barriers.”

TEDxMargao promises a lineup of inspiring speakers, including distinguished personalities such as Katya Coelho, a 19-time national gold medalist in windsurfing, Mario Fernandes, a renowned free-diving athlete, Varun Carvalho, a musician famous for his FC Goa Anthem, and Kedar Borker, co-founder of Soul Travelling. Their talks will cover a wide range of topics, including overcoming obstacles, inclusive tourism, and the metaphorical journey from darkness to light. Attendees will have an unique opportunity to engage with thought-provoking talks, performances, and interactive sessions designed to stimulate discussion and ignite curiosity.

One of the event’s highlights is the Innovation Hub, where attendees can discover remarkable talents and innovative solutions developed by local Goan visionaries. This experimental area will showcase the groundbreaking work of six local innovators, promoting a culture of innovation and collaboration. It is an excellent opportunity to witness firsthand the creativity and ingenuity thriving within the Goan community.

In addition to the inspiring talks and innovation showcases, TEDxMargao will feature captivating cultural performances by local artists. Enjoy the powerhouse vocals of Fadista ‘Nadia Rebelo’ the musical talents of Siddharth Cota, Samuel Afonso, and Alan D’Souza, among others, as they highlight Goa’s rich cultural heritage through their art.

As part of the global TEDx community, TEDxMargao connects our local audience to a worldwide network of ideas and initiatives. This event empowers individuals to think creatively and act boldly. By attending TEDxMargao, participants will gain fresh perspectives on pressing issues and cutting-edge innovations, connect with like-minded individuals passionate about making a difference, and be encouraged to transform their ideas into practical solutions that impact their communities.

Tickets for TEDxMargao are available now at www.tedxmargao.com. For additional information about the event, speakers, and schedule; visit www.tedxmargao.com.


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