On Saturday, February 4th Saatchi & Saatchi will host a live, full day TEDx event, themed Disruptive Ideas.
Spark innovation with 300+ influential change agents, 13 distinguished speakers and thought leaders, and thousands of online viewers.
We invite you to join us and take a look into disruptive Ideas that will change the world in the neat 3-5 year in housing, biotech, local spaces, biomimicry, fashion, business and much more. These ideas are expected to change and even transform the lives of the world’s poorest, the disadvantaged, and the everyday lives of people.
Seats are limited and quickly running out, so apply for yours today!
When: Saturday February 4th 2012, 2pm- 9pm.
Where: 375 Hudson (Hudson & Houston) S Space on ground floor.
How: If you’re a Saatchi New York employee and would like to attend, go to the TEDx Big Apple website and use the referral code: DISRUPTSAATCHI
If you have questions, please email Osher Assouline for further information.
Don’t forget that Saatchi New York is also the proud host of TEDx NewYork weekly salons. They’re held every Friday 5pm at the S Space on the ground floor, and are free and open to the public.
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Harvard professor, and bio-material pioneer, widely recognized for her work in biomimcry – mimicking nature’s processes in real life applications.
Regular contributor to Make magazine, doing his bit to change the world through open fabrication and a revolutionary microprocessor called Arduino.
Visionary working on developing next generation smart global health systems by creating photonics based telemedicine technologies.
Maverick designer, disrupting the supply-side prosperity chain in ways all fashion brands can get behind. Recently invited to join the 2012 class of incubator, NYC Venture Fellows.
Inspiring architect dedicated to creating more enriching environments for the visually impaired. He should know – Chris lost his sight in 2008.
One of the 15 innovators world wide who will reinvent our future and one of the 25 most important individuals in biotechnology worldwide (Forbes Magazine).
Recognized by NY Times and WIRED for his work in creating open source tools to improve city life.
One of the world’s leading experts on strategy and innovation,#3 on The Thinkers 50. Vijay is developing and building the world’s first $300 house for developing nations.
An influential voice in the future of cities and physical space. Editor of Edible geography, changing how we think about food and cities.
A primary care physician who is disrupting the existing approach to healthcare costs by focusing on “hotspot”patient demographics.
The highest-ranking healthcare investor on Forbes’ Midas List since 2008.
A green-tech innovator who is developing a disruptive model to enable local resource sustainability. His company e2e Materials is leading the way in biocomposite building supplies.
TED’s 2012 house band and now also TEDxBigApple’s house band. ETHEL is a postclassical string quartet, playing adventurous music of the past four decades.