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Live Webcast Today: TedxChange-The Big Picture

Apr 5th, 2012Design, International, News

Beginning at 11:30 a.m. EST today (5:30 p.m. Central European Time), TedxChange will be Webcast live from Berlin, Germany.

TEDxChange is a partnership between TED.com and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The theme of the two hour event is “The Big Picture” — and the participants will be looking to “challenge traditional thinking around topics ranging from family planning and contraception to the environment to human-centered design.”

Speakers include:

  • Chris Anderson, curator of the TED conference
  • Jeff Chapin, designer and engineer for IDEO
  • Melinda Gates, co-chair of the world’s largest private philanthropy
  • Sven Giegold, German EP Member and environmental advocate
  • Baaba Maal, Song writer and artist
  • Theo Sowa, Head of African Women’s Development Fund

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