Author: TEDxBrisbane

BEN STOKES: Can Marketing Change the World?

Twitter Ben has a passion for helping businesses differentiate and grow through the intelligent use of marketing and technology. He has a keen focus on customer experience and business innovation and helps businesses take a step back and realise how to better integrate their marketing and operations. He is co-founder and Chief Experience Officer at renowned marketing and technology agency...

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ANTONIO CHEVEZ: From Myth to Reality

Antonio Chevez was born in the eastern region of EL Salvador, Central America and is best known by his people as an indigenous representative of the Maya-Lenca, a rural health worker and native artist. He was displaced by the Civil War in the early 1980’s, where his El Tihuilote village was destroyed, forcing him to become a refugee at the age of nine. Antonio has a background in indigenous health, community health education, applied health science, counselling and neuromarkting. He has an in-depth knowledge of the oral tradition of his indigenous nation and specialises in applying insights from neuroscience...

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VULCANA WOMEN’S CIRCUS: Circus As Empowerment

Vulcana run circus workshops for adults and children as well as developing community projects with all kinds of different communities, the focus always being on creating partnerships and empowerment through circus. Vulcana value women as leaders and role models, and believe that empowered women are essential in building and shaping strong communities. They use circus as a transformational tool which can build empowerment whilst encouraging expanded notions of “normal”. Vulcana are proud to continue their work and excited to be sharing this with the audience at TEDxSouthBank. VULCANA WOMEN’S CIRCUS...

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TENDA MCFLY: Question Everything Wrap-Up

Tenda is best described as an amalgamation of hip hop, spoken word poetry and indie-pop. There is an impressive level of lyricism and youthful intelligence here that manages to engage different demographics whilst it entertains and captivates young audiences. Tenda just shouldn’t go unnoticed and his recent successes are a testament to an unbeatable combination of superb lyricism and great production carefully engineered to allow for accessibility and inclusivity. He has released a number of mixtapes since 2010 when he burst on the scene with his Storyofmylife mixtape. He has also participated and placed at the QLD poetry slam...

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