TEDxOdense: First Things First, April 1, 2017

Event - 2017-04-01
Mark your calendars because Odense is hosting its first city TEDx event on April 1, 2017. TEDxOdense will feature exciting speakers, spark interesting conversations and make great ideas accessible, right in the heart of the city.

From the edge of the universe to the edge of your seat - TEDxOdense team is curating an experience where you can expect to be inspired by our speakers’ enthusiasm and commitment to innovation. Local changemakers in the fields of technology, entertainment, design, science, art, education, and healthcare will share their unique thoughts and ideas for creating positive change in our community. You can look forward to engaging talks revolving around the theme “First Things First”, which will give you a chance to discuss and reflect on a range of topics, from pioneering research to cutting edge art.

Odense is known for its Robot Hub. Claus Risager, founder and CEO of Blue Ocean Robotics will do a talk on the future of the robotic workplaces and his vision of humans as cloudworkers helping out robots with tasks they are unable to do, yet. Read his full biography here.

Who should join?

From artist, CEO, educator, student, CFO to mid-wife, helicopter rescue pilot, engineer, and scientist. And the list does not stop here, TEDxOdense is for everyone who enjoys the intellectual adrenaline rush triggered by imaginative and passionate conversations that broaden our horizons.


Event details:

Date: 1 April 2017

Theme of 2017: "First Things First"

Ticket price: 450 DKK excl. Credit card fee. Tickets go online on 17.01 at 12:00 (noon)

Event from 13:00 to 18:30, doors open at 12:00

Location: Odense Theater

Audience: 500 curious thinkers

Speakers: A combination of performers and speakers presenting a diversity of topics, backgrounds, and industries. A combination of local and international speakers and performers living in Denmark.

Event language: English


Join us for a day of exploration and expand your knowledge. You can get your ticket and learn more about TEDxOdense on www.tedxodense.com.


Thomas Midtgaard-Jørgensen

Vice President of Marketing
MA International Business, Marketing & Communication