TEDxWellington 2024 Event Details

Embark on a transformative journey with TEDxWellington, where this year’s theme, “Take The Leap,” invites you to step beyond the familiar and explore the extraordinary.

In a world teeming with potential, “Take The Leap” is more than a theme; it’s a call to action—a challenge to embrace the unknown, to dare to dream bigger, and to push the boundaries of what we believe is possible.

Join us on April 13th at the Rutherford House campus of Victoria University of Wellington and be part of a day where curiosity leads to discovery, ideas ignite change, and a community of forward-thinkers gathers to shape the future.

Our 2024 Speakers and Performers are here!

We have an incredible line-up of individuals who defied the odds and took the leap for the betterment of humanity.
From reimagining spaces and places for communities to thrive – to innovative marine biology conservation – to the inspiring story behind the world’s most beloved umbrella, and so much more – this year’s premier event will have you inspired, connected, and thought-provoked.

Diverse Ways to Experience the Magic:
TEDxWellington 2024 is designed to ensure that everyone, regardless of where they are, can be part of this leap into innovation and inspiration. We offer a variety of ticket options tailored to different experiences:

Standard Entry

Be in the main theatre with the speakers and performers to experience the magic live.

Access to all of the networking, interaction designs, industry exhibitors, catering and more!

Watch Party (Theatre 2)

A dedicated theatre is on site to watch the live-stream speaker performances.

Access to all of the networking, interaction designs, industry exhibitors, catering and more ensures you’re part of the excitement and community spirit

What to expect on the day!

TEDxWellington promises to deliver an incredible full-day experience.
The final agenda will be released to ticket holders before the event, but here’s a little sneak-peak of what to expect:

11x Incredible talks and performances
Local Creator and Business Educators, Exhibitors + Experiences
Creative and Immersive Interaction Designs

Networking and Opportunities to connect as a community
Thought-Provoking Discussion and Entertainment
After-event networking, drinks and celebrations

Global Engagement Through Live Streaming:
For our global audience, the event will be live-streamed across social media channels, ensuring that the leap we take is a global one, transcending geographical boundaries and connecting minds worldwide.

Fuel Your Leap:
Throughout the day, enjoy culinary delights and refreshing beverages, with coffee provided by our friends at The Lab, ensuring you’re energized to take in every moment.

Powered by Community:
This event is a testament to the strength of collaboration, supported by our partners, sponsors, and an incredible volunteer effort. It’s a celebration of what we can achieve when we come together, united by a passion for ideas and innovation.

A Leap Towards Connection and Discovery:
“Take The Leap” symbolizes our collective journey into the unknown, armed with the power of ideas worth spreading. It’s about the courage to change, the drive to innovate, and the bond of community that propels us forward. Whether you’re witnessing the event live, participating in our innovative Watch Party, or tuning in from across the globe, you’re part of a movement towards a brighter, more inspired world.

Terms and Conditions

  • Maximum 10 tickets per person.
  • “Watch Party” tickets are for a separate theater space at the Rutherford House venue that will be livestreaming the experience from the adjacent main theater. Watch Party tickets otherwise still include all the same privileges as a standard ticket.
  • Event includes catering for morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea. Snacks also provided for networking function and after party.