Past Events

TEDxYouth@KingsPark

30 July 2022
State Theatre Centre of Western Australia

TEDxYouth@KingsPark is the new name for 2020’s hugely successful TEDxYouth@Perth, brought to you by the same committed team of talented young people.

Presented in the State Theatre Centre of Western Australia, TEDxYouth@KingsPark brought nine remarkable speakers, three performers, a short film program and interactive experiences together, all in one amazing afternoon.

Life On Earth

2 February 2022
Hacket Hall, WA Museum Boola Bardip

Extraordinary animals, big and small, were the inspiration for the third in TEDxKingsPark’s phenomenally popular series of science-based events.

Four brilliant scientists, with tales from their fascinating research, unlocked the mysterious and hidden world of the animal kingdom.

Principal Partner: Murdoch University

Oceans

1 December 2021
Hacket Hall, WA Museum Boola Bardip

With 70% of our planet covered by water, our oceans are the beating heart of our world.

Principal Partner: Murdoch University

Climate Summit for Young and Emerging Leaders

6 November 2021
State Theatre Centre of WA

Countdown is TED’s global initiative to champion and accelerate solutions to the climate crisis, turning ideas into action.

At our Countdown event, six remarkable, future-focused, innovative young leaders spoke about how they are actively working towards net zero. Their fresh ideas are practical routes to a better, more sustainable world.

Principal Partner: Murdoch University

Space

1 September 2021
Hackett Hall, WA Museum Boola Bardip

TEDxKingsPark took our audience to space with four amazing speakers, all selected from WA’s busy and remarkable space sector. 

Mysterious radio signals, planets orbiting distant stars, lasers to the moon and the early universe were just some of the subjects covered in this the first in our series of evening science events held at WA Museum Boola Bardip.

Major Partner: Pawsey Supercomputing Centre