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 Thursday 06 December 2012 6pm - 9pm e3 Building, Springvale Campus, 398 Springfield Road, Belfast

TEDx and Belfast Metropolitan College are joining forces in the quest for creativity. A real coup for Northern Ireland and Belfast, we are delighted to announce the TEDxBelfastMetropolitanCollege 'Igniting Innovation' event on 6 December 2012, where you are invited to unleash your creativity and celebrate the forward-thinking talent on offer, right here on your doorstep. At the 'Igniting Innovation' conference, you will be spoilt for choice with an array of expert speakers, offering invaluable insight into future developments and technological advancements, driving your business forward and harnessing creativity. Hosted in Belfast Metropolitan College's newly launched, unique 'e3' facility, this event is the perfect opportunity for networking with like-minded peers.

Confirmed speakers include Customer Experience Futurologist, Dr Nicola J Millard from BT Global Services, Chintan Patel, Head of Business Development in Cisco's Collaboration Business, Tim Hynes, Senior Director of Microsoft IT, and Marie-Thérèse McGivern, Principal and Chief Executive at Belfast Metropolitan College..

What is TEDx?

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TED has created a program called TEDx. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. Our event is called TEDxBelfastMetropolitanCollege ‘Igniting Innovation’ where x = independently organized TED event. At our TEDxBelfastMetropolitanCollege ‘Igniting Innovation’ event, TEDTalks video and live speakers will combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events, including ours, are self-organized.

For more information on TEDx go to http://www.ted.com/tedx

Ticket Information

Tickets for the event are limited to 100 places and allocated on a first come, first served basis. To avoid disappointment, you can book your ticket now by following the link to the right, which will re-direct you to the TEDxBelfastMetropolitanCollege EventBrite page. Your ticket will be issued with your confirmation email and you will need to print this and present it at the event to gain admittance. Although the 'Igniting Innovation' conference is a free event, demand is high. If for any reason you cannot attend please contact us as soon as possible on email: pneil@belfastmet.ac.uk or tel: 028 9026 5454 to facilitate allocation to waiting list.


*This independent TEDx event is operated under license from TED.