Live Podcast with Head of TED, Chris Anderson | Infectious Generosity
February 19 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
A live podcast recording consisting of an hour long deep-dive interview with author and Head of TED, Chris Anderson, in conversation with podcaster and author, Danielle Newnham.
There will be a session of audience Q&A with Chris at the end.
“Generosity is at the heart of being human. It’s how we’ve co-operated, innovated and grown as a civilization. It’s what makes me into we, net takers into net givers, selfishness into selflessness.”
Infectious Generosity is the idea that through the power of the internet, small acts of thoughtfulness spread to change lives at a scale never experienced before. An initiative housed in TED, this is what they believe to be the ultimate idea worth spreading.
Elizabeth Gilbert, the author of Eat Pray love, says “this book was a much-needed gift to my weary and news-battered heart”.
This will be an inspiring and thought-provoking evening, for those who want to be a part of a world-shifting and hopeful movement; a movement that believes the best of humanity is yet to be realised.
About Chris Anderson
Chris Anderson has been Head of TED for 20 years and has taken the company from a small, exclusive conference to a global phenomenon that reaches millions of people through its iconic TED Talks.
A visionary leader, Time magazine named him one of the “100 Most Influential People in the World.”
About Danielle Newnham
Danielle is a podcaster, author and former founder. She has been immersed in the world of tech for her whole career, and now through the Danielle Newnham Podcast, interviews and highlights the stories of top tech founders and innovators from Andy Hertzfeld to Dan Bricklin, Megan Smith and Shellye Archambeau. You can subscribe to her substack here.
When and where will it take place?
Monday 19th February. Doors at 6pm, starting promptly at 6:45pm. You will be unlikely to be allowed in once the recording has started, so please arrive on time. Kindred (The Hall, on the middle floor), Bradmore House, Queen Caroline St, London W6 9BW.
Please note that seats are available on a first come, first serve basis. If you’re not able to get a seat, there will be standing space at the back. Please let us know when you book if you are unable to stand for long periods and we will make arrangements for you.
Tickets are £15 and include a free drink on arrival.
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