The Next Chapter 2017

  • Session 1
    13:00 - 14:00

  • Welcome to TEDxTrondheim Event

    13:00 Open TEDx Event

    Welcome to TEDxTrondheim Event

  • Ulla Sommerfelt

    13:06 - 13:18

    An experienced leader and entrepreneur at heart, tech enthusiast and business angel, mother of three, occasional-blogger and self-proclaimed foodie, Ulla is nothing short of superwoman!

  • Vegar Ottesen

    Vegar Ottesen

    16:31 - 16:40

    If plastics are the problem, what is the solution?

  • Martin Lothe Sæterdal

    Martin Lothe Sæterdal

    15:14 - 15:20

    How do you tell a story without words?
    This man can’t tell you, but he’ll show you.

  • Erney Mattsson

    Erney Mattsson

    13:39 - 13:45

    Surgeon, inventor, poet, tango dancer, teacher and lifelong learner, this man defies easy categorisation.

  • Svein Harald Holmen

    13:46 - 13:58

    Oftentimes in coastal communities, when industries move out and businesses contract, populations decline and communities are left to decay, what does it take to inject life back into such places?

  • Break 1
    14:00 - 14:45

  • Session 2
    14:45 - 15:45

  • Thomas Hylland Eriksen

    Thomas Hylland Eriksen

    15:31 - 15:43

    Has the progress of modern world and simultaneous occurrence of too many things made our planet too full for seven and half billion people? Is this a different kind of overheating?

  • Leif Edward Ottesen Kennair

    Leif Edward Ottesen Kennair

    15:01 - 15:13

    What does Sex and Shakespeare have in common?

  • KMichael Francis Duch

    Michael Francis Duch

    13:19 - 13:28

    Michael Francis Duch (Trondheim, 1978) is a Norwegian bass player and Associate Professor at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU).

    He has been involved in more than 50 recordings released in various formats, including two solo albums, and has played concerts in Europe, Asia and North America.

  • Kalle Moene

    Kalle Moene

    13:19 - 13:28

    An economist with a twist, an original thinker with a pen. Interested in numbers, and in people too.

  • Guro Sollien Eriksrud

    14:46 - 15:00

    Even in one of the wealthiest countries in the world, social differences are huge and the most vulnerable individuals often fall through the welfare net.

  • Break 2
    15:45 - 16:15

  • Session 3
    16:30 - 17:30

  • Christine Spiten

    Christine Spiten

    16:41 - 16:50

    Sustainable engineer, underwater explorer and overwater sailing champion.

  • Hilde Opoku

    15:21 - 15:30

    Technological solutions to many environmental problems exist already, but political and social solutions are still missing.

  • Øystein Baadsvik

    13:29 - 13:38

    The world’s current leading tuba player and a YouTube sensation with over 4 million views, Øystein Baadsvik is the only tuba virtuoso to have carved out a career exclusively as a soloist.

  • Øyvind Hellan

    Øyvind Hellan

    16:58 - 17:10

    What do nations do when they have a critical lack of space and need more area?
    Build upwards in the air.
    Build downwards under dry land and the seabed.
    Build outwards and exploit the sea surface.

  • Henrik Syse

    Henrik Syse

    17:11 - 17:26

    Have you ever met a Nobel Peace Prize winner? We’ve heard it’s difficult to do and while we can’t help you meet one, we can introduce you to a man who plays a very big role in choosing the winners.

  • Rives


    17:27 - 17:30

    If you’ve ever watched a TED Conference, TEDActive or TEDYouth talk, you should have a good idea of just how captivating Rives is as a host. If you haven’t, this is an excellent opportunity to find out!

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