TEDxLondon will be hosted by broadcaster Lauren Laverne and will feature:
Social Media Entrepreneur Steve Bartlett; Performance poet and writer Francesca Beard; Product designer and Inventor-in-Residence at the Science Museum Mark Champkins; Adventurer and mountaineer Dr Sundeep Dhillon; Oscar and BAFTA-winning visual effects supervisor Paul Franklin; Musician Natalie Gauci; BAFTA and Emmy-winning documentary film maker Anthony Geffen; Presenter and space scientist Professor Lucie Greene; Director of The Fair Education Alliance Lewis Iwu; Award-winning choreographer and creative technologist Laura Kriefman; Comedian, author and parliamentary candidate Al Murray; 15 year old Google Science Fair winner Kritin Nithiyanandam; Neuroscientist and comedian Professor Sophie Scott; Broadcaster and author Gaia Vince; and founder of musical duo Public Service Broadcasting, J. Willgoose, Esq.
Best-selling author and cosmologist Professor Stephen Hawking will also appear at TEDxLondon 2016 via a pre-recorded video. Further details of speakers and performers can be found here.
Tickets will go on sale at 09.00 on Friday 22 April. Priced at £65 (or £50 for concessions) + £4 MY CULTURE CLUB BOOKING FEE.
Tickets include all talks and performances, refreshments and access to the official TEDxLondon after-party in one of the Science Museum's stunning galleries. This is expected to be a very popular event, so book early to avoid disappointment.
If you cannot join us for this thrilling event, TEDxLondon will be live-streamed from the Science Museum, allowing anyone anywhere in the world to enjoy the fascinating talks and performances live via tedxlondon.com.