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翻訳ボランティア募集!

2014.02.14

TEDxSapporo is seeking translation volunteers ( English to Japanese & vice versa). TEDxSapporo mission of ideas worth spreading from Sapporo to World is an officially licensed initiative of TED Conference. Our conferences gives TED like experience at our community and the ideas are shared in the form of online talks via uploading on YouTube and TED official website. We are seeking translation volunteers who can contribute their time/ skill to share the ideas of our city to international audience. TEDxSapporo is committed to represent Hokkaido and Sapporo as an International city of ideas, creativity and innovation. Volunteering with this project will  contribute the TEDxSapporo vision and also represent ideas and thoughts happening in our region at global stage.  About TEDxSapporo https://tedxsapporo.com/about-tedxsapporo/ Works: Translate talks of our past speakers Method : Instead of working from home, the volunteers will gather 3/4 times a month for a workshop sparking fun/ creative discussion during translation . All  works will be done online ( on your own PC) with guidelines from TEDxSapporo Team.  Place : Meetings will be held around Sapporo City in the following areas ・Sapporo L Plaza,  2 min walk from  North exit of  JR Sapporo station ・Inter x Cross Creative Center, 5 min walk from Higashi Sapporo subway station Number of Volunteers needed:…

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TEDxSapporo 2014 開催決定

2014.02.02

As we are going through the coldest season of 2014 here in Hokkaido, we are exciTED to heat you up with the most waited conference in our region. TEDxSapporo 2014 will be held in July with the theme, ‘ You and I’. Thank-You so much from our whole team. Together with your support, we gave a blast on the history of TEDxSapporo last year. TEDxSapporo 2013 brought people and ideas from nationwide in our city sparking the hottest discussions of the year. And this year we are ready to bring you the same experience with extra ordinary minds so that we can challenge ourselves to shape the future of Hokkaido. The concept ‘ You and I’ represents the basic human connections to collide and to spark ideas which will lead to communities and possibly the world. We will be announcing the list of speakers as we approach to the conference, and we will keep you updated. For now, it’s time to make a TEDxSapporo noise!!!

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TEDxSapporoCinema

2013.08.08

On the 1st of September 2013, the first TEDxCinema event in Japan will be held in Sapporo. TEDxSapporoCinema invites TED and TEDxSapporo fans to come together to watch TEDTalks. We will also make TEDxSapporo 2013 videos public to participants before uploading to TEDx Channel on TED and Youtube. TEDxSapporoCinema features TED talks on theatre and do not feature live speakers. This is a great event for networking though we haven’t scheduled reception. Attendees are limited 60 people. Please don’t forget to bring your name cards. We look forward to see you again. Tickets are 2500 JPY which will include a giftbag. Venue: Cross X Garden, Inter X Cross Creative Center (ICC) 1-1, Higashisapporo 5-1, Shiroishi-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, 003-0005 Registration Starts at 13:00 PM, Event will start from 13:30 PM and ends at 16:30 PM. Get Tickets

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TEDxSapporo 2013

2013.04.26

We are pleased to announce TEDxSapporo 2013 in Sapporo City, JAPAN Theme: Creating Possibility “The difference between who are you and what you want to be is what you do. We can never change things unless breaking the existing reality. To create something, we need to build a new model that makes the existing things obsolete.” About the Conference: TEDxSapporo 2013 will be held from 13:30PM to 21:30PM on the 14th of July. There are two venues for the Conference. The Live Talk sessions will be held at following address: Hokusho University, Porto Hall 1-1, South 1 West 22, Sapporo City, Hokkaido, 064-0801 Registration Starts: 12:30 PM Conference will start from 13:30 PM and ends at 18:00 PM. Reception will be held at the following address: Cross X Garden, Inter X Cross Creative Center (ICC) 1-12, Toyohira 1-12, Toyohira-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, 062-0901 Reception will start from 19:30PM and ends at 21:30PM Participating at TEDxSapporo 2013

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TEDxSapporoサポートスタッフオリエンテーション

2013.02.15

Do you want to be a part of TEDxSapporo 2013? We are seeking creative minded individuals to join our support team to make the 2013 TEDxSapporo Conference a mind blowing one. If this excites you please mail to us with your full name, email address and the reason you applied at info@tedxsapporo.com The gathering will be on the middle of March 2013 on Saturday evening however the application will close on 28th of February 2013, Exact time and location will be sent to your email address as the applications closes. Anyone can apply to join the event but we prefer you are confident in speaking conversational Japanese, admire Japanese customs and your body says that you are young. We look forward to your applications.

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TEDxSapporoSalon Vol.6 ‘未来へつなげる’

2013.01.28

Opening TEDxSapporo was held at Intercross Creative Center on January 2013 with the theme : Connecting to the Future. It was snowing heavily outside, but 100 audience members came here with feverish excitement. It started with opening talk by Dilip BK Sunar who is the founder/organizer of TEDxSapporo at the beautiful stage. The stage was decorated by students at Hokusho University, who are young and bright. This is all about “Connecting the Future”. Then, this Salon was divided into 2 sessions. “TAWOO” The beating of Taiko(Japanese drums) boomed, chants to the music attracted us even more. It was TAWOO which gave an opening performance. TAWOO is the taiko group from Sapporo which gives the performance over the world. They warmed us up in cold winter with their splendid music and great energies. Some of members are little girls who are no more than 10 years old. They gave us an impression that they will connect TAWOO sounds to the Future. SESSION 1: RELEASE IDEAS AND WONDER “You can be a TEDster” Akira Kondo “Why do I watch TED?”, Akira Kondo who is a TED blogger started his presentation with the reason he watches TED. He has introduced TED videos on…

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TEDxSapporoSalon Vol.5 ‘The Positive Innovation’

2012.11.16

TEDxSapporoSalon vol.05 was held on October 21 at ICC (Intercross Creative Center) in Sapporo. It was a chilly day, but our venue was filled with the great enthusiasm. We were able to welcome audience more than we expected. This number was the highest among previous salons we hosted so far. Thank you all for your participation. “Positive Innovation” was our theme of Salon vol.05; we have learned the importance of creative and constructive ideas and innovation from our three guests. I will summarize what I’ve learned from 3 main points.  “Local to Global, Global to Local” Mr. Yoshihiro Kurashige (digital marketing produce) introduced us his current project called “Hokkaido Likers,” as one of the solutions to the problem that every regional community faces today. In this project, Mr. Kurashige focused on the revitalization of the communities in Hokkaido. With the power of social media, in this case, Facebook, he was able to promote Hokkaido globally. By providing impressive Hokkaido oriented contents in 3 languages (Japanese, English, and Chinese), “Hokkaido Likers” acquired 500,000+ users in just 6 months since its launch on February 2012. Mr. Kurashige explained with his passion the key factors for the innovation at the local level marketing,…

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TEDxSapporoSalon Vol.4 [Ideas+Action=Change]

2012.08.23

How can we bring a change? TEDxSapporoSalon vol.4 was the place which declared its answer : Idea + Action = Change  It will happen when ‘ideas worth spreading’ is shared and collaborative action is taken. We welcomed the right guest speakers who brought a change with that vision. The first guest speaker was Takuma Suzuki. He was inspired by TED talk by ‘Matt Cutts  ’ Try something new for 30 days‘, and tried 30 days challenge. He is an IT engineer, so his 30 days challenge was to think of ideas about application and shared it in both of English and Japanese. After his challenge he got a habit of thinking, he changed by getting ideas and taking it to actions. The next guest speaker was, an independent scientist, Dr. Asada Kazunori. We watched his `TEDxSapporo’ the Big Picture’. After that, Live talk by him with our organizers begun. He is a role model of doer. He has developed smartphone applications to help color deficient people with his great ideas, with turning it into action. He said ‘ If we come up with ideas, we can make it’. He has brought change with what he has learned and in collaboration…

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第三回 TEDxSapporoSalon レポート

2012.07.19

第三回 TEDxSapporoSalon レポート TEDxSapporoSalon Vol.3 –The Power of Radical Openness 2012年7月15日(日) 12:00~16:00、 札幌市資料館にて第三回 TEDxSapporoSalonが開催されました。 前回に引き続き、ブログで当日の状況をレポートしてまいります。 筆者は津田久美子@TEDxSapporoボランティアです。よろしくお願いします。 こちらもご覧ください————————————————— タイムテーブル:チケット・インフォメーションサイトに掲載 当日の様子:FacebookやFlickrに公開 ハイライト記事:TEDxSapporo Blogに掲載 —————————————————————————- 今回のサロンイベントは 「The Power of Radical Openness:自由な情報共有がもたらすものとは?」 というテーマで開催されました。 今回のレポートでは、このテーマに関連づけて、 「自由な情報共有が “何を” サロンにもたらしたか」 という観点で3つ報告したいと思います。 ◆1◆The Power of “JOIN” with Radical Openness 今回の参加者は60人と過去最多。 多くの皆さまにご参加いただき、誠にありがとうございました。 何名かの方へインタビューさせていただき、様々な参加のきっかけがあることがわかりました。 「前からTEDの大ファンだったので」 「最近TEDを知ったけれど地元札幌で参加できるとは」 「大学の英語学習でTEDを先生に紹介してもらって」 もちろん前回までのサロンから継続して参加されている方も多くいらっしゃいました。 特に今回参加が増えたのは大学生。 「TEDx大学」を北海道で初めて開催する「TEDxHGU」北海学園大学のプロジェクトチームからは、2012年9月22日(土)の開催紹介、協賛・スピーカー募集がアナウンスされました。 サロンならではの参加のしやすさ、学生のパワー、多くの参加モチベーションがあいまって、前回よりもさらに参加者同士の交流が充実した回だったのではないでしょうか。 ◆2◆The Power of “Discussion” with Radical Openness 今回の開催時間は12~16時、これまでのサロンで最長の4時間。 そのうち何より充実したコンテンツが、ディスカッションタイムでした。 計1時間半ほどがフリートークや情報交換の時間に使えるコンテンツだったのです。 2つの「Radical Openness」に関連するTED Talkを見たあとのフリータイムでは、涼しい札幌の夏ならではの会場外ディスカッションで盛り上がりました。 また今回はアフターパーティ―が開催され、サロン後も活発な交流が行われました。 活発な議論が起こったのも、Radical Opennessというテーマに後押しされて一体感が生まれたからだったのかも、しれません。 ▼今回のTED Talk▼ Don Tapscott: Four principles for the open world つい最近開催されたTEDGlobal 2012での最新トーク。 「Open World」の可能性を力強く語るドン・タプスコットが最後に紹介する自然の力に感動します。 Chris Anderson: How web video powers global innovation TEDのキュレーターであるクリス・アンダーソンが語る公開動画の力。 動画を公開するTEDの持つ力のヒミツ・これからの可能性も語られています。 ◆3◆The Power of “Collaboration” with Radical Openness TEDxSapporoは多くのご協賛の皆さまのサポート、誰でも参加できるオープンなコラボレーションで成り立っています。 今回はサロンで特徴的だった2つのコラボレーションについてご紹介します。 まずは、Webチケット購入システムPeaTix。 今回からTEDxSapporoSalonはPeaTixを通してチケットを販売いたしました。 Webで簡単にチケットを購入できるだけではなく、イベント当日はスマートフォンにQRコードを表示すれば受付OK!まるで飛行機のチケットレスチェックインのシステムのよう。 次に、Radical Opennessを実践するプロジェクト「Sapporo Wisdom」。 オープンソースを使った札幌初のバイリンガル情報誌である「Sapporo Wisdom」は、前回のサロンで発表されたプロジェクトで、まさにコラボレーションで作り上げていくもの。 今回のサロンではプロジェクト・アップデートとして記事投稿フォームの完成が発表されました。 このフォームは白川さん(下写真・左)によるコラボレーションのたまもの。 600ものWebサイトを参照してこのフォームを作成されたそうです。 フォームから記事を誰でも投稿することができるようになり、ますます自由な情報共有が進んでいくこのプロジェクト、皆さんもぜひ参加してみませんか。 参加者のみなさんと作り上げていくRadicalでOpenなTEDxSapporoSalon、今後もご期待ください! 次回の第四回TEDxSapporoSalonは、 2012年8月19日(日)開催です! 日時や開催場所Webサイト、SNSで随時アップデートされますので、ぜひチェックしてみてください。 TEDxSapporo 日本語ホームページ Twitter @TEDxSapporo TEDxSapporo on Facebook またTEDxSapporoSalonで皆さまにお会いできることを、心より楽しみにしております。

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TEDxSapporoSalon Vol.3 「The Power of Radical Openness:自由な情報発信の力とは?」

2012.07.17

Open air in nature discussions, mass exchange of ideas; powered ‘TEDxSapporoSalon Vol.3′ but what TEDxSapporo missed  last month was ‘ TED Global 2012′ our presence in Edinburg ; but we brought the vision of TED Global and the theme to our Salon and  city naming ‘ The Power of Radical openness’. Rocking by the latest TED talk by Don Tapscott ‘ The four principles of Radical Openness; the crowd admired how simply the nature around us has already given us the perfect example of the strength of collaboration though we among around us has less thought of it. TED has gone viral in Japan the last few months but less know the radical openness of TED, Watching the video of Chris Anderson ‘ The web global innovation‘, the community applause  loud  when Chris mentioned the TEDx and thanked the volunteers who has spent significant time, night and days with common vision of making a positive change, following the theme our Salon was geared up with meeting new people and knowing each other, sharing and collaboration and bring radically openness among our basics so we can possibly connect to innovation and social good. We also invited our TEDx friend, TEDxHGU will…

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