Mark Raymond Featured on TED chooses just a few Talks from TEDx events to be featured on Congratulations to Mark for his stunning TEDx achievement. Click here to view the talk. Mark Raymond’s work as an architect in Trinidad and Tobago is founded on the belief that thoughtfully designed cities can foster sustainability and inclusiveness throughout a society.

Afra Raymond Featured on TED chooses just a few Talks from TEDx events to be featured on Congratulations to Afra for his stunning TEDx achievement. Click here to view his talk. A leading expert in the fields of property valuation and project management, Afra Raymond is shedding light on the government corruption that exists in Trinidad and Tobago.

2012 Talks

TEDxPortofSpain 12.12.12 was graced with compelling talks from some of the most inspiring and courageous speakers in Trinidad and Tobago. View the Talks.

2011 Talks

The speakers at TEDxPortofSpain 2011 provided us with talks that induced innovation, passion, inspiration, co-creation, collaboration and cognitive expansion.

Central Bank Auditorium

The Central Bank Auditorium located at the Eric Williams Plaza, Independence Square, Port of Spain is the amazing venue chosen to host the TEDxPortofSpain conferences.

The City: Port of Spain

Port of Spain, the capital of Trinidad and Tobago is one of the most vibrant cities in the Caribbean. Now complete with it's very own TEDx event.
Photo by John Vos.

About TEDx

At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. Learn more about TEDx.

TEDxPortofSpain·14 · 10 · 15·Off Record

For 2015, TEDxPortofSpain we will bring ‘off stage’ conversations onto our stage with theme "Off Record".

"Off the record", is a figure of speech referring to conversations not intended to be shared publicly. They are the kinds of conversations that are often considered to be too "sensitive”. Conversations that we are too afraid to have or that we save for later. For 2015, we will celebrate our fifth anniversary with a daring theme - "Off Record".

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Date: July 4, 2015

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Announcing our First Batch of Speakers and online tickets

As anticipation builds for this year’s conference centred around the theme of Off Record, we are thrilled to announce our first batch of speakers for TEDxPortofSpain 14.10.15 at the Queen’s Hall Auditorium! Over the next few weeks, we will be announcing more speakers, and hosting small events as part of the lead up to the main conference. Tickets for the main conference are available online through our website. In-person (cash) tickets will be available in a few weeks. Tickets will be…

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Date: July 1, 2015

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TEDxPortofSpain School Tour series

“To live side by side with nature” was one of the comments made by a student at the first instalment of the TEDxPortofSpain School Tour series.  Students were asked to comment on Social Change, Sustainability and What breaks your/our world. This collaborative effort between TEDxPortofSpain and UNESCO attracted 50 students from secondary schools in the POS region to the St. Francis Xavier Heritage Hall, St. Joseph’s Convent POS for a…

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Date: October 28, 2014

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Saturday Parking

So it’s Saturday morning and you want to go to ‘town’ to shop (or maybe attend a conference at Central Bank Auditorium). For whichever of the numerous possible reasons, no one can drop you or pick you back up and you are not even going to attempt to rely on public transportation. The parkade (your go-to spot during the week) is closed…where are you going to park? Don’t worry, we’ve…

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