TEDxGurneyDrive : The Island

TEDxGurneyDrive is definitely going to be something interesting. Happening on 30th April 2011 in Wawasan Open Universirty in the iconic landmark of Penang that is Gurney Drive. The team are putting together a really good line up of speakers and a bunch of Penang food for all attendees.

To register yourself, you can visit, the page here. The ticket is priced at RM 20 which includes some yummy penang cuisine.

Here is the list of speakers for TEDxGurneyDrive.

Professor Dato’ Anwar Fazal
Anwar Fazal, one of the world’s leading social advocate, together with several individuals, founded the Consumers Association of Penang (CAP) in 1969.

YB Mr. Phee Boon Poh
A politician who focus on green environment living of human being.

Dato’ Dr. Boonler Somchit
A founder found PSDC which is a world-class, non-profit training and educational center built on a tri-partied partnership model between the Government, Industry, and Academia.

Professor Dato’ Dr. Ho Sinn Chye
Professor Dato’ Dr. Ho Sinn Chye currently serves as a Deputy Vice Chancellor of the Wawasan Open University, Penang who brings e-Learning initiatives to the education industry.

Dr Goh Ban Lee
A columnist for The Sun who also focus on social-economic and environmental research and Penang properties.

Neil Walter
Neil has been an entrepreneur since late 2002 and is currently focusing on the development of a consulting business in the online games niche. Neil maintains this blog to discuss online games, online marketing, entrepreneurship, facilitating, and psychology amongst other topics. He also wants to document his journey as an entrepreneur and share his success and failure with the world. Neil currently lives in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – and aims to visit 25 countries before he is 25 years old.

Tan Lay Seong
The founder of Great Ideals, Mr. Tan Lay Seong is the first life insurance manager to receive The Outstanding Young Malaysian Award (merit)(Personal Improvement And Accomplishment).

Jazz Tan Yee Mei
The Founder of Penang Youths and host of the annual youth festival Youth Jam at Penang.

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