TED is back with another local, independent installment on Saturday 17 August, this time themed Catalysts for Change. In spirit of ideas worth spreading, this event sees several speakers sharing ideas that focus on communities and assisting the disadvantaged.

Notable speakers from an array of fields include writer Datuk Johan Jaafar, MP Nurul Izzah Anwar, civil activist Adrian Yeo and many more, as well as a performance by dance and theatre artist, David Lim.

TEDxMerdekaSquare will take place on 17 August 2013 from 2 pm until 5.30 pm. The talk will be held at Methodist College Kuala Lumpur, Off Jalan Tum Sambanthan 4, Brickfields. Seats are limited so make sure to book yours fast!

Find out more at www.tedxmerdekasquare.com