Cultural

Sama Sama Talk: TedxPetalingStreet

cultural
Date: Sunday, 9th September 2018
Time: 10.30am - 1pm
Location: Home of Silveryouth

Three young talents would share with the audience their precious experience not only in their business ventures, but also in organizing and carrying out TEDxPetalingStreet.

 

TedxPetalingStreet

Three young talents would share with the audience their precious experience not only in their business ventures, but also in organizing and carrying out TEDxPetalingStreet, which started in 2013.

For six consecutive years, in Malaysia and is the first venue out of the Greater China that is carried out in Mandarin, in hope to use the global platform of TED/TEDx to share the stories and ideas of the Chinese ethnic in Malaysia. And also look out for the next TEDxPetalingStreet on 13 October 2018.

About The Speakers

 
Chin Yoon Khen
Chin Yoon Khen is the founder of LokaLocal, a booking platform that connects travelers to local experiences. Before founding LokaLocal, this graduate from KDU Penang University College has worn many hats like the COO of Malaysia’s first crowd-funding platform Mystartr, a system analyst in Intel, a Planning management Consultant in Dell.

He has also founded CANUX. In 2011, he has travelled, interviewed and written 'The Old Trades in Penang', and being invited to TEDxPetalingStreet as a speaker, a guest speaker in radio programme and a columnist.


 
Ong Ket Wei
Graduated from the world renowned violin making international school, Stradivarius School in Cremona, Italy, Ong Ket Wei is the sole Malaysian who received the training in the traditional craft of violin making; and when he came back home.

He started his own violin craft room and became the sole professional violin-making maestro, specialized in violin making, repairing and promoting the art of violin making. When he’s not making violin, he plays contemporary classical music and jazz, and is part of Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra, Malaysian Philharmonic Youth Orchestra, National Symphony Orchestra and RTM Orchestra.


 
Bunz Yeoh
The co-organiser of TEDxPetalingStreet. It all started in 2014 when he was invited to be the emcee of TEDxPetalingStreet, the rest was history and he has been giving his best in programme planning and oration training since then.