Qatar Airways named TEDx official carrier
TRIBUNE NEWS NETWORK
DOHA QATAR Airways has been appointed as the official carrier of the 2012 TEDx Summit starting today in Doha.
The week-long event, being held for the first time in the country, will bring together some of Middle East’s most prolific thought leaders and speakers and it is being hosted by the Doha Film Institute.
Over 700 delegates will meet for workshops, collaborative projects, regional and crossregional brainstorming, talks, special events and cultural activities during the event.
The opening night of the summit at the Katara amphitheatre, will feature renowned speakers from the Arab world and beyond.
TEDx events are independently organised to inspire communities to discuss big ideas in a wide range of subjects – education, health, community, science, design, technology, entertainment to name a few. Over 3,500 TEDx events have taken place over the past three years in more than 1,000 cities across 125 countries.