TEDxSurabaya Live: The Brave And The Brilliant

April 27, 2024 • 13:00 WIB (Surabaya, GMT+7) •

Amphitheatre Petra Christian University, Q Building 2nd Floor

Jalan Siwalankerto No.121-131, Siwalankerto, Kec. Wonocolo, Surabaya, Jawa Timur 60236

We are entering an era of unique challenges and opportunities, driven by the astonishing revolution in technology.

To thrive, we humans will have to raise our game. We must figure out the best forms of collaboration with AI and confidently reassert the values that truly, deeply matter.

TEDs 40th anniversary is a celebration of a future worth having and those leading the way with creativity, ingenuity, courage, wisdom and generosity.

Bringing the Live event, where attendees get a chance to watch exclusive talks by TED speakers presenting the latest newborn in Technology, Entertainment, and Design. Yes! You will be witnessing the premiere of world-class ideas.

Countdown to April 27, 2024

How to register for TEDxSurabaya Live: The Brave And The Brilliant

On The Spot Tickets

On The Spot – 1 Hit Combo Access. TEDx is our bias! ❤️ – IDR 140.000

On The Spot – I’m A TEDxer, and I’m Proud About It! – IDR 85.000

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Early Bird 🕊️ – IDR 55.000 (sold out)

Online Ticket – 1 Hit Combo Access. TEDx is our bias! ❤️ (sold out)

Online Ticket – I’m A TEDxer, and I’m Proud About It! (sold out)

Early Bird 🕊️

It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's the First Released Tickets

IDR 55,000 / 1Ticket
  • TED 2024 Screening
  • Fireside Chat
  • Snack



1 Hit Combo Access

making TEDx our bias! 🤍

IDR 140,000 / 2Tickets
  • 2 tickets in SALE PRICE!
  • TED 2024 Screening
  • Fireside Chat



I'M A TEDxer

and I'm Proud About It!

IDR 85,000 / 1Ticket
  • TED 2024 Screening
  • Fireside Chat
  • Snack
Please confirm your ticket purchase and attendance to the number provided below

Olive +62 851 7237 8919 (WA only) 

Our Facilitators


Branding Consultant of JCK Enterprise

Johan Alvin Kusuma, better known as JAK, is a dynamic Branding Consultant right here in Surabaya! 🌟

JAK’s passion for innovation and creativity undeniably brings impacts through his branding saga collaboration with the government as well as small and medium enterprises in Surabaya. Together with his close friend Christofel Angelo, also known as Chello, they’ve co-founded JCK Enterprise, a pioneering venture that has flourished over the past decade, leaving an indelible mark on the local business landscape.

Tubagus Arie Rukmantara
Chief of Field Office UNICEF Indonesia for Java and Bali

Dedicated to transforming lives and shaping a brighter future for children worldwide, Arie Rukmantara stands at the forefront of United Nations’ mission. As the Chief of Field Office UNICEF Indonesia for Java and Bali, he epitomizes unwavering commitment, strategic vision, and relentless advocacy for the rights and well-being of every child, especially those in the most vulnerable circumstances.

In the face of adversity, Arie’s strategic vision shines like a guiding star, illuminating paths to progress and prosperity. He’s the architect of dreams, building bridges where there were once barriers and weaving networks of support that uplift entire communities. With his leadership, dedication, and boundless compassion, a brighter future for every child is not just a possibility—it’s a promise.



Indonesian Aquaculture Tech Entrepreneur

In 2013, with his incredible mind, Gibran Huzaifah built his own fishery start-up. He aimed to revolutionize the fishing industry, empower local fishermen, and promote sustainable practices.

Gibran Huzaifah’s courage has led him and his company to success, making them one of the largest aquaculture companies in the world. With an unwavering spirit of bravery and innovation, Gibran Huzaifah has navigated through numerous challenges and adversities, emerging successful in the face of adversity. His resilience and determination serve as a testament to his firm commitment to excellence and his relentless pursuit of his goals.

Singaporean Artist & Designer

Niceaunties is an outstanding artist and designer that draws on her past architectural background to create the structure and conceptual depth needed to make her dreamlike AI art. 

Niceaunties combines surrealism, fantasy, and kawaii culture in her work. She is influenced by her vibrant creativity and unique perspectives. Her art challenges norms, inspires imagination, and celebrates diversity.


Cofounder, Native BioData Consortium


Professional Surfer, Scientist

Keolu Fox is a co-founder of the Native BioData Consortium, a nonprofit research institute led by indigenous scientists and tribal members. He is also an assistant professor at the University of California San Diego, where he is co-founder and co-director of the UCSD Indigenous Futures Institute. He aims to channel indigenous knowledge to imagine a future grounded in decolonization and inclusivity.

Cliff Kapono is not only a professional surfer from Hawaii, but also a scientist at Arizona State University. His unique combination of athleticism and academic expertise, allows him to explore the intersection of sport, science, and sustainability.

Host, “How to Be a Better Human”

As the host of TED’s “How to Be a Better Human” podcast, Chris delves into unconventional paths to self-improvement, offering fresh perspectives and sharp insights. From creating the streaming game show “Wrong Answers Only” with the National Academy of Sciences to writing for HBO’s “Problem Areas”, his wit and wisdom know no bounds. Chris is a master storyteller with a knack for turning the ordinary into the extraordinary!

Co-founder, Inworld

As a trailblazer in AI and entertainment, Kylan pushes the boundaries of human creativity by harnessing cutting-edge technology. From creating AI-powered characters that blur the line between fiction and reality to shaping immersive worlds that captivate audiences, Kylan’s work is revolutionizing the way we experience digital entertainment!

Your Event Experience

Here’s what to expect at TEDxSurabaya Live: The Brave And The Brilliant

TED 2024 Exclusive Screening

Yes, you got it right! Live from TED Theater in Vancouver, Canada. It’s the newborn ideas from every corner of the world!

Xperience Alley

Connect with the craftsmen and changemakers through experiences and interactions

Accelerators: American Corner Universitas Airlangga, Klub Literasi Anak

Fireside Chat

Enjoy the intense discussion and debates with the experts.

Facilitators: Johan Alvin Khosuma – JAK (Branding Consultant of JCK Enterprise), Tubagus Arie Rukmantara (Chief of Field Office UNICEF Indonesia for Java and Bali)

Good Chats, Good Friends

Meet new friends and interact with each other, light snacks will be provided for you to bring home