18th January 2019


SJA, NITK Surathkal




Free for NITKSurathkal Students

Counter until the big event

The Experience

Fostered by the vision of serving the student community with the most innovative and inspiring ideas, TEDxNITKSurathkal is a university TEDx event that began at NITK in 2011. Having had four successful editions in 2011, 2012, 2016 and 2018, TEDxNITKSurathkal is striving for its upcoming annual colloque to explore beyond the conventions and allow people to rethink their notion of what is possible.

Impactful Ideas

We strive to bring forward powerful ideas that challenge the norms and carry the potential to transform lives.

Community Strength

Standing 6000+ strong, our community comprises of curious individuals with an ever increasing appetite for learning.


Ranking amongst the top educational institutes in India, our university adds a key ingredient in realising our vision.


Hugging the Arabian sea along its length, our venue is a welcoming retreat for sparking up conversations about things that matter.

our speakers

Harish Sivaramakrishnan
Harish Sivaramakrishnan


Anto Philip
Anto Philip


Malika Verma
Malika Verma

Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist

G S Madhusudhan
G S Madhusudhan

Technical Lead, Team Shakti

Lakshmi Selvakumaran
Lakshmi Selvakumaran

Team Lead, Green Trails

Lakshmi Selvakumaran
Gaurav Godhwani

Director, CivicDataLab

Manisha Gera Baswani
Manisha Gera Baswani


Pratibha Jamwal
LT CDR Pratibha Jamwal

Crew, INSV Tarini

Past Speakers