So, without further ado and in no special order, here is the TEDxCanberra 2012 presenter lineup.
Karen Barlow – ABC reporter and adventurer
Bliss – hip-hop dance crew
Leslie Cannold – humanist and ethicist
Hannah Coleman – optimist against the odds
Upulie Divisekera – podcaster, molecular biologist and dinosaur freak
Samah Hadid – social justice advocate
Andrew Jaspan – co-founder of The Conversation
Peter Kennedy – former Catholic priest
Daniel Kilov – mental athlete
Scott Leggo – environmental photographer
David Lindberg – finance industry expert
Julie McKay – gender equity advocate
Greg Mews – urbanist
Vic Peddemors – shark ecologist
Helen Perris – indie cabaret piano popster
Sally Richards – disability advocate
Brian Schmidt – Nobel Laureate, physicist and wine maker
Andrew Stoeckel – optimistic economist
Stephen Walker – poverty elimination advocate
If that’s not diverse enough for you, we don’t know what is.
If you’re keen to see this amazing group of people tell their stories on 8 September, registration opens at 9:00AM AEST 27 July. If you’re on our newsletter list, you’ll get access on 25 July.
Details of our registration process for this year have also been released today.