Festival of Dangerous Ideas 2012

Festival of Dangerous Ideas 2012


30 September, 2012

The Festival of Dangerous Ideas (FODI) is a weekend of contentious and thought provoking talks from over 30 world class speakers from around the globe. There are loads of great talks on interesting ethical issues that you can check out over the whole weekend here, but we've highlighted four of our favourites below:

- 12noon - 1pm, 'Engineer humans to stop climate change', Matthew Liao, $25
- 2 - 3pm, 'If mother nature could sue', Cormac Cullinan, $25
- 4:15 - 5:15 30 Sept, 'You are being greenwashed', Guy Pearse (not the actor!), $25
- 8pm - 9:15pm. 'How to solve all the world's problems in an hour', panel discussion, $25

To purchase tickets, call (02) 9250 7777, or email

We have 2 double passes to give away to the events ‘Engineer humans to stop climate change’ and ‘How to solve all the world’s problems in an hour’. Just email us in 25 words or less explaining what you’d do to solve most of our world’s problems, to before 5pm Wednesday 19 September.

Where: Sydney Opera House, NSW.
When: 23, 28, 29 & 30 September, 2012.
Cost: Some events are free, and various prices for ticketed events.
Click here for more information.