Presentation I gave at TED 2011, Long Beach based around the theme 'The Rediscovery of Wonder'. The presentation was made for high -def projection at a 16:9 aspect ratio, so there's some white space and bottom of presentation in the embed below.
This TED blog post flags the crisis information wiki on the Pakistan flooding I created and curate for the ICT4Peace Foundation. Upwards of 20 million people are suffering from the massive flooding in Pakistan, according to the United Nations -- more than the number affected by the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, the 2005 Kashmir earthquake, … Continue reading Pakistan floods bring out TED Fellows community (via TED Blog)
I've been selected as a TED Global Fellow for 2010. As one of the first of two Sri Lankans to receive a TED fellowship - the other being Roshini Thinakaran, based in the US - I see this a significant affirmation of the raison d'être of Groundviews and the potential of new media and ICTs to bear … Continue reading A TEDGlobal 2010 Fellow