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Festival of Dangerous Ideas 2018

3 November - 4 November 2018
12:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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Cockatoo Island
Tickets From $79
The Festival of Dangerous Ideas 2018 program is now out! From sex robots to sex clowns, to tying yourself up in lies and rope, this year’s festival on 3 - 4 November takes you beyond the hype and deep into the issues that confront and divide us.  

Taking place over two days, the Festival is a collaboration between The Ethics Centre (TEC) and UNSW Centre for Ideas. This year’s sessions explore data, AI, consent, sexuality, inequality, politics and more.


Embrace the festival experience on Cockatoo Island with one-day or full weekend passes. All passes include free return ferry transport.


Featured speakers include ex Westboro Baptist Church follower Megan Phelps-Roper, conservative historian Niall Ferguson; iconoclast Germaine Greer; rock star of AI Toby Walsh; micro-dosing advocate Ayelet Waldman; pop culture critic Chuck Klosterman; academic and activist Mick Dodson and so many more! 
To crown FODI 2018, join Stephen Fry at a special event at Sydney Town Hall, where he will deliver an oration on the lost art of fabulous disagreement. 

Get tickets to the Festival of Dangerous Ideas 2018 here

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