A Goodbye from your storyteller this year! Now that TEDxZurich 2017 – Opening Doors is over, I would also like to share the last post from the series of What «Opening Doors» means to you, which I have been curating for the past few months. Ahead of the event I got to ask a few interesting people … Read moreWhat «Opening Doors» means to the people of Zurich
What does «Opening Doors» mean to Markus Dubs? Recently a strange but fascinating couple sat next to me on the train. The lady was eight months pregnant and interestingly enough, we started talking about the world, God and birth. A few stations later the man asked me, if we had known each other from before. … Read moreWhat does «Opening Doors» mean to Markus Dubs?
What does «opening doors» mean to you? To me opening doors and, having doors open on you, is a quintessential part of life. One cannot grow without being able to learn from others, without being able to access unknown universes. And one cannot teach, without opening up the gates to the world of his own … Read moreWhat «Opening Doors» means to Giorgia von Albertini
Story by Tanya König What does «opening doors» mean to you? It’s giving somebody a shot, giving an opportunity, opening a window. These doors are rarely the size of a gate, but small gestures that accumulate over time: An invite, a phone number, a small sponsorship. We have had many such doors opened to us … Read moreWhat «opening doors» mean to Florian Schaffner
Story: Tanya König Carola Wimmer (27) is a globetrotter sharing her impressions on Instagram and her blog cthesky.com. She started working as a flight attendant in 2010 and has since 2015, been studying Journalism and Media Management in Vienna. In 2016 she further expanded her horizons and spent some time in South Africa, volunteering for the … Read moreWhat does «Opening Doors» mean to Carola Wimmer?
Text and Photo: Tanya König Nick Mazrekaj (30) is originally from Kosovo and grew up in Switzerland. He opened up his living room in Zurich to his friends and extended it for members of the «Kasheme» – what he now calls his living room. He offers an eclectic space where DJ’s can play the music they love – … Read moreWhat does «Opening Doors» mean to Nick Mazrekaj?
Name: Fareena Chaudhry Role within TEDx: Co-Lead TedxZurich 2017 I look forward to a dynamic exchange between creative minds that are part of the wider Zurich community. The varied programme of side events, live art sessions and talks will provide the perfect platform for discussion and the exchange of ideas. The venue for the Festival – … Read moreForward Festival – Win 5 Tickets
Featured talk We find ourselves astonished by the rapid development of mobile phones. Yet for those of us thirsty for revolution the rate of change has recently seemed to slow down, with novelties merely iterating over processor speed, display size and camera resolution. While today every one of us carries a small ‘supercomputer’ in their … Read moreAllowing mobile devices to navigate and understand the world we live in – Simon Lynen | TEDxZurich
Original article here Als Auftakt der Zusammenarbeit hat die Zürcher Digitalagentur am Donnerstag rund 100 Gäste zum TED-Screening empfangen. TEDxZurich hat kürzlich die Lizenz erhalten, die gerade in Vancouver stattfindenden TED-Talks während eines eigenen Events exklusiv auf Leinwand zu übertragen. Als Non-Profit-Organisation ist TEDxZurich bei der Umsetzung solcher Anlässe auf Partner angewiesen. «Wir freuen uns, … Read moreGinetta und TEDxZurich – Partnerschaft eingegangen
TED2017: The future you explores the most pressing questions of our time and to imagine what our shared future might look like. From how we’ll work to how we’ll connect and interact to how we’ll collectively thrive in a world full of change, we’ll ask – and try to answer – the big questions of the … Read moreThe future you – In Zurich