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?
[vc_row row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”full_width” angled_section=”no” text_align=”left” background_image_as_pattern=”without_pattern” css_animation=””][vc_column][vc_column_text]Right now, billions of neurons in your brain are working together to generate a conscious experience — and not just any conscious experience, your experience of the world around you and of yourself within it. How does this happen? According to neuroscientist Anil Seth, we’re all hallucinating all … Read moreHow your brain hallucinates your conscious reality
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
Location Do you want to be part of the TEDxZurich core team in charge of Location? Working to create a day of wonder, inspiration and awe in 2017? TEDxZurich is part of the global TEDx program of self-organized events that bring people together in the spirit of ideas worth spreading. It also organizes events where … Read moreOpen Position – Head of Location
Tony Porter is an educator and activist who is internationally recognized for his effort to end violence against women. Why you should listen Tony Porter is an author, educator and activist working to advance social justice issues. As the co-founder of A CALL TO MEN, Tony is internationally recognized for his efforts to prevent … Read moreA call to men – by Tony Porter