Every month, we’ll be introducing a member of the TEDxZurich Team through their favourite TED Talk. This month, we’ve caught up with Gintare Simkute, Head of Volunteers. When was the last time you tried something new? Every day, lots of ideas spring to mind, but none of them are realised. The problem is that they … Read moreGintare’s Favourite TED Talk: Try Something New For 30 Days
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
TED is trying something new, and would love everyone to witness it. The first of a series of TED Dialogues as a response to current political upheaval. In the first session Chris Anderson spoke with the extraordinary historian Yuval Noah Harari, author of Sapiens and the upcoming Homo Deus. His views on what’s happening now, and what’s to come, are … Read moreTED Dialogues last Wednesday, live online
TED Dialogues: An urgent response to a dangerously divisive time Original post here These are astonishing days. Amid rapid-fire policy changes, America has grown even more divided; similar divisions are spreading across the world. Vitriolic rhetoric roars from all sides, and battle lines are hardening. We aren’t listening to one another. Is there space left for … Read moreTED Dialogues: The need for ideas—and listening—has never mattered more.