Opening Doors for Refugees in the IT Industry

In November 2017 on TEDxZurich’s stage Christian Hirsig, the founder of Powercoders, introduced us to this exciting and meaningful project: “impact lives by teaching how to code”.  The lives Hirsig and his team are willing to impact are those of refugees: by learning how to code, these people are not only able to get their … Read moreOpening Doors for Refugees in the IT Industry

How I have been advocating mental health to everyone but myself

by Naniko Kakabadze The other day a friend shared an article stating that we are running on a constant burnout as we try to optimize every second of the day. Many of my generation (29), myself included, are not very satisfied with our current professional situation and are trying to find a job which brings … Read moreHow I have been advocating mental health to everyone but myself

Think. Eat. Save. – How TEDxZurich made its catering more sustainable

Becoming a world connection-maker does not necessarily mean doing incredible things. Sometimes our daily routines can have an enormous impact, such as not wasting food and connecting with our local producers. As our guests at TEDxZurich will notice, no gipfeli will be served to welcome them. Instead, TEDxZurich aims to stimulate everyone’s metabolism early in the day with food to keep them fit … Read moreThink. Eat. Save. – How TEDxZurich made its catering more sustainable

Impressions from our volunteers

TEDxZurich Volunteers

Thinking about volunteering? Read more about what it means to be a volunteer at TEDxZurich and some of our volunteers’ journeys to TEDxZurich – straight from the horse’s mouth.   Peter Willi (Audience Experience Associate) attended his first TEDx  event as a visitor and was inspired by the team power and positivity. He quickly decided … Read moreImpressions from our volunteers