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Posts tagged "TEDx"

TEDx: Beyond Fear: A Call For A New Journalistic Narrative

Journalism has long been associated with fear. News correspondents pile on grim story after grim story, determined to instill terror in their audience. Stephanie Hanes tells us why its time to reframe the narrative. Stephanie Hanes is an author and award winning journalist whose work has appeared in Smithsonian magazine, the Washington Post, Africa Geographic...

TEDx: Is there scientific proof we can heal ourselves? Lissa Rankin

About Lissa Rankin, MD: New age gurus suggest that we can heal ourselves by simply changing our minds, but is this concept grounded in cold, hard science? Lissa Rankin, MD explores the scientific literature, reviewing case studies of spontaneous remission, as well as placebo and nocebo effect data, to prove that our thoughts powerfully affect...

TEDx: Ronny Edry — Designing a vision of peace

Ronny Edry talks about a peace movement he created by simply designing a poster. As a graphic designer, he often uploads images he created to Facebook. One night, he decided that the escalating war of threats between the Israeli and Iranian governments had reached its peak and he wanted to send a new message: Iranians,...

TEDx: Digital Leadership, Empowering New Ideas: Sofie Sandell at TEDxUCL

Today I would like to speak to you about digital leadership and creativity in education. And for me digital leadership means that you know how to handle the new digital opportunities and that you learn how to listen to new ideas and suggestions.    

TEDx: Money makes the world go around, maybe not: Yasmine Khater at TEDxBarcelonaWomen

Since Yasmine was six years old, she wanted to change the world. She got involved in community initiatives and by time she was in high school, she raised 15,000 dollars for Children with Cancer. She joined AIESEC, the world´s largest youth organization, and became Middle East North Africa Regional Program Manager, empowering thousands of young...

TEDx Video: Exchange 2.0: Lucas Welch at TEDxTeachersCollege

Lucas Welch is the Founder and Chief Innovation Officer of Soliya, an international non-profit organization combining best practices for constructive dialogue with innovative application of new media technologies to foster greater cross-cultural respect and cooperation. Lucas is also a TED Fellow. Lucas asks very interesting questions in his talk, they make you think… By Mabl,...

Video: TEDx: No, No, No, No, No, Yes: Gideon Amichay at TEDxJerusalem

After graduating with honors from Bezalel Art Academy, Jerusalem, Gideon moved to New York where he persevered to realize his dream to design a cover of the prestigious New Yorker magazine. He’s the chief creative officer of one of the largest Israeli advertising agencies and recently published a book “No, No, No, No, No, No,...

TEDx: Shawn Achor: The happy secret to better work

We believe that we should work to be happy, but could that be backwards? In this fast-moving and entertaining talk from TEDxBloomington, psychologist Shawn Achor argues that actually happiness inspires productivity. Shawn Achor is the CEO of Good Think Inc., where he researches and teaches about positive psychology.

TEDx: Louie Schwartzberg: Nature. Beauty. Gratitude.

Nature’s beauty can be easily missed — but not through Louie Schwartzberg’s lens. His stunning time-lapse photography, accompanied by powerful words from Benedictine monk David Steindl-Rast, serves as a meditation on being grateful for every day.