6 things you should know before going to TEDxVienna Brave New Space

 


This year’s TEDxVienna Brave New Space (official hashtag #TEDxVienna) will happen in less than three days.  Around 1000 people will celebrate the discovery of a “Brave New Space” this Saturday in the Volkstheater Wien. The speakers, the program, the performer, the exhibitors, the interactive sessions and YOU, our amazing audience will contribute to the main goal of the conference: We want to discover new paths and unexpected frontiers. We will set aside the answers we think we know and ask the questions we are afraid to ask. Let’s have a look now at what awaits you. Read more…

 
Posted by Alexandra Manoliu on October 29th, 2014
 

Humanity’s next quest: Unraveling the mystery of the human mind

 


Understanding ourselves is a deeply anchored human desire. We, as a profoundly social species, possess a wide range of highly complex cognitive skills. We can plan, comprehend situations, remember, learn, imagine, make decisions and interact with others. But how do we achieve all these tasks? And as a consequence, do we consciously act or are our actions an enforced outcome of neuronal activity? Read more…

 
Posted by Lisa Landskron on October 26th, 2014
 

Did you know that these speakers will join Brave New Space?

 

Brave New Space

Welcome to Brave New Space!

On November 1st, TEDxVienna invites you to question the established patterns and cycles that are ingrained in every one of us. The goal is to discover new paths and unexpected frontiers. We will set aside the answers we think we know and ask the questions we are afraid to ask. Humanity is at a crossroads, a perilous but hopeful time.

In this post, you will get to know another six exciting speakers who will discuss present and future challenges posed by the limited space and resources on earth. Read more…

 
Posted by Monika Abramczuk on October 23rd, 2014
 

Introducing: Stuart Armstrong & Roderick Miller @ BNS

 

Brave New Space

Welcome to Brave New Space

On November 1st, TEDxVienna invites you to question the established patterns and cycles that are ingrained in every one of us. The goal is to discover new paths and unexpected frontiers. We will set aside the answers we think we know and ask the questions we are afraid to ask. Humanity is at a crossroads, a perilous but hopeful time.

In this post, you will get to know another two exciting speakers who will be sharing their own vision of space. Read more…

 
Posted by Philipp Greiner on October 21st, 2014
 

Tree of Forty Fruits Project – an artistic way of preserving hundreds of fruit species

 

While the population and urbanization of the earth increases, the diversity of wild plants shrinks. A large pool of variation within each species has evolved over many years, all adapted to distinctive growth conditions, which increases the survival chances of the species in case of diseases or future climate changes. However today, the genetic diversity of the species is threatened due to destroyed natural habitats and an increased dependency on a few mass-produced species. Read more…

 
Posted by Monika Abramczuk on October 19th, 2014
 

Win your ticket to Brave New Space

 


On November 1st, TEDxVienna invites you to question the established patterns and cycles that are ingrained in every one of us. The goal is to discover new paths and unexpected frontiers. Together with 20 speakers, YOU will set aside the answers you think you know and ask the questions you are afraid to ask. Humanity is at a crossroads, a perilous but hopeful time.

If you haven’t had the chance to get your ticket for the 5th annual TEDxVienna conference, we have great news: TEDxVienna is giving away 2 x 2 tickets! Here’s what you have to do. Read more…

 
Posted by Alexandra Manoliu on October 17th, 2014
 

Get to know the next speakers @ Brave New Space

 

Welcome to the Brave New Space!

On November 1st, TEDxVienna invites you to question the established patterns and cycles that are ingrained in every one of us. The goal is to discover new paths and unexpected frontiers. We will set aside the answers we think we know and ask the questions we are afraid to ask. Humanity is at a crossroads, a perilous but hopeful time.

In this post, you will get to know 4 inspiring TEDxVienna speakers from the US and Germany.
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Posted by Bih Fon on October 15th, 2014
 

The career advice you probably didn’t get

 

Have you heard of Business Strategic Financial Acumen? After this inspiring talk you will know how important it could be for your career.

Ever felt like you are doing just about everything you can at work, improving your performance based on feedback, but you’re just not moving up, and you think to yourself “Why?”. Susan Colantuono shares an easy, but surprising piece of advice which you might not have heard before quite so plainly. Read more…

 
Posted by Steven McGuinness on October 12th, 2014
 

Meet the next 4 inspiring speakers at Brave New Space

 

Brave New SpaceWelcome to the Brave New Space!

On November 1st, TEDxVienna invites you to question the established patterns and cycles that are ingrained in every one of us. The goal is to discover new paths and unexpected frontiers. We will set aside the answers we think we know and ask the questions we are afraid to ask. Humanity is at a crossroads, a perilous but hopeful time.

In this post, you will get to know 4 more of our inspiring TEDxVienna speakers from Cyprus, USA, Sweden and beyond.

Read more…

 
Posted by Steven McGuinness on October 9th, 2014
 

Are globalization and sustainability mutually exclusive?

 


Globalization is frequently seen as defining current developments in economy, politics and cultures, but lately it seems to have become a dirty word. When lifting the cloak of negativity, however, it becomes apparent that it remains our choice what to make of it – and how we can apply it to create positive change in the world.
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Posted by Philipp Greiner on October 7th, 2014