Vlad Gozman


Inventor of “the Pill” at TEDxVienna 2013

A brief history of contraception Antiquity: Ancient Egyptian women use a combination of cotton, dates, honey and acacia as a suppository, and it turns out fermented acacia really does have a spermicidal effect. The Bible and the Koran both refer to coitus interruptus (the withdrawal method). 1914-1921: Activist Margaret Sanger […]


Second round of confirmed speakers for TEDxVienna 2012

We’re merely 6 weeks away from TEDxVienna: INSTANITY! It’s been an incredible ride as this is our 3rd year and thus our 3rd yearly conference. In the past we’ve explored what it means to bridge the gap in business, communications and technology, and how to understand, cause or prevent a […]


First round of confirmed speakers for TEDxVienna 2012

This year’s TEDxVienna conference is approaching fast and will be a thought experiment around our technologically minted times. It will be a day of exploration into a not so distant future of INSTANITY. From instant global information exchange to bionics and robotics, we will tackle the upsides and downsides of […]