TEDx


Graham Shaw

Drawing? – Yes, you can

Are you having trouble with memorizing chunks of information? Perhaps even having trouble with accessing your stored information? Then let us introduce you to Graham Shaw, a communication coach from United Kingdom. Graham gave a remarkable speech at our big event about how everybody can learn to draw in order […]


TEDxVienna OUT THERE

OUT and over! 2

We are out of Volkstheater – It was a blast! Yesterday the TEDxVienna event “OUT THERE” took place at the Volkstheater. Réka Artner und Vlad Gozman took attendees on a journey of ideas. >3000 livestream viewers 1000 attendees 862 #TEDxVienna tweets 140 volunteers 100 conversations with the TEDxVienna Idea Bot 19 speakers 11 exhibitors […]


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5 ways of improving your listening skills

As life moves faster we tend to lose one crucial ability in order to connect with others and that is: listening. Do you remember who was the last person you were consciously listening to? And what do you remember from his/her talk at all? Julian Treasure, a business sound expert from the […]


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The sound of listening

Have you ever experienced this feeling that you are talking and talking and nobody seems to understand what you say? If so, this article about why to listen may be interesting for you. A wall between us Our ability to communicate complex information between individuals makes us humans a special tribe on this […]


CODING

Coding: How to bring ideas to life 1

Do you also have a lot of ideas you want to work on? We constantly think about new ideas that can bring our projects to life. In the digital era, this often means providing a proper framework for automatizing periodic daily tasks. Of course, this requires a lot of effort and […]


What makes a good life? Lessons from the longest study on happiness

Every time I faced a difficult turning point in my life I thought: “I would love to be able to see all possible ways my life would have changed if I had chosen in a different way”. Just like in the movie “Sliding Doors” with Gwyneth Paltrow where one could see a […]


Win the game of inequality.
An interview with Matthew Cooke.
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Matthew Cooke – What if you could win at life? Matthew Cooke has been working for many years as an actor, film director and writer and his work has also won the Best Writing Award from the International Documentary Association. Matthew has been invited to speak at the University of […]


The show must go on!

A lot of people are familiar with the booming novel called “Eat, Pray, Love”, written by Elizabeth Gilbert – an American author, novelist and essay writer, who had her break-through with that novel. The book was also made into a film by the same name. Nevertheless, her huge break also […]


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Living in the sky: the concept of vertical cities 1

Have you ever thought about world-wide increasing population? Yes sure, you may say, it is a topic you hear every day. Due to the explosion of the world’s population, humanity is facing the problem of feeding all the people on earth, providing them with clean water and finding the energy […]