Philipp Greiner


What if we open-sourced the quest for curing cancer?

Personalise this! The customization of healthcare, with medicine tailor-made for each individual patient, belongs to the main research interests of current affairs. In this model, doctors aim to select appropriate therapies based on the context of a patient’s genetics. The patient, which Salvatore Iaconesi points out in our TED talk […]


Drifting towards infinity: 5 space stories to follow in 2015

Space travel has become en vogue again. Thanks to the critically acclaimed efforts of Christopher Nolans blockbuster Interstellar, ideas of empowering human expeditions across the universe are gathering interest at high speed – and as Stuart Armstrong pointed out at TEDxVienna 2014: “The sky is most definitely not the limit.”


Down Under Dreaming

When you think of escaping, you want to go away from what you currently have, where you momentarily are. For us Europeans, the furthest one could think of might be the other end of the world – Australia. While travelling to the distant continent, though, experiences are not limited to […]


#TBT: Your 3 favourite TEDxBlog articles of 2014

At TEDxVienna, we care not just about spreading ideas presented at our talks. Our bloggers challenge themselves regularly with the quest of finding interesting stories and curious pieces of information which strike a chord – with you. Thanks to the invention of #TBT we now get the chance to look […]


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5 inspiring TED talks to rewind yourself

This year is coming to a close. In December, TEDxVienna was all about rewinding ourselves – because every end is also a new beginning. Since we already neglected the traditional New Year’s Resolutions as an outdated cliché, we’d like to present 5 easy steps that will help you to prepare for a new […]