Lilli Koisser


Talk of the week: The co-founder of Avaaz about new ways of activism – and business

Jeremy Heimans, the co-founder of Avaaz which is a platform to launch and share political campaigns, shares in this lively talk how the power balance in the world is shifting what new power is and isn’t what new power means for organizations and business and how old power is pushing back.


A new step to the Brave New Space: Meet 4 of our 20 inspiring speakers

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 […]


Because they would have done it for me: About leadership and safety

Have you ever heard of US Army Captain William D. Swenson? He recently received the Medal of Honor from US president Barack Obama for putting his life at risk to rescue other soldiers on a battlefield in Afghanistan. Not only did he run into the fire without a helmet on […]


10 ways designer Vivienne Westwood fights for change

Vivienne Westwood, the 73 year-old, orange-haired fashion icon, is one of the most anticipated speakers at the TEDxAmRing conference on May 30th in Vienna. Not only is she one of the world’s most important designers and influencers, Vivienne Westwood is also a political activist and fighter for environmental issues. „It’s […]


Discovering the different: How do other people live?

How do other people live? This question is probably as old as humanity itself. We want to know what other people do, eat, watch, read and experience – that’s why we are signed up for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. According to the social comparison theory, comparing ourselves to others helps […]