CITYx


A school about everything

Everybody is talking about lifelong learning and how important it is. A whole generation is growing up with the mindset to never stop developing, professionally and personally. Still, if you finish your studies and look around for new exciting things to learn, you will discover that there is not much […]


What do locals miss in Vienna? 2

To improve urban spaces and make cities more enjoyable, citizens need to be empowered to change their own environment. The first step in this process is to explore and define what we, the inhabitants of our cities, are lacking. During the CITYx conference, we asked YOU what is missing in […]


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 […]


Vienna worth spreading: win tickets while making art. 2

CITYx is TEDxVienna’s annual salon event concerning all things urban. This year it´s all about the cities of the future and the future of cities. Nine amazing speakers will talk about their vision of future urbanism in the well-known TED manner. But there will also be an interactive exhibition area, delicious […]


“Creating experience” – An interview with Christoph Schmidt-Mårtensson

What do our speakers do when they are not just about to hit a TEDxVienna-stage? Christoph Schmidt-Mårtensson, who gave an inspiring talk about participation in urban spaces at CityX in September, is founder and CEO of the Austrian award-winning new-media-company create.at. We met him to chat about his “daily business” […]


Introducing: Kovacsova X Mårtensson

In one week our next TEDxVienna conference will take place, where several topics on the rapid development of our city will be discussed. Amongst our array of speakers such as Pedro Gadanho and Herr Finnland, Veronika Kovacsova  and Christoph Schmidt-Mårtensson will also take the stage to share and talk about […]