Category: Videos

How limitations are useful in art | Julian Fernandez | TEDxJIS

To truly enjoy a book, a movie, a song, we have to use our imagination. But what if the thing that an art form lacks is precisely what makes it appealing to us? Julian Fernandez explores this idea. Opening-reel animation...

/ June 14, 2019

How to sing Happy Birthday (better) | John Davey-Hatcher | TEDxJIS

Many people find “Happy Birthday” quite challenging to sing well. John Davey-Hatcher shares some ideas on how your singing can be improved dramatically on this simple song, which most people have sung (or attempted to sing) at various times of...

/ June 14, 2019

The Future of Medicine: More Sick Patients? | Farheen Shamdasani | TEDxJIS

More and more people expect to be treated with the best medical technology available, and more doctors want to provide the most advanced treatments possible. But what are the unforeseen outcomes? Farheen Shamdasani asks whether some advances will lead to...

/ June 14, 2019

Architecture: A Manifestation of Manipulation | Danielle Fernandes | TEDxJIS

Architecture is so powerful that it can trigger emotional responses. Giving examples from her own designs, Danielle Fernandes shows how architecture can be used to heal, drive and build communities. Opening-reel animation created for TEDxJIS by Alexander Finch with music...

/ June 14, 2019

How to overcome fear in life | Major Mohommed Ali Shah | TEDxCMRTC

Major Mohommed Ali shah shows how his forefathers and family inspired him to find his true purpose to overcome fear in his life Major Mohommed Ali Shah did his first play when he was 5 years old and has been...

/ June 14, 2019

Why Leaders should take their leisure seriously | Emilia Bunea | TEDxLondonBusinessSchool

Ever ditched a hobby to keep up with work? You may want to rethink that. Emilia Bunea, financial-services-CEO-turned-researcher, shares surprising findings from her research into major company CEOs and their “serious leisure”. Emilia Bunea is a leadership scholar and educator....

/ June 14, 2019

The positive side of negativity | Ashley Soebroto | TEDxJIS

In a world that values positive feelings, why is it that negativity has to be framed as “the bad guy”? Ashley Soebroto suggests that if thinking on the bright side hasn’t helped, being a little pessimistic just might. Opening-reel animation...

/ June 14, 2019

Facing life and death, with cancer | Kat McHale | TEDxExeter

How would you live if you knew you might die soon? Kat McHale has been forced to confront her own mortality since being diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 34. In this deeply personal talk, she reflects on...

/ June 14, 2019

A Garden of Melodies | Sadhvika Viswanath | TEDxJIS

Sadhvika Viswanath performs and talks about Bharatanatyam, a classical Indian dance form. Set in the gardens of Brindavan, the piece is an ode to the Hindu deity Krishna and his melodious flute. Opening-reel animation created for TEDxJIS by Alexander Finch...

/ June 14, 2019

How to create a chance to shine | Joep Langen | TEDxYouth@HNLBilthoven

Op het pleintje voor het pand van Koeckebackers in de Amsterdamse Cabralstraat in De Baarsjes hangt een zoetige baklucht. Oprichter Joep Langen (35) staat binnen schuim op te kloppen voor een cappuccino en zegt: "Na een werkdag zit die koeklucht...

/ June 14, 2019

Ready, Set, Work! | Rutendo Munatsirei | TEDxLangaraCollege

Hear how Rutendo Munatsirei, a Zimbabwean international student, is preparing for a lifetime of work and dedication. Rutendo Munatsirei is a 3rd year international student at Simon Fraser University. Born and raised in Zimbabwe, she moved to Vancouver to study...

/ June 14, 2019

How being unqualified can be your secret weapon creating impact | Joel Hansen | TEDxLangaraCollege

Joel Hansen is business development manager, veteran conference planner and lover of all things digital who thrives on bringing people together. Learn how he was able to channel his lack of qualifications to be his secret weapon for creating amazing...

/ June 14, 2019

Passion as performance | Phoebe Padrina | TEDxMaplesMetSchool

Performance by Garden City Collegiate student at TEDxMaplesMetSchool. Phoebe Padrina is a student at Garden City Collegiate This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at...

/ June 14, 2019

Patriarchy, racism, and colonialism caused the climate crisis | Jamie Margolin | TEDxYouth@Columbia

We usually think of climate change as a standalone issue that started with the Industrial Revolution. But, in fact, to stop the climate crisis, we first have to dismantle the systems of oppression that caused it. Jamie Margolin is an...

/ June 14, 2019

The Selfless Side of a Selfish World | Riya Bansal | TEDxYouth@UCVTS

Riya Bansal, a high school sophomore, investigates how self-interest makes the world go 'round. We all are very different people and desire very different things, and our self-interest is perceived as a counterproductive force. Yet, in a world full of...

/ June 13, 2019

Technologies of control and our right of refusal | Seeta Peña Gangadharan | TEDxLondon

Most of us don’t realise how much digital systems govern access to our basic public services, like education, health and housing. Even more terrifying is how much data is collected about us and used without our knowledge. In 2011, while...

/ June 13, 2019

My brain isn’t broken | Tashi Baiguerra | TEDxLondon

In March 2018, 21 year old Tashi Baiguerra received a diagnosis that would finally allow her to understand why she wasn’t always able to make sense of things that everyone else seemed to find straightforward. Symptoms and characteristics that she...

/ June 13, 2019

Why Bad Decisions Make for the Best Stories | Dev Patel | TEDxYouth@UCVTS

Bad decisions are present at every turn in our life. They are things we regret. Then why do we love to hear about them so much? Dev Patel analyzes how bad decisions are interwoven into storytelling and our daily lives....

/ June 13, 2019

The Magic Within… That Illuminates The World | Raghu Rai | TEDxGateway

When you begin to focus inward and your other eye looks at the world outside …when both the eyes begin to realign in unison… the transformation offers you revelations and insights for the unseen and unknown. Raghu Rai in search...

/ June 13, 2019

Kendimi Bulma Yolculuğum | Buket Ela Demirel | TEDxBahcesehirUniversity

Buket Ela Demirel TEDxBahcesehirUniversity konuşmasında kendini bulma yolculuğunu ve engelsiz iletişimin değerini anlatıyor. Nisan 2019 - Zorlu PSM - İstanbul #KırılmaNoktası İşaret dili ve sağır toplumundaki kültürel-sosyal degisimler üzerine çalışmalar yapan araştırmacı sosyolog olan Demirel, 2013 yılında Mimar Sinan Güzel...

/ June 13, 2019