From TEDGlobal’s speaker list of more than 90 — including 18-minute talks, demos and TED U courses — 13 of our scheduled speakers already have TEDTalks online from previous TEDs and partners. To find them, check out our new theme, Speaking at TEDGlobal 2009, and watch archive gems from these returning speakers. All of these […]Continue reading
Why you should listen
Internet marketing pioneer Andy Hobsbawm was the European chair of the digital services firm Agency.com. He founded the first international Internet agency in 1994, and was a founder of Online Magic, a firm that merged with Agency.com in 1997.
Merging his passions for ads and the environment, he's a cofounder of the website Green Thing, which shares seven fun, punchy little (and big) ways to go green, using clever video and graphics to get across a message of accessible greening. He’s also a founder and the chief marketing officer of internet of things software company EVRYTHNG, which aims to give every physical object in the world it’s own intelligent identity on the Web.
Andy Hobsbawm’s TED talk
Andy Hobsbawm on the TED Blog
Ad man Andy Hobsbawm shows iconic images from the media that use creative thinking to help society change for the better. Then he shares a fresh ad campaign about going green — and some of the fringe benefits. (Recorded February 2008 in Monterey, California. Duration: 4:00.) Watch Andy Hobsbawm’s talk on TED.com, where you […]Continue reading