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Theme: Magic

This event occurred on
April 25, 2014
10:00am - 6:00pm BST
(UTC +1hr)
London, LND
United Kingdom

Arthur C. Clarke famously observed that advanced technology is "indistinguishable from magic”. He also said that the only way to discover the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them, into the impossible.

Beyond technology, there is the magic that leaves us in states of marvel, such as in a work of art, a groundbreaking scientific discovery or a new business venture. And then there is the simple magic of humanity, when we witness individuals and groups who spark awe-inspiring change of not just people, but of entire societies and value systems.

TEDxLondonBusinessSchool 2014 is going to take you on a journey of discovering the impossible and unmasking all aspects of magic. Our full day of talks will look at the past, present and future of innovation in technology, business, media, music, science and more!

Join us at TEDxLondonBusinessSchool 2014, where we will bring together some of the most adventurous, innovative and imaginative thinkers, makers and doers out there to uncover, explore and push the limits of the impossible and share new ideas on magic, in all its forms.

Royal Geographical Society
Royal Geographical Society
1 Kensington Gore
London, LND, SW7 2AR
United Kingdom
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Organizing team


London, United Kingdom


  • Karen Saba
    Creative Director and Co-Chair
  • Farrah Hamid
  • Santi Perez Olano
    Communications Team
  • Erin Summe
    Communications Team
  • Viktoria Oushatova
    Communications Team
  • Khyati Sundaram
    Communications Team
  • Arnaud Haines
    Speakers & Program
  • Buket Unat
    Speakers & Program
  • James Plumb
    Speakers & Program
  • Adam Mirels
    Speakers & Program
  • Natalie Kamenetsky
    Operations team
  • Jon Podvin
    Operations Team
  • Akarsh Kattingeri Hebbar
    Operations Team - Treasurer
  • Andre Fromyhr
    Sponsors & Partners
  • Diogo Guerra
    Sponsors & Partners
  • Aldo Spaini
    Sponsors & Partners
  • Julia Wang
  • Jean Hocke