Michael Merzenich studies neuroplasticity -- the brain's powerful ability to change itself and adapt -- and ways we might make use of that plasticity to heal injured brains and enhance the skills in healthy ones.
Yves Rossy (watch his talk) is known as the “Jetman,” because he zips through the air on a pair of jet-powered wings. Last week, he flew around Japan’s Mount Fuji. Nine times. And then spoke to Business Insider about it.
Twitter co-founder Evan Williams (watch his talk) talks to The New York Times about his most recent venture, Medium -- ...
About this event: Our team is proud to present the third annual TEDxBrooklyn where attendees will explore this home we call Brooklyn. Constantly evolving digital environments allow communities to be built across previously impassable boundaries. This amalgam of online and analog living is reshaping how we interact with our neighbors as well as how we express ours...
Event details: Brooklyn, New York, United States · December 7, 2012
About this event: Showcasing the following speakers who are making a difference in our community during this challenging time.
Emily Jones Joanisse, CEO and Co-Founder of Connected Canadians
Michael Dixon, President and Founder of Canadian Funeral Peer Support
Jennifer Regnier, Owner/ Founder UnEarth Education Éveillée
Manali Scott, Spiritual Wellness Coach / Ow...
Event details: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada · June 9, 2020
Founder of the influential studio Morphosis, and co-founder of the Southern California Institute of Architecture, Pritzker Prize-winning architect Thom Mayne marries conceptual ideas with form, challenging the way we perceive structure, building and the environment.
About this event: We invited 6 speakers from different field. To get more ideas for local development. Speakers list is as below.
Gastronomy and education - Mr. Hsu Chung
Two hundred acre founder - Mr. Yang Wen Chien
Wisdom Hall Founder - Mr. Huang Guo Jien
Chinese old song advocate - Mr. Liu Guo Wei
Environmental Educator - Mr. Liu Shin Wei
Event details: Ilan, Ilan, Taiwan · August 29, 2014
Scientist, activist and athlete Rumaitha Al Busaidi empowers Arab women to step into spaces previously denied to them -- whether it’s a football field, volcano summit or the front line of the battle against climate change.