Engineering a website is equal parts vision and adaptation ... responding both to how users navigate the site and what new goals of the organization have emerged. Rochelle King, the senior designer at Spotify, was recently challenged to combine the many mismatched interfaces of Spotify into a single harmonious layout. She walks us through the pr...
Stuart Brown's research shows play is not just joyful and energizing -- it's deeply involved with human development and intelligence. Through the National Institute for Play, he's working to better understand its significance.
In her brutally honest, ironically funny and widely read meditation on death, "You May Want to Marry My Husband," the late author and filmmaker Amy Krouse Rosenthal gave her husband Jason very public permission to move on and find happiness. A year after her death, Jason offers candid insights on the often excruciating process of moving through ...
In this deeply moving talk, Lucy Kalanithi reflects on life and purpose, sharing the story of her late husband, Paul, a young neurosurgeon who turned to writing after his terminal cancer diagnosis. "Engaging in the full range of experience -- living and dying, love and loss -- is what we get to do," Kalanithi says. "Being human doesn't happen de...
About this event: Our fourth annual TEDxHongKong conference will explore unique and unconventional perspectives on relationships and relating to everything inside and out.
Be challenged and inspired, question and revisit your relationships with people, ideas, things, time, experiences and yourself!
Event details: Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong · December 14, 2013
Veterinarian, dog trainer and animal behaviorist Ian Dunbar understands our pets' point of view. By training dog owners in proper conduct (as much as he trains the dogs themselves), he hopes to encourage better relationships with dogs -- not to mention their friends and children, too.
Peter Donnelly is an expert in probability theory who applies statistical methods to genetic data -- spurring advances in disease treatment and insight on our evolution. He's also an expert on DNA analysis, and an advocate for sensible statistical analysis in the courtroom.
About this event: What is Peace Innovation? We define it as the application of social capital and technology used to decrease hostility, increase the existence of healthy interpersonal and international relationships, promote safety in matters of social or economic welfare, and further the acknowledgment of equality and fairness in political relationships.
Event details: Hayward, California, United States · May 19, 2011
About this event: After our very successful first TEDx Glasshouse Christian College event in 2016 which focussed of the world of the future, we are delving into the power of relationships in our world.
Our theme for 2017 is, “CONNECTED”, with a focus on ideas that change the world through our relationships with each other, the environment, work, technology and a...
Event details: Beerwah, Queensland, Australia · November 1, 2017
Speaking up is hard to do, even when you know you should. Learn how to assert yourself, navigate tricky social situations and expand your personal power with sage guidance from social psychologist Adam Galinsky.
About this event: This year's theme is all about relationships between all things, and the perceptions we have about these relationships.
We want to share new perspectives with you, and trust that you will be greatly inspired by our speakers, who will challenge your perceptions.
Event details: Laval, Quebec, Canada · May 23, 2018
Tanya Menon speaks, writes and consults on collaboration. Her research focuses on how people think about their relationships and the habits that allow them to build positive connections with other people.
For the past 70 years, scientists in Britain have been studying thousands of children through their lives to find out why some end up happy and healthy while others struggle. It's the longest-running study of human development in the world, and it's produced some of the best-studied people on the planet while changing the way we live, learn and ...
About this event: Meet new people to discover new values. Discover new side of you and express it to others.
TEDxKobe Salon Vol.3 provides you with opportunities to discover the relationships between values, cultures, communities and you.