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Theme: Let the Games Begin!

This event occurred on
June 3, 2017
5:00pm - 10:00pm BST
(UTC +1hr)
York, York
United Kingdom

Have you ever heard the saying 'life is a game'? Watched 'Game of Thrones' or 'House of Cards'? Played the 'Game of Life' or lost £5 playing Poker with your friends? Played video games, board games, card games? Followed the Olympic Games or taken part in athletic competitions? Thought about mind-games and influencing people?

At TEDxUniversityofYork, we will explore the realm of games and dive deep into these topics. Let the Games Begin!

Here are the talks from the event:
Lisa Luxx -
Emily Morris -
Rowena Kasprowicz -
Mary Robison -
Kevin Pratt -
Dominic Spengler -
Alex Wade -

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University of York
York, York, YO10 5DD
United Kingdom
Event type:
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Alex Wade

Lecturer, Department of Psychology at the University of York

Dominic Spengler

Lecturer, Department of Economics University of York

Emily Morris

Student at UniversityofYork

Kevin Pratt

Personal Trainer, Athlete

Lisa Luxx

Poet, Philosopher and Journalist

Mary Robison

Student at University of York

Rowena Kasprowicz

Researcher, Department of Education, University of York

Organizing team


York, United Kingdom