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June 3, 2019

Interview mit einer Besucherin

Interview mit einer Besucherin: nach der TEDxDornbirn 2018: TEDxDornbirn: Marina, Du warst jetzt schon zum 2. Mal auf der TEDx Dornbirn. Darf ich fragen, was Dich zur Wiederholungstäterin macht? Marina K: Um genau zu sein ist es schon mein drittes Mal gewesen. Als die TEDxDornbirn noch im Designforum stattfand, musste ich früher gehen da ich…

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June 3, 2019

Was ist TED eigentlich?

Die Veranstaltung TED existiert seit dem 27. Juni 2006. Damals hatte Al Gore einen der ersten TED Talks auf einer Bühne gehalten und über heute noch relevante Themen wie Klimaveränderung gesprochen. Ihm ging es um Aufklärung und Lösungsvorschläge. Unter anderen hielt Hans Rosling, welcher den aktuellen Bestseller „Factfulness“ schrieb, einen Vortrag über die faktenbasierte Entwicklung…

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May 13, 2019

Sustainability – a buzzword to spread

Today it’s almost impossible to talk about development and the future without adding the buzzword sustainable. You see it added on fancy packaging in the supermarket, you read it in political articles and you hear business people talking about their new innovative sustainability strategy. The S word is no longer a word just used by…

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May 7, 2019

Inclusion in the province of Bludenz

Every morning at 7.45 am, the Sprungbrett Lädele in Bludenz awakes to life. When Dietmar, Sybille and Co. come in and start to work, a good and funny day takes its course. Plenty of ceramic and glass products, pictures, cards or wrapping paper as well as products out of wood, clay or candles fill the…

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March 19, 2019

Eye Contact – Face It: Break the distance

Contact without words. Our human nature. I look at you. You look at me. Go into yourself. Connect with yourself. Inspired by the artist Marina Abramovic and her performance, “The Artist is Present”, we – Dragana from mIGRA.kULTand Julia from Weltenplaner – provided an eye contact experience at the TEDxDornbirn event last summer. Marina Abramovic invited…

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March 14, 2019

Founder personality traits and what it has to do with being a woman

I believe that a startup founder needs to have a good balance combination of two personality traits. On the one hand, they need to be incredibly determined. Because let’s be honest, you have got to be confident that your idea will disrupt an industry and perhaps a tiny bit crazy to keep going when everyone…

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February 16, 2019

It all started in Morocco

We often get asked about how we find the speakers who share their ideas on the TEDxDornbirn stage. Well let me tell you one story of Sally Hammoud who spoke at TEDxDornbirn in 2018 about Devalue your Value: In April 2018, Sarah, our curator was invited to attend an European Union Project called YOUTH in…

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February 6, 2019

What is the future of lighting?

There was a time, not so long ago, that you had two choices with regards to your lights. They were either off or on. Then came dimmer-switches, and we enjoyed romantically lit dinners in our homes and focused on PowerPoint presentations in ambient darkness in boardrooms across the world. LED’s arrived giving us all more…

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January 30, 2019

The Power of Compound Interest

Have you ever experienced a feeling of anger when you read in the newspapers that the common wealth in our society is going to be distributed increasingly unequally in the future? Are you worried about the fact that it is unclear how the government will finance our pension when we retire at the age of…

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January 18, 2019

Join us in 2019. Call for speakers is now open.

TEDxDornbirn is already happening for the fourth time this year concentrating on the theme ‘it’s our turn’. It’s our turn to contribute towards our shared future. We believe that the right idea has the power to change the world. Ideas can influence our lives in many positive ways. This year, we are looking for ideas…

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