In this highly inspirational talk, Rupert inspires people to untag from the easy option of saying “I can’t” and venture into the real world of unlimited possibilities that are constrained only by your own belief and confidence. Rupert Picardo is the founder and director of d’frens Consulting, an employee experience and team building organisation founded
Nnamdi explores how African Innovation truly has the potential to change the African narrative, as well as global and pan-African trends shaping the landscape in Africa. He is also the founder of the Disrupting Africa Encyclopedia, an online platform dedicated to identifying the 30 million Africans who can change the narrative and legacy of Africa.
People do business with those they know and trust. Ben shares insights about the currency of trust in business and life, providing timely antidotes to help the concepts stick. Ben Pankonin is a serial entrepreneur and the CEO/Cofounder of Social Assurance, a software company that helps over 1,000 banks and investment firms to market faster.
Juan Enriquez, a TED All-Star, futurist, author, venture investor and business leader, thinks and writes about the profound changes that genomics and other life sciences will bring in business, technology, politics and society. A broad thinker who studies the intersections of these fields, Enriquez has a talent for bridging disciplines to build a coherent look
The phrase “Follow your Passion” is one of the top pieces of career advice that was offered to those who is thinking about going down the entrepreneur route. But, here comes the thought, is passion enough to be a successful entrepreneur? Let’s hear from the Founder of Ultron Sportswear Asia Pacific, Mr Marc Chua, to
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organised by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx In this talk, Laurenti highlights the failure of the fashion tech designers in understanding consumers, the need to decouple fashion from environmentally damaging petrochemicals and other synthetics, and how the key
Guy traces the “energy of life” through its biological, physical, and spiritual manifestations in his talk exploring the applications of energy throughout his personal life and his career in innovation. Guy Miller, MD, PhD is Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Edison Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Edison is a technology company focused on biological energy. The
Questioning what we “know” to be true is terrifying, but may be our only hope if want to advance ourselves. Michael Maresca, creator of One Voice, examines how fearless questioning led him to the discovery of a simple pattern in the human voice that changes everything for singers, speakers, voice scientists, and voice teachers. Michael
With his TED Talk about ‘Business by desire’, Jempi would like to raise awareness and inspire people to work less from fear and more from energy, strength and a meaningful dream or a joint desire. His story combines theoretical knowledge with insights and relevant practical experience. Not the standard examples that everyone cites, but cases
Scientists proposed an idea for cooling the planet in the 1960’s – mimicking volcanos by flying sulphuric acid particles into the stratosphere to reflect back some of the sun’s rays. Although it might work, understandably, lack of public acceptance has prevented further study. A refresh of the idea, using technically-advanced organic and biodegradable particles may