Talks of TEDxBergen

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Honey, We Shrunk Your Job – the Future of Work | Adam Fletcher 

Adam Fletcher is a Berlin-based author from England who is interested in the evolving technology trends of our time and “the weird things humans do to each other when they think no-one else is looking.” A comedy writer based in Berlin. Adam’s topics are focused on Germany, entrepreneurship and technology, always with the much-needed humour involved. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

How to Mobilise 5 Million People to March for Values | Brit-Agnes Sværi

As the founder of the Women’s March Norway and a coordinator of marches in the U.S., Brit-Agnes Sværi has proven that with passion and engagement your actions can have an immense impact. Founder of Women`s March Norway, Oslo, and one of seven women who coordinated the 198 marches outside the U.S. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

Culture vs Safeguarding | Jasvinder Kaur Sanghera

Jasvinder Kaur Sanghera, a British-born of Indian descent, escaped a forced marriage at age 16 which resulted in her disownment by her own family. Since then she has fought against culture-based abuse and for embracing democratic values. Author, expert advisor and renowned speakers on the topic of forced marriage and honour-based abuse. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

How False Memories Corrupt Our Identities, Politics, and Justice System | Julia Shaw

Julia Shaw is a memory scientist at the University College London and author who will blow your mind with her ability to hack into peoples ́minds. She will explain what memory illusions are and why there might be a past that never was. A memory scientist at University College London who loves to dispel misconceptions and challenge notions of reality. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

Empathy in Action | Belinda Parmar

Belinda Parmar is an entrepreneur from the UK and the founder of Little Miss Geek, which inspires young women to become tech pioneers, and The Empathy Business, which teaches businesses about empathy. Entrepreneur from the UK. Founder of Little Miss Geek, that inspires young women to become tech pioneers and The Empathy Embassy which teaches businesses about empathy. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

Social Media Savvy | Mark Shephard 

Mark Shephard is a Senior Lecturer from the School of Government and Public Policy at the University of Strathclyde with a keen interest in people’s “less than optimal” online behavior. Social Researcher and senior lecturer in politics at the School of Government and Public Policy, University of Strathclyde. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

Emotional Intelligence – The Key to Success | Tazeen Ahmad

After working 20 years for the BBC and other media, Tazeen Ahmad wanted to “help individuals also make sense of their stories”. She wants people to understand and use emotional intelligence to their advantage. Award winning journalist and author who has been working for renowned TV channels such as CNN as a foreign correspondent. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

How Ambition Saved my Life | Kimberly Larsen

Her troubled past with drugs, no real home and having a child at age 17 were the reasons behind Kimberly Larsen‘s success today because her ambition saved her life. Norwegian actor, TV-host and film producer, with a story of how a tough start can turn to a successful future. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

If Women Had Been the Social Architects of Football | Rikke Rønholt & Majken Gilmartin

Majken Gilmartin and Rikke Rønholt have both been professional athletes who realized the lack of social issues in sports. That ́s why they founded the Global Goals World Cup “to give women a new sense of meaningfulness, belonging and power through sport”. Founder of Eir Soccer, an NGO that uses the world ́s biggest sport, football, to reach the world’s most important goals, the United Nations Sustainable Development goals. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

Original Practice – Shakespeare’s Craft | Ben Crystal

Ben Crystal is fascinated not only with the writing, producing, and performing of Shakespeare plays but also with how the theatres built 400 years ago might contribute to our entertainment experience today. English actor, author, producer and linguistic expert, most famous for performing and promoting William Shakespeare. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx