Willful blindness: Margaret Heffernan at TEDxDanubia 2013

Willful blindness: Margaret Heffernan at TEDxDanubia 2013

Willful blindness: Margaret Heffernan at TEDxDanubia 2013

Margaret Heffernan is an entrepreneur, author and CEO. After working for the BBC as a producer, she started and run five media and high tech businesses and now writes books, blogs and plays about how we work. She is a passionate believer in honesty, creative conflict and courage which are needed to overcome our fears and help us widen and enrich the people and ideas we were prepared to engage with. As a speaker and mentor she speaks about finding and managing high-achieving talent and innovation in organizations and the role of leaders in this process. She is Visiting Professor of Entrepreneurship at Simmons College in Boston and Executive in Residence at Babson College, and sits on the boards of several councils and private companies.
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In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and
  • Willful blindness: Margaret Heffernan at TEDxDanubia 2013
    Willful blindness: Margaret Heffernan at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Willful blindness: Margaret Heffernan at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Margaret Heffernan is an entrepreneur, author and CEO. After working for the BBC as a producer, she started and run five media and high tech businesses and now writes books, blogs and plays about how we work. She is a passionate believer in honesty, creative conflict and courage which are needed to overcome our fears a...
  • Fear and Dignity: Hesna Al Ghaoui at TEDxDanubia 2013
    Fear and Dignity: Hesna Al Ghaoui at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Fear and Dignity: Hesna Al Ghaoui at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Hesna al Ghaoui is an award-winning journalist and editor. She has reported news for the Hungarian Television from more than twenty countries, among them several war zones. Her work has received Hungarian and international recognition, among them the Prima Primissima award for excellence. She has made documentary films...
  • Out of the beatbox: Bartha Mark at TEDxDanubia 2013
    Out of the beatbox: Bartha Mark at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Out of the beatbox: Bartha Mark at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Bartha Márk érdeklődésének középpontjában az emberi hang zenei lehetőségeinek kiaknázása áll. A PTE Művészeti Kar Elektronikus Zenei - Médiaművész szakán tanuló zeneművész gyakran használja saját hangját alapanyagként, amiből kifinomult és komplexen rétegződő ritmusokat, zajokat, harmóni...
  • Duo Nimirum at TEDxDanubia 2013
    Duo Nimirum at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Duo Nimirum at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Duo Nimirum -- zongora-cselló duó: Álmodj új álmokat!
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    Két tehetséges, fiatal magyar zeneakadémista lány, Jámbor Janka (cselló) és Nagy Míra (zongora) pályájuk elején járnak, de már így is több évnyi közös kamarazenélés áll mögöttük. Bécs, Berlin és Budapest között oszt...
  • The New Silk Road: Paul Lacourbe at TEDxDanubia 2013
    The New Silk Road: Paul Lacourbe at TEDxDanubia 2013

    The New Silk Road: Paul Lacourbe at TEDxDanubia 2013

    China is currently on an upward trajectory to reclaim its status as a leading nation. Yet, the nation remains vulnerable due to the lack of control of its vital seaplanes. To address that vulnerability, the new silk road project is high on the agenda of China's global strategy of the 21 century. Should this project bec...
  • Water Alchemy: Attila Bodnar at TEDxDanubia 2013
    Water Alchemy: Attila Bodnar at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Water Alchemy: Attila Bodnar at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Attila Bodnár is an architect and the co-founder of Organica, a combination of new wastewater treatment technology with a new architectural genre. Organica plants are highly efficient facilities in which engineered ecosystems process the waste stream in odourless greenhouses with the look and feel of a botanical garde...
  • Vintage Tomorrows: Brian David Johnson at TEDxDanubia 2013
    Vintage Tomorrows: Brian David Johnson at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Vintage Tomorrows: Brian David Johnson at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Brian David Johnson The future is Brian David Johnson's business. As a futurist at Intel Corporation, his charter is to develop an actionable vision for computing in 2020. His work is called "future casting"—using ethnographic field studies, technology research, trend data, and even science fiction to provide Intel w...
  • The micro frontier: Benjamin Allanach at TEDxDanubia 2013
    The micro frontier: Benjamin Allanach at TEDxDanubia 2013

    The micro frontier: Benjamin Allanach at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Benjamin Allanach is a professor of theoretical physics at the University of Cambridge. He has realized a life ambition by working at the European particle physics lab CERN for two years as a research fellow. His work is focused on providing tests of theories of fundamental particle physics and the early universe and i...
  • Translating Words: Nermeen Shaikh at TEDxDanubia 2013
    Translating Words: Nermeen Shaikh at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Translating Words: Nermeen Shaikh at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Nermeen Shaikh is a broadcast news producer and weekly co-host at Democracy Now! in New York City. She was previously managing editor at the Asia Society. She has interviewed hundreds of figures from the academic, foreign policy, business, activist, and arts communities. She has also worked at nonprofit organizations i...
  • The Stuff of Life: Lee Cronin at TEDxDanubia 2013
    The Stuff of Life: Lee Cronin at TEDxDanubia 2013

    The Stuff of Life: Lee Cronin at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Lee Cronin FRSE is one of the world's leading researchers in inorganic chemistry. The focus of his work is understanding and controlling the self-assembly and self-organization of inorganic molecules and the engineering of complex systems leading to the emergence of system-level behaviours. His work has received many p...
  • Bolyki Soul and Gospel Korus at TEDxDanubia 2013
    Bolyki Soul and Gospel Korus at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Bolyki Soul and Gospel Korus at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Bolyki György zenész, producer. Csellistaként és jazz énekesként fellépett Amerika, Európa és Ázsia legnagyobb koncerttermeiben. A testvéreivel közösen alkotott Bolyki Brothers acapella együttessel a világ legjelentősebb versenyén (Vokal Total-Graz) az elnyerhető hat első díjból ötöt elnyertek, ...
  • A nehez ut: Zsolt Eross at TEDxDanubia 2013
    A nehez ut: Zsolt Eross at TEDxDanubia 2013

    A nehez ut: Zsolt Eross at TEDxDanubia 2013

    Erőss Zsolt hegymászó, a Mount Everest első magyar megmászója, számos magashegyi expedíció szervezője, csúcsmászója. Földünk tizennégy legmagasabb csúcsából kilencre sikerült eddig feljutnia. Hegymászó balesetben elvesztette jobb lábát térd alatt. Rehabilitációját dokumentum film követte a ...
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