Have you seen the new TEDxUofG video?

Are you interested in some Behind The Scenes photos from our shooting weekend? It involved 10-12 hours-long workdays, shooting at 30 different locations with the whole team behind TEDxUniversityofGlasgow 2018 | Press Pause to Begin, and also an exciting afternoon at the Unit 23 Skatepark, with Hector Spencer-Wood (aka the BMX guy in our storyline)….

Are You Ready for Thursday?

Are you ready to share… some serious dance skills? To celebrate our fast approaching main conference, we’re holding a launch party at Qudos in the QMU! Although our theme is ‘Press Pause to Begin’, this evening should definitely have one buzzing beat! Get ready for a night packed with live music performances, including Northern Central,…

Happy 2018!

It’s that time of year again… New Year’s resolution time! Looking back at 2017, many of us like to make resolutions, to imagine what we can change, improve, and master in 2018. Maybe you’ve bought some squeaky clean, new trainers for that gym membership card lying somewhere in your room. Maybe this year you plan…

Happy holidays from us to you!

It’s that time of year again! The rain has turned to – well – colder rain. The wind has turned to icy gusts, and the sky has turned silver with stars (when it’s not cloudy or rainy). So, just like us here at TEDxUniversityofGlasgow, you’ve probably noticed that it’s winter. And when it’s cold outside…

Stressed? De-stress.

It’s that time of year again! Can you feel it? The tension in your spine? The ache in your fingers from typing those last essays, writing those final notes, thumbing through those endless papers to find that quote you remember someone said at some point  in some book somewhere? If you don’t feel it, that…

Thirsty for opportunity?

Title: Thirsty for an Opportunity Are your hands shaking and is your mouth dry? Are you standing in front of hundreds of people – an audience – all waiting to hear your voice, to hear your ideas, to listen to your passions and to understand your journey? Would you like to be? Come join TEDxUniversityofGlasgow…

All Kinds of Minds

On Thursday, the 9th of November, the TEDxUniversityofGlasgowSalon team will host its second mini-conference of the year. This time the focus will be on mental health, the stigma that surrounds it and the lives of people with ‘All Kinds of Minds’. The speaker lineup is the following:   What the pluck? Coming out proud with…

Press Pause to Begin

7.15: The alarm goes off. You look at your phone. Five emails since you closed your eyes and fell asleep last night – a record low for you. One text and three messages, mostly in the form of emoticons and never-ending, repetitive GIFs. But it’s 7.15 so you set a new alarm for 8.00 and…

Humans Need Not Apply Follow Up

We hope that many of you enjoyed TEDxUniversityofGlasgow’s first salon event, Humans Need Not Apply. If you missed the mini-conference then here is a brief synopsis of what was covered. Alessandro Vinciarelli, Katerina Manoli, and Alexandre Cohen led the evening with an intriguing – sometimes frightening and sometimes awe inspiring – discussion about the future…

Salon Event: Humans Need Not Apply

TEDxUniveristyofGlasgow Salon Team is hosting a mini conference this Tuesday, the 10th of October. The conference will focus on the advancement and implications of artificial intelligence. Take a look at the speaker lineup: Can robots read our minds? – Dr Alessandro Vinciarelli Technology has come a long way, and its potential is even further reaching….

Who are we?

‘Who’ is TEDxUofG Some of you may wonder who turns the working dials of TEDxUniversityofGlasgow. Perhaps you are curious about what it is, exactly, that we do. Maybe you are planning to apply for one of our Brand Ambassador positions and you would like to see your future TEDx teammates. Whatever stimulates your curiosity, hopefully…

It’s that new beginning time of year again!

Welcome back to a new year at TEDxUniversityofGlasgow! As promised, our team has been working hard throughout the summer. We have prepared a thrilling portfolio of events and opportunities for you to discover, enjoy, and engage with. This year is beaming with brilliant ideas worth sharing! Our year has begun with an impressive start at…