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…

We wish you all a wonderful summer holiday!

We would like to thank our many supporters, followers, and idea sharers for an exciting year at TEDxUniveristyofGlasgow! This last year has been filled to the brim with brilliance! In order to ensure this success again next year, this blog space is about to take a short break until mid-August. We are dedicating the summer…

Launch party recap to mark the final countdown to the conference!

With only 7 days left until the annual conference, we can hardly contain our excitement at the TEDxUofG HQ! Therefore, we thought a wee throwback to our Launch Party is the perfect way to mark the countdown to the conference! As you may have heard/seen/read around campus, we had our Launch Party at QMU with…

Introducing the Ticket Application System

Introducing the Ticket Application System – A Blog Repost from January 2016 In January 2016 we introduced a change in how we organise our TEDx events – we introduced the ticket application system. Below we’ve shared some thoughts by one of our previous Project Managers, Andrei Masca, regarding the introduction of this application system. Please…

‘One Step Further’ Open Auditions

About two weeks ago we had our Open Auditions for the annual TEDxUniversityofGlasgow conference that will take place on the 4th of March at our beautiful university. As some of you may know, this year’s conference theme is ‘One Step Further’ – 3 simple words that combined together have the power to convert our thoughts…

New Year, New TEDSoc

New year, new me. Is there a more repeated, or hated, cliche in the English language? The beginning of a new year brings optimism and a fresh start for most people. And in the case of TED Society, this is certainly true. The TED Society is having a facelift. From now on, events throughout the…