TEDxOxford 2012 Videos: Ian Bremmer


Ian Bremmer is the president of Eurasia Group, the leading global political risk research and consulting firm. Here he gives the talk “The Rise of the Different: Why the Global Order Doesn’t Work and What We Can Do About It.” His analysis focuses on global macro political trends and emerging …

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Sam Levin


Sam Levin will be speaking at TEDxOxford 2012. Sam is a 2nd year undergraduate at Somerville College, Oxford and is our our youngest innovator speaking at TEDxOxford 2012. In 2007 Sam founded ‘Project Sprout’ with two friends from high school. Their idea was simple – to grow vegetables for the cafeterias of …

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Pernille Tranberg


Pernille Tranberg spoke at TEDxOxford 2012. Pernille is a Danish journalist, author and speaker. Her main interest lies in how society has and will change in the wake of digital media and new technology. She recently published a book, ‘Fake It’, on how one should behave in the age of digital media …

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Michael Tobin


Michael Tobin spoke at TEDxOxford 2012. As Chief Executive Officer, Michael leads the management of the Telecity Group, a FTSE 250 company, and the formulation and implementation of its strategy. Michael has over twenty five years’ experience in senior roles across the telecommunications and technology sector. Michaels’s business and thought …

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James Rhodes


James has no formal academic musical education or dedicated mentoring. He has released 4 albums, all of which have topped the iTunes classical charts. In addition he presented a Chopin documentary for BBC4 and recently presented and performed in his very own television series ‘James Rhodes: Piano Man‘ on Sky …

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Arthur Benjamin


Arthur Benjamin spoke at TEDxOxford 2012. Benjamin makes numbers dance. In his day job, he’s a professor of math at Harvey Mudd College; in his other day job, he’s a “Mathemagician,” taking the stage in his tuxedo to perform high-speed mental calculations, memorizations and other astounding math stunts. It’s part …

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Ian Bremmer


Ian Bremmer spoke about politics at TEDxOxford 2012. Bremmer is the president of Eurasia Group, the leading global political risk research and consulting firm. In 1998, Bremmer founded Eurasia Group with just $25,000. Today, the company has offices in New York, Washington, and London, as well as a network of experts …

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Nick Bostrom


Nick Bostrom is speaking at TEDxOxford 2012 on the subject of Philosophy. Swedish philosopher Nick Bostrom began thinking of a future full of human enhancement, nanotechnology and cloning long before they became mainstream concerns. From his famous simulation argument — which presents evidence for the Matrix-like idea that humans are …

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Claire Enders


Claire Enders spoke at TEDxOxford 2012 on the subject of Analysis. Claire is a top level telecoms and media strategy analyst. Prior to starting her own business, Enders Analysis, in 1997, Claire was Corporate Development Manager at Thorn EMI, Director of Corporate Development at TVS Entertainment, Director of Marketing for …

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