TEDxOxford Speaker 2015 Fred Branson

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Fred Branson is the co-director of Amantani UK, a charity which works to improve the lives of Peruvian children. Since 2008, the charity has been working to bridge the gap between home and school for children living in Ccorca; a small Quechua district nestled high in the Andes of Southern …

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TEDxOxford 2015 SOLD OUT!

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TEDxOxford 2015 is now SOLD OUT!It all looks set to be another fantastic conference in a packed New Theatre – we hope you’re all as excited as we are!- If you missed out on tickets you can put yourself on the waiting list by contacting the New Theatre directly on …

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TEDxOxford 2015 Speaker Dr Alan Watkins

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We are delighted to announce that we will be hosting Dr Alan Watkins, an international expert on leadership and human performance. Drawing on his background as a physician and neuroscientist, as well as his broad mix of commercial, academic and technological abilities, Dr Watkins has used his expertise to advise …

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TEDxOxford 2015 Speaker Nat Ware

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We are delighted to announce that the economist, entrepreneur, and international development specialist Nat Ware will be speaking at TEDxOxford 2015. Nat is a Rhodes Scholar based at Oxford, whose research focuses on social impact, poverty alleviation, and the economics of happiness. He has lectured on innovation, strategy and global …

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TEDxOxford 2015 Speaker Grace Young

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All of our speakers have done amazing things in their chosen fields, but few have pursued their passion all the way to the depths of the ocean! Grace Young is an ocean engineer, explorer, aquanaut and scientist who spent an astounding 15 days living underwater as part of the Mission …

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TEDxOxford 2015 Speaker Kristina Murrin

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TED is grounded in its pursuit of innovation and inspiration, as is our next speaker, Kristina Murrin. Kristina helped build the fledgling innovation business, What If, into the worlds largest independent innovation consultancy. In 2007 she left What If to work as a Director for the Department for Universities, Innovation, …

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TEDxOxford 2015 Speaker Professor William Latham

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Professor William Latham is a computer artist – a role many would deem a contradiction! He is most well known for his Organic Art project where he uses genetic algorithms to produce beautiful, computer generated, organic life forms. Recently, Professor Latham has worked in games development and has been involved …

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TEDxOxford 2015 Speaker Professor Steve Simon

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Professor Steve Simon is a world renowned theoretical physicist who has worked at Harvard, MIT, and Oxford. He blends an exceptional knowledge for the field with an infectious enthusiasm that will excite, entertain, and educate. At TEDxOxford Professor Simon will be discussing his research into Topological Phases of Matter. Thankfully, …

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TEDxOxford 2015 Speaker Sama Dizayee

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Prepare yourself to be inspired by the brilliant Sama Dizayee. Sama is a female Iraqi journalist who has personally experienced war and years of political turmoil. She has actively been involved in the global TEDx community; particularly in Iraq where it has changed the lives of many young people. Sama …

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TEDxOxford 2015 Speaker Simone Barillari

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It is honour to have the creator of the Global Hamlet Project come to TEDxOxford 2015. Simone will speak on the inspiration behind this worldwide project to translate Shakespeare’s Hamlet into several languages. This unique project began in 2014 to mark 450 years from Shakespeare’s birth and will be completed …

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