Rory Sutherland


Rory spoke at TEDxOxford 2012. He was also one of eleven speakers at TEDxOxford 2011. Rory is one of the most powerful men in marketing. Educated at Cambridge, he went on to become the Executive Creative Director and Vice-Chairman of OgilvyOne, and the Vice-Chairman of the overall Ogilvy Group. His revolutionary …

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Livescribes are an incredible trio of live illustrators who recorded each talk at TEDxOxford 2011 using only pens and paper with incredible results. Award winning graphic artists Rikki Marr, James Huyton and Chris Shipton all attended the conference, drawing out the concepts as the speakers gave their presentations. Check out the gallery …

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“With talks practically dripping with inspiration, it didn’t disappoint.” Those were the words used to describe TEDxOxford 2011 in a recent article in New Scientist. Feel free to read the rest here and remember to keep your eyes out, tickets for TEDxOxford 2012 go up for sale soon! To stay in …

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Aubrey de Grey

Aubrey de Grey was one of eleven speakers at TEDxOxford 2011. A true maverick, Aubrey de Grey challenges the most basic assumption underlying the human condition — that aging is inevitable. He argues instead that aging is a disease — one that can be cured if it’s approached as “an …

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Vidal Sassoon


Vidal Sassoon was one of eleven speakers at TEDxOxford 2011. Claire Crazier of OK! Magazine said in 1994: “There’s a name that’s so pervasive worldwide that it ranks up there with Coca-Cola, Levi’s and McDonald’s. It’s a name so integral to contemporary culture that it merits four Trivial Pursuit questions …

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Mike Soutar


Mike was one of eleven speakers at TEDxOxford 2011 presenting his talk ‘Don’t wait to be hospitalised before you start your own business’. Mike is the founder and CEO of ShortList Media, one of the most innovative and revolutionary magazine publishers in the world. A major player in the publishing industry, having …

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Charles Roberts


Charles was one of eleven speakers at TEDxOxford 2011, presenting his environmental charity, Greeenstar. Charles, an entrepreneur with a background in medicine, is shaking up industry with his new business Having recently been presented the Frost & Sullivan ‘Growth, Innovation & Leadership’ award following his talk at TED about …

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Kelly Cutrone


Kelly was one of eleven speakers at TEDxOxford 2011 presenting her talk ‘Cash, Conciousness and Capitalism’. Kelly is the founder and CEO of the world’s most prominent boutique fashion PR company, People’s Revolution, representing clients from Longchamp, Valentino and Bulgari to Agent Provocateur and Vivienne Westwood. Having appeared on reality TV shows …

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Chris Goodall


Chris was one of eleven speakers at TEDxOxford 2011 where he presented his talk ‘Why Media Plurality Matters’. Chris is a consultant to Enders Analysis, the UK’s leading media research business. He specialises in regulatory and public policy issues and spent much of the last year advising Enders clients on …

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Kevin Warwick


Kevin was one of eleven speakers at TEDxOxford 2011 presenting his talk ‘Cyborg Interfaces’. Kevin Warwick is a Professor of Cybernetics at the University of Reading and is at the forefront of research into Cyborgs. Having produced over 500 publications on research in artificial intelligence, control, robotics and biomedical engineering …

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