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TEDx Comes to Reykjavík

TEDx, a global set of conferences with the slogan ‘ideas worth spreading’ will be held in Reykjavík this afternoon.

rvk_sunrise_nov_2012_goReykjavík. Photo: Geir Ólafsson/Iceland Review.

The event, to be held at Arion bank, will include presentations on a wide variety of subjects, from slow food to urban planning and prosthetics.

TEDx events are held around the world and are planned on a community-by-community basis. A total of 229 TEDx events were held in 63 countries last month.

The full program:

Andire Nordgren: Participation as Design Space

Björn Jónsson: Crowd Visioning—Power and Potential

Dominique Pledel Jónsson: Slow Food—Good, Clean and Fair

Dr. Kári Stefánsson: The Making of Man

Guðmundur Fertram Sigurjónsson: Regenerating our Bodies

Halldóra Hreggviðsdóttir: Incorporating Nature in Urban Planning—a Cooperative Approach

Jess Myra: The Future of Our Digital Self

John Nicholls: How to Create a Fantastic Working Environment in Your School

Jón Páll Eyjólfsson: The Real Virtual—Predicting and Programming Life

Kjartan Pierre Emilsson: Sculpting Patterns of People

Margrét Pála Ólafsdóttir: Not only Children; they are Boys and Girls

Össur Kristinsson: Unconventional Prosthesis and Unconventional Boat Hull

Sigga Heimis: Design and our Social Responsibility

Úlfur Hanssson: Music in Space


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