About Event

TEDxWroclaw is an opportunity to meet the greatest visionaries, the most fascinating speakers and the most interesting figures who, during an 18-minute speech, inflame the public with inspiring talks about their passions, revolutionary discoveries, extraordinary experiences.

TEDxWroclaw will take place on Saturday, May 16th, 2015 in Silver Conference Centre, right opposite Main Train Station. The theme of this year’s conference is: Wonderland. This international meeting with a diverse group of speakers will be held in English.

TEDxWroclaw is going to be a 7-hour event, so please apply only if you are able to attend the whole conference.

The registration was open till the 6th of May.

For those of you who will not get to the main event, we are preparing live streaming, so that you are able to watch the TEDx Talks online.

Speakers

 

Jacek Witkowski

Jacek Witkowski

Food & IT Entrepreneur

Maciek Lulko

Maciek Lulko

Photographer

Marcin Czub

Marcin Czub

Virtual Reality Researcher

Margaret Ohia

Margaret Ohia

Linguist & Intercultural Trainer

Matt Burdynowski

Matt Burdynowski

Singer & Vocal Coach

Rafał Motriuk

Rafał Motriuk

Polish Radio Correspondent

Improkracja

Improkracja feat. Jim Williams

Improv Comedy

Magdalena Golachowska

Magdalena Golachowska

Dietician

Ewa Niemczura

Ewa Niemczura

Astrophysicist

Bartosz Żółtak

Bartosz Żółtak

Mathematician

Marcin Jaskowski

Marcin Jaskowski

Handpan player

Program


  • 11:00 – 11:30

    Registration and networking

  •  

    11:30 – 12:30
    Down The Rabbit Hole

    A song you could never sing (Matt Burdynowski)

    TED Talk

    Top priorities – is quality of your life among them? (Magdalena Golachowska)


  • 12:30 – 13:15

    BREAK

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    13:15 – 14:15
    Advice From A Caterpillar

    The power of your fridge (Jacek Witkowski)

    Three life skills – that you know but not always use (Rafał Motriuk)

    You look, but can you see? (Maciek Lulko)


  • 14:15 – 15:30

    BREAK

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    15:30 – 16:30
    A Mad Tea-Party

    TED Talk

    What is hidden in the starlight? (Ewa Niemczura)

    What I learned from 17 years of solving a mathematical problem (Bartosz Żółtak)

    How can you use virtual reality to reduce pain? (Marcin Czub)


  • 16:30 – 17:15

    BREAK

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    17:15 – 18:15
    The Queen’s Croquet Ground

    TED Talk

    Improv in Wonderland (Improkracja feat. Jim Williams)

    What it means to be Polish (Margaret Ohia)

    It’s all been a dream (Marcin Jaskowski)


  • 18:15

    Afterparty in Silver Conference Center