How to introduce yourself | Kevin Bahler | TEDxLehighRiver

Translator: Manh Cao Reviewer: Denise RQ Thank you. Hello, my name is Kevin Bahler. I am the grant writer for Allentown Symphony Association. I always find that a strange way to introduce myself. It’s not that I don’t like my job – I’m very proud of it – but why is that our only introduction? […]

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The magic of handmade special effects | Colin Arthur | TEDxMadrid

The magic of handmade special effects | Colin Arthur | TEDxMadrid

Translator: Lucia J. Perez Reviewer: Denise RQ I’m a liar. I’m one of those guys that makes his living helping movie directors deceive the camera. You know, lying to the lens, making effects that you see on a film which you believe are real. I’m a liar, an illusionist, and a trickster. I’ve been doing […]

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Surviving Disappearance, Re-Imagining & Humanizing Native Peoples: Matika Wilbur at TEDxSeattle

Surviving Disappearance, Re-Imagining & Humanizing Native Peoples: Matika Wilbur at TEDxSeattle

Translator: Tammy Lynn Pertillar Reviewer: Elisabeth Buffard I am from the Swinomish and Tulalip tribe. I am here today to carry the message from the silenced. To show you some of Native America’s beauty. And to encourage our collective consciousness to reimagine the way we see each other. Can we re-learn to see as human […]

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Emergency shelters made from paper: Shigeru Ban at TEDxTokyo

Emergency shelters made from paper: Shigeru Ban at TEDxTokyo

Translator: Akinori Oyama Reviewer: Emma Gon Hi. I am an architect. I am the only architect in the world making buildings out of paper like this cardboard tube, and this exhibition is the first one I did using paper tubes. 1986, much, much longer before people started talking about ecological issues and environmental issues, I […]

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The Art of Stress-Free Productivity: David Allen at TEDxClaremontColleges

The Art of Stress-Free Productivity: David Allen at TEDxClaremontColleges

Translator: Martin Laclaustra Reviewer: Denise RQ The art of stress free productivity is a martial art. I’ll start with a quick little story. 1990. I took an overnight sailing trip with my girlfriend at the time to Santa Cruz island, that is part of the Channel Islands, at 26 miles off the coast of Santa […]

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A well educated mind vs a well formed mind: Dr. Shashi Tharoor at TEDxGateway 2013

A well educated mind vs a well formed mind: Dr. Shashi Tharoor at TEDxGateway 2013

Translator: Riaki Poništ Reviewer: Denise RQ I’m here to talk to you about Indian education, higher education in particular. But I’m actually going to start with demography. How many of you here are under 35? OK, that seems pretty representative of the country; 65% of India is under 35. How many of you are under […]

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How I memorize piano music | Jocelyn Swigger | TEDxGettysburgCollege

How I memorize piano music | Jocelyn Swigger | TEDxGettysburgCollege

Translator: Alice Spangaro Reviewer: Queenie Lee Jocelyn Swigger: Let’s talk about how you translate something like that into something like this. (Music: Chopin “Étude Op. 25, No. 2, in F minor”) The two questions that I get asked most often after I play a concert are “How do you make your fingers move so fast?” […]

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Tourette’s syndrome — why it doesn’t define me | TEDxAlbertopolis

Tourette’s syndrome — why it doesn’t define me | TEDxAlbertopolis

Translator: Bob Prottas Reviewer: Chryssa R. Takahashi Hello (biscuit) I’m Jess Thom, (biscuit) I’m an artist (biscuit) and part-time superhero. (biscuit, biscuit) I have Tourette’s syndrome (biscuit) a neurological condition (biscuit) that causes involuntary (biscuit) movements and noises called tics. (biscuit, hedgehog, biscuit) There are three things (biscuit) you need to know straight away. (biscuit) […]

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How to stop screwing yourself over | Mel Robbins | TEDxSF

How to stop screwing yourself over | Mel Robbins | TEDxSF

Translator: Judith Matz Reviewer: Tatjana Jevdjic Bigger welcome! Hello, San Francisco! TEDx – oh my God, blinding light! Hi, everybody! How are you? (Audience cheering) Fine?! Oh my gosh! Okay, so… My name is Mel Robbins, and for the last seventeen years, I have done nothing but help people get everything that they want. Within […]

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Hip-Hop & Shakespeare? Akala at TEDxAldeburgh

Hip-Hop & Shakespeare? Akala at TEDxAldeburgh

Translator: Judith Matz Reviewer: Sebastian Betti Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. If I could request the resetting of the clock, it’s on at four minutes at the moment, I presume from the one before… Fantastic! Okay! So, my name is Akala, I’m from the Hip Hop Shakespeare Company. And before we get into the philosophy […]

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