In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, selforganized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. Our event is called TEDxZwolle, where x=independently organized TED event.
André Kuipers - One habitat for mankind may not be enough
Maria Westerbos - Beat the Micro Bead
Thomas Rau - Circular Economy
Hellen van Rees - Artisanal Intelligence
Ton Zijlstra - Open data: get to know our ant hill
Heather Schlegel - The Experience of a Transaction
Hendrik Blokhuis - Value in Connecting
Paul Nijhof - The Retail Revolution
Tomás Diez - Fab Labs in the City
Peter Phleps - Would you accept to be driven by a computer?
Ed Brinksma - The Future of Academic Education
Edwin Dertien - Making Things Alive
Sibyl Heijnen - Create the New in the Already Existing
First Dutchman with two space missions to his name. Spent 204 days in space.
Plastic Soup Foundation. Taking a positive approach to complex problems for permanent change.
Director of Van Wijhe Verf, the largest independent paint producer in the Netherlands. Business Woman of the Year 2010.
Architect. Ranked nr.18 of the Top100 Dutch key players in sustainability. Founder of Turntoo, acts as a driver for the circular economy.
Fashion and textile designer. Her handmade fabrics are unique in their design and are made sustainably by using production left overs.
He is fascinated by changing the way we work, learn and organize in a fully networked and therefore more complex society.
A futurist, technologist and cacophonist. Focuses on the future of transactions and complementary currencies.
CTO Cisco. Passionate about the strength of interconnections between people "objects" and applications as drivers for innovation.
Paul Nijhof started at Wehkamp BV in 2000. In 2007 Paul was appointed CEO of RFS Holland Holding BV, the holding company of wehkamp.nl
Focuses on the use of digital tools for the transformation of physical reality to find a more fluid relation. FabLab Barcelona.
Deals with future developments and challenges relating to mobility across all modes of transport.
Rector Magnificus of the University of Twente. He will talk about "The Future of Academic Education."
Robots. Art. Music. Autism. Edwin will talk about boundaries, creativity, technology and skills.
Visual artist. Works wordwide. Her recent works involves a transformation of indoor and outdoor spaces.