For the curious, adventurers, innovators,…
250 inspiring people from speakers to visitors.
12th of June 2016, from 13:00 to 21:00.
As various the topics, so the speakers.
A place to try things out and play.
Food & Drinks
Snacks and dinner from Austria to Syria.
Each and every day we all make about 20.000 decisions. Those decisions don´t necessarily change our lives dramatically, though our lives are constructs of the little choices we make every day. Thinking back we find that our lives could have run differently, if we decided on walking different paths by making different choices.
Each of our speakers was at that crossroad, consciously choosing to walk a different path. Those conscious choices can simply make our world a better place.
"Make your choice, adventurous Stranger, strike the bell and bide the danger,
or wonder, till it drives you mad, what would have followed if you had..."
Raphael Silva is a software engineer. He always thinking of ways to change people’s lives, pushing his limits to create meaningful projects through the use of technology.
Julian Pöschl lives and works as an event engineer and photographer in Vienna. As one of the founders of Train of Hope he engaged in the initial volunteering effort to help refugees at Vienna’s main station.
Born in California, Michelle is an 18 year old activist and non-apologist. In 2013 she served as Miss California High School Rodeo Association, and has since used her experiences as a way to advocate for body positivity.
David studied agronomy in Vienna. He is fully passionate with the topic vermicomposting and founded a company where he produces fancy wooden vermicompost-boxes for indoor use.
In England Cornelia fell in love with the concept of zero waste, especially concering food waste. When she came back to Austria she realized that the concept was not established which is why she finally founded Unverschwendet.
Bettina Steinbrugger & Annemarie Harant
Bettina worked as a project manager for Austrias leading platform for Corporate Social Responsibility. With that experience, she founded erdbeerwoche together with Annemarie.
Joana Reiterer has been working to prevent human trafficking in the past 10 years. Recently she has launched a social business model that would redesign the cashflow in the textile industry and beyond, giving vulnerable people more value and income.
Born in St. Petersburg, Russia Dimitrji moved towards bioinformatics and did his PhD at the Computational Systems Division of the University of Vienna. There he worked on the exciting dataset of a millennia-old mummy, offering a view into the Neolithic Europe.
Alma is a lawyer and advises clients on multi-jurisdictional international arbitration cases, and on cybercrime issues. She spent some time at the Int. Criminal Tribunal for former Yugoslavia, where those responsible for genocide and crimes against humanity in the region were brought to justice.
Dr. Jama Nateqi
Jama Nateqi is a medical doctor and co-founder of SYMPTOMA.com, a search engine for diseases. He started as an entrepreneur in 1999 at the age of 16 and co-founded with Thomas Lutz since 2002 several successful businesses attracting 0.5 billion visitors to their websites.
Singer & Songwriter
We will enjoy Moritz´ Piano Performance
guitarist Richard Oliver Gillissen, singer Florian Ragendorfer and pianist Benjamin Zumpfe
What you can expect:
|14:00||Start & Welcome
Cornelia Diesenreiter |Raphael Silva |David Witzeneder |Bettina Steinbrugger & Annemarie Harant
Alma Zadic |Julian Pöschl
Music: Moritz Gabriel
Joana Adesuwa Reiterer
Dimitrij Turaev |Jama Nateqi | Michelle Serna
|19:30||Buffet & After Drinks|
Your ticket includes:
- TEDx live experience
Talks of 10 outstanding speakers and several performing acts
- Food and Drinks
Next to snacks in the breaks we end our event with a huge Syrian & Austrian buffet
Look and feel the innovations of the speakers and our partners in our interactive corner
Get to know other participants, speakers, hosts & partners
- Designer Goody Bag
Filled with the one or the other surprise
- Entrance to the After Party
Sansibar (Sunken City), Donauinsel 1, 1220 Wien
Floating on the Danube river, the Bar | Lounge | Club “Sansibar” is a very special location for us and 2016 again the home of TEDxDonauinsel.
You have a tough choice to make? Send us your story and receive a funny answer where we´ll try to help you taking a decision.
(For serious requests please consider calling “Rat auf Draht” Tel. 147 or visit http://www.rataufdraht.at)
+ 43 664 7500 3960
TEDxDonauinsel is traveling to South Africa.