Are you the Fan of TED Talks ? If you answer NO, then you must check out the TEDTalks official website to get inspired on TED 🙂 . Technology Entertainment, Design is a small non profit devoted to idea worth spreading started on 1984. You can read more about TED in its about page. I just wanted to make my readers aware about the happenings in the TED conference and to share some thoughts.
TEDIndia talks will be made available for streaming by 15th November at TED Indiatimes. I am very much curious on seeing our speakers on TED Talks, and i am sure its the wish of every TED India fans. Inspiring Talks from great speakers is the special of TED. Have a look at the roster of amazing speakers who are going to join hands with TEDIndia in mysore session.
Updates from Day 1 can be viewed in TED’s Blog with snaps and talk description. Here some TED talks impressed me very much. You can add some more talks via comment as well.
Pranav Mistry is the genius behind SixthSense, a wearable device that enables new interactions between the real world and the world of data. This demo — from Pattie Maes’ lab at MIT, spearheaded by Pranav Mistry — was the buzz of TED. It’s a wearable device with a projector that paves the way for profound interaction with our environment. Imagine “Minority Report” and then some.
Nandan Nilekani is the visionary co-founder of Infosys, the host of TEDIndia. In this talk from TED2009‚ he talks about the four big ideas that will determine if India can continue its recent breakneck progress. Nandan Nilekani is the author of “Imagining India,” a radical re-thinking of one of the world’s great economies. The co-founder of Infosys, he helped move India into the age of IT.
You’ve never seen data presented like this. With the drama and urgency of a sportscaster, statistics guru Hans Rosling debunks myths about the so-called “developing world.” As a doctor and researcher, Hans Rosling identified a new paralytic disease induced by hunger in rural Africa. Now he looks at the bigger picture of social and economic development.