Entries by Anne Blair Gould

TEDxDelft Women | May 29, 2015 | Coming soon

If you’re already getting withdrawal symptoms at the thought of waiting another year for the next TEDxDelft event, don’t panic! There’s another one coming in just three months. “Feminism has come and gone. Women are finally treated equally, earn the same salaries and get the same opportunities as their male colleagues, and basically, can have […]

TEDxDelft 2015 | Sodexo | Catering with health in mind

TEDxDelft is sponsored and catered by the huge French company Sodexo. The theme this year is food without waste. One of the great challenges of working in an international setting is getting the food right. People have many different tastes and cultural backgrounds, so doing the catering is already quite demanding, even without additional preferences […]

TEDxDelft 2015 | Microsoft | Using technology creatively

As one of the sponsors of TEDxDelft 2015, the Microsoft software company wanted to do more during the event. “Inspired by the world of technology,”says Marcel Timmer, Director for Developer Experience at Microsoft, “we invited various artists to come up with something more than a cardboard stand emblazoned with the name of the company.” So […]

TEDxDelft 2015 | DelftMozaiek | Here comes the sun

Kicking off the entertainment for TEDxDelft 2015, we have Delft mozaiek running a series of mosaic-making workshops. And the theme today is The Sun, People attending TEDxDelft are invited to grab a handful of brightly coloured pieces of ceramic or glass or stone and make a piece of sun. Following up on her successful talk […]

TEDxDelft 2015 Speaker | Patrick Rensen | Losing weight the ‘cool way’

Turn down the central heating and you’ll not only reduce the fuel bill, you’ll lose weight. That’s the extraordinary message behind Patrick Rensen’s  talk at the upcoming TEDxDelft event. As a Professor of Endocrinology at Leiden University Medical Center, Rensen studies the role of sugar and fat metabolism in diabetes and heart disease. In particular, […]