Entries by SimoneDeJong


Coming soon: TEDxScheveningen!

You don’t have to wait unitl October 4th for your next TEDx event! On May 24th TEDxScheveningen will take place for the first time. The program looks very promising and the TEDxDelft team is very much looking forward to the event our TEDx colleagues have organised. The line-up contains an artist, two ballroom dancers, a […]

Organize a Scrapheap Challenge 2012

Ever heard of Scrapheap Challenge? Scrapheap Challenge is an engineering game show broadcasted in the UK. In the show, teams of contestants have 10 hours in which to build a working machine that can do a specific task, using materials available in a scrapheap. In 2010, TEDxDelft 2011 speaker Rolf Hut organised a similar Scrapheap […]

Join the TEDxDelft 2012 Team!

At the moment, our Fundraising Team is looking for a pair of extra hands to help us connect with companies and organizations who share our commitment to ideas worth spreading.  Fundraising at TEDxDelft is first and foremost about finding partners who are willing to share means, not only money (although that would come in handy) […]

TEDxDelft teamToine Andernach – The power of silence

As a passionate performer coach I am lucky to work in the stimulating academic setting of Delft University of Technology. Since the first TEDxDelft in 2011, I have been a member of the TEDxDelft team, responsible for performer coaching. With a dedicated team of coaches we will support TEDxDelft performers to prepare a captivating and […]

Ambassadors TEDxDelft

We are pleased to announce that mr. Ehsan Turabaz of IKEA has joined our Board of Recommendation. Take a look at all our ambassadors: Bas Verkerk – Mayor of Delft Karel Luyben – Rector Magnificus TU Delft Francine Houben – Architect Wubbo Ockels – Professor for Sustainable Engineering and Technology TU Delft, former ESA astronaut […]