As part of TEDxAmsterdam, newspaper NRC Next hosted a special challenge. Readers could enter their own idea for a 3-minute TED talk, and the winner was invited to speak on the TEDxAmsterdam main stage.
Architect Gaston Peer won the challenge and presented his vision for Icon Beach on the TEDxAmsterdam stage.
TEDxAmsterdam took place on November 20, in the Royal Tropical Institute in Amsterdam. The Royal Tropical Institute aims to contribute to sustainable economic development, health, poverty alleviation, sharing knowledge, cultural preservation and cultural exchange.
President Jan Donner explains.
As part of TEDxAmsterdam, Folia, the newspaper of the University of Amsterdam, hosted a special challenge. Students could enter their own idea for a 3-minute TED talk, and the winner was invited to speak on the TEDxAmsterdam main stage.
Emma Bruns, a medical intern at the AMC Academic hospital won with an idea worth sharing: why don't we memorize important procedures with music?
Rafaël Redczus is one of the founders of Yellowbird, a company specialized in 3D video recordings. Yellowbird technology allows for a totally interactive 3D view. A view that reaches beyond today's standard perspective and that is experienced by viewers as if they are floating. Just like a bird soaring through the sky.