When: 26th May 2018

Where: Musical Theater Basel

How: Ticket sales are now closed. A limited number of General Admission (70 CHF) and 26 and Under (40 CHF) tickets will be available on the day (cash only). Please arrive early to allow time to register.

We'll look forward to seeing you there!


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2018 Speakers

Spend a day hearing about technology that pushes the frontiers of medicine; life stories of crossing multiple physical and cultural borders; enjoy engaging entertainers and be part of a multinational, multicultural audience.

We’re excited to now reveal that six of the diverse speakers joining this year’s TEDxBasel lineup include:

  Gabriela Friel , a 11 year old inspiring others through her love of unicycling

Gabriela Friel, a 11 year old inspiring others through her love of unicycling

 University of Basel Assistant Professor,  Prisca Liberali,  will be sharing her groundbreaking research at Friedrich Miescher Institute on Organoids and how these self organised stem cell systems will potentially provide insights into development and diseases as never before.

University of Basel Assistant Professor, Prisca Liberali, will be sharing her groundbreaking research at Friedrich Miescher Institute on Organoids and how these self organised stem cell systems will potentially provide insights into development and diseases as never before.

 Many of us may not be aware of the great cultural significance and impact the renowned Scottish poet, Robert Burns, has had on the English speaking world.  Liam Cox  is a passionate teacher and hopes his love for Burns' poetry will inspire appreciation from others too.

Many of us may not be aware of the great cultural significance and impact the renowned Scottish poet, Robert Burns, has had on the English speaking world. Liam Cox is a passionate teacher and hopes his love for Burns' poetry will inspire appreciation from others too.

 Cryptocurrencies have recently hit media headlines but how much do we know beyond the hype?  Morten Bech , Head of Secretariat at BIS and highly regarded financial expert, will speak about the future of cryptocurrencies and the potential for regulation.

Cryptocurrencies have recently hit media headlines but how much do we know beyond the hype? Morten Bech, Head of Secretariat at BIS and highly regarded financial expert, will speak about the future of cryptocurrencies and the potential for regulation.

  Suzanne Lucas  has spent over a decade in corporate human resources and is now a widely published writer on the subject. Her talk is on explaining the world of work and how she tries to help people have better careers.

Suzanne Lucas has spent over a decade in corporate human resources and is now a widely published writer on the subject. Her talk is on explaining the world of work and how she tries to help people have better careers.

 To many,  Raphael Gielgen  seems like he has the dream job everyone wants. As a trend scout and researcher for Vitra, Raphael’s global travels and discoveries informs Vitra’s approach to improving the quality of offices and public spaces through the power of design.

To many, Raphael Gielgen seems like he has the dream job everyone wants. As a trend scout and researcher for Vitra, Raphael’s global travels and discoveries informs Vitra’s approach to improving the quality of offices and public spaces through the power of design.


Pop-up talks

In addition to the live talks, the opportunity to give a pop-up talk will be offered to one audience member, allowing them to speak onstage and share their own ideas alongside official TEDxBasel speakers. This person will be chosen by fellow audience members whom vote for the best pop-up talk.

Registrations for TEDxBasel 2018 3 minutes pop-up talks are now closed! These spots were allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

Find out more, including rules and how to submit your talk, here.


2018 Gold Partners

 
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2018 Community Partner

 
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2018 Bronze Partner

AudioRent
 
Zeller Media
 
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2018 Academic Partners

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