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What 'home' means to us

What 'home' means to us

24 August 2017

Ask ten people what 'home' means to them and you’ll get ten different answers.   That’s because for some of us it’s a particular place, maybe where we live now or where we grew up. For others it’s less tangible – more of a sense of belonging.  So we thought we’d ask members of the team behind TEDxLeamingtonSpa for their thoughts. Here are some of their answers…  “This is my home. It’s home...

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How to convey your 'idea worth spreading'

How to convey your 'idea worth spreading'

17 July 2017

Is doing a TEDx Talk on your bucket list, but are you unsure how to articulate your idea? If so, this blog post from Minnie von Mallinckrodt-Grant from our curation team will provide some handy hints and tips to help you bag a coveted place on our stage to showcase your idea to the world.  Think about the purpose of your TED Talk Convey your one IDEA to the audience so it IMPACTS them to CHANGE their perception and encourages them to think/act DIFFERENTLY. Ultimately you want them to be compelled to TELL...

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Our 2017 theme revealed

Our 2017 theme revealed

08 July 2017

Where the heart is?  Wherever I'm with you? Wherever you lay your hat? When you think of home, what comes to mind? Where you live? Where you’re from? Your family? Your community? Your spiritual home? In our current political climate the concept of ‘home’ has never been more under scrutiny – whether that is the country of your birth, the planet we all share or the fact that so many people currently lack a place to call theirs. We all need to belong, but that takes many forms and we're inviting...

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