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Top hacker shows us how it's done | Pablos Holman | TEDxMidwestTop hacker shows us how it's done | Pablos Holman | TEDxMidwest
Top hacker shows us how it's done | Pablos Holman | TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Never miss a talk! SUBSCRIBE to the TEDx channel: bit.ly/1FAg8hB You think your wireless and other technology is safe? From Blue Tooth to automobile ...
Why Work Does not Happen at Work:  Jason Fried at TEDxMidwestWhy Work Does not Happen at Work:  Jason Fried at TEDxMidwest
Why Work Does not Happen at Work: Jason Fried at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Where do you go when you want to get something done? People don't say "the office". Jason Fried takes a provocative look at why people don't do work in the ...
Inventing for the world's largest problems: Pablos Holman at TEDxMidwestInventing for the world's largest problems: Pablos Holman at TEDxMidwest
Inventing for the world's largest problems: Pablos Holman at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
The mind of a hacker spins in a different direction. Upon encountering normal scenarios, they question how their ability to manipulate it according to their will.
Getting to yes in the real world: William Ury at TEDxMidwestGetting to yes in the real world: William Ury at TEDxMidwest
Getting to yes in the real world: William Ury at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
How do we find solutions to our deepest differences - particularly given the propensity for human conflict. International crisis management consultant William Ury ...
Hacking 101: Frank Heidt at TEDxMidwestHacking 101: Frank Heidt at TEDxMidwest
Hacking 101: Frank Heidt at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
4 years ago
"Hacking 101"! Frank Heidt, one of the world's foremost authorities on cyber security, gives the audience the gift of "straight talk" regarding how companies and ...
8 ways the world could suddenly end: Stephen Petranek at TEDxMidwest8 ways the world could suddenly end: Stephen Petranek at TEDxMidwest
8 ways the world could suddenly end: Stephen Petranek at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
4 years ago
Unintentional "Dark Futurist", Stephen Petranek, re-visits the subject matter of his original eleven year old TED Talk and offers the audience an extraordinarily ...
If it's not one thing, it's your mother: Julia Sweeney at TEDxMidwestIf it's not one thing, it's your mother: Julia Sweeney at TEDxMidwest
If it's not one thing, it's your mother: Julia Sweeney at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
4 years ago
Saturday Night Live alum and veteran TED Speaker, Julia Sweeney reveals another of her many talents, to a very enthusiastic and throughly entertained ...
Inventing for the world's biggest problems: Pablos Holman at TEDxMidwestInventing for the world's biggest problems: Pablos Holman at TEDxMidwest
Inventing for the world's biggest problems: Pablos Holman at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
What if your business card could simply read "inventor"? Pablos Holman gives a behind the scenes look into current projects that are making inventing a ...
Predictably Irrational - basic human motivations:  Dan Ariely at TEDxMidwestPredictably Irrational - basic human motivations:  Dan Ariely at TEDxMidwest
Predictably Irrational - basic human motivations: Dan Ariely at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Best selling author and behavioral economics professor Dan Ariely delves into the essence of human motivation. His clever yet brilliantly simple experiments ...
The way we're working isn't working: Tony Schwartz at TEDxMidwestThe way we're working isn't working: Tony Schwartz at TEDxMidwest
The way we're working isn't working: Tony Schwartz at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Time is finite. Tony Schwarz debunks the myth that "We are meant to run like computers; at high speeds for long periods of time". He eloquently outlines how the ...
The end is nigh: John Hodgman at TEDxMidwestThe end is nigh: John Hodgman at TEDxMidwest
The end is nigh: John Hodgman at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Self proclaimed "deranged millionaire" John Hodgeman, challenges us to consider how we prepare or avoid catastrophic disaster in an uncanny delivery that ...
5 Dangerous Things You Should Let Your Children Do:  Gever Tulley at TEDxMidwest5 Dangerous Things You Should Let Your Children Do:  Gever Tulley at TEDxMidwest
5 Dangerous Things You Should Let Your Children Do: Gever Tulley at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
In his humorous and uplifting style, Gever Tulley debunks classic myths of childhood safety. With rampant fear mongering, is it any wonder that children are ...
The Future Belongs to the Innovators Part II: Dean Kamen at TEDxMidwestThe Future Belongs to the Innovators Part II: Dean Kamen at TEDxMidwest
The Future Belongs to the Innovators Part II: Dean Kamen at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Our nation is enamored with sports and entertainment. How can we groom kids to become as passionate about innoavation? Dean Kamen mimics the ...
Lessons in investigative journalism: Carol Marin at TEDxMidwestLessons in investigative journalism: Carol Marin at TEDxMidwest
Lessons in investigative journalism: Carol Marin at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
4 years ago
This is probably one of the most intriguing speakers of this edition of TEDx Midwest. Carol Marin, a Veteran Investigative Journalist, taps into her audience's ...
Financial Literacy: Mellody Hobson at TEDxMidwestFinancial Literacy: Mellody Hobson at TEDxMidwest
Financial Literacy: Mellody Hobson at TEDxMidwestTEDxYouth
4 years ago
Mellody Hobson, President of Ariel Investments, delivers an energetic, thought provoking "Talk" that inspires the audience to determine their own financial ...
That is all: John Hodgman at TEDxMidwestThat is all: John Hodgman at TEDxMidwest
That is all: John Hodgman at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
John Hodgman is a captivating and spellbinding story teller. In his second talk of the conference, he shares his encounters with the wealthy elite on a Caribbean ...
Digital fire camp chat - walking across the world: Paul Salopek at TEDxMidwestDigital fire camp chat - walking across the world: Paul Salopek at TEDxMidwest
Digital fire camp chat - walking across the world: Paul Salopek at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
4 years ago
Pulitzer Prize Winner, Paul Salopek chats with the TEDxMidwest audience from halfway across the globe in what he terms a "Digital Fire Camp Chat". The award ...
Awe!thenticity: Mark Ecko at TEDxMidwestAwe!thenticity: Mark Ecko at TEDxMidwest
Awe!thenticity: Mark Ecko at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Marc Ecko's maxim "It's not about what we make, But it is about how we make people feel" has catapulted him into uncharted success. As an artist first, his drive ...
Writing my wrongs: Shaka Senghor at TEDxMidwestWriting my wrongs: Shaka Senghor at TEDxMidwest
Writing my wrongs: Shaka Senghor at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
5 years ago
"Making the best out of a bad situation." Writer, mentor and motivational speaker, Shaka Senghor gives us a candid, behind the scenes peek into his life leading ...
The maker movement: Jeff Sturges at TEDxMidwestThe maker movement: Jeff Sturges at TEDxMidwest
The maker movement: Jeff Sturges at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
5 years ago
Creator and community idealist, Jeff Sturges discusses the creation of "Makerspaces" where people come to learn, tinker and make things together. Sturges ...
TEDxMidwest - Phil Zimbardo - HeroesTEDxMidwest - Phil Zimbardo - Heroes
TEDxMidwest - Phil Zimbardo - HeroesTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Renown psychologist Phil Zimbardo examines the basic principles of Everyday Heroism. In doing so he investigates practical ways in which average people can ...
Science: Adventure with a purpose: Paul Sereno at TEDxMidwestScience: Adventure with a purpose: Paul Sereno at TEDxMidwest
Science: Adventure with a purpose: Paul Sereno at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
What is science? According to Paul Sereno, it is adventure with a purpose. As one of the top dinosaur hunters in the world, Paul Sereno tells tales of his pursuit ...
Pablos Holman TEDx Midwest (Both years)Pablos Holman TEDx Midwest (Both years)
Pablos Holman TEDx Midwest (Both years)Byonnem
2 years ago
Pablos Holman at TEDx Midwest: Top Hacker shows us how it's done and inventing for the world's biggest problems.
Where songs come from: John Ondrasik at TEDxMidwestWhere songs come from: John Ondrasik at TEDxMidwest
Where songs come from: John Ondrasik at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Singer/songwriter John Ondrasik (a.k.a. Five for Fighting) has spent the past decade writing deeply personal songs that include social messages and invoke the ...
TEDxMidwest - Helen Fisher - Biology of the MindTEDxMidwest - Helen Fisher - Biology of the Mind
TEDxMidwest - Helen Fisher - Biology of the MindTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Why do we fall in love with the people that we do? Dr. Helen Fisher argues that the brain is one of the most powerful systems on earth, responsible for love ...
10 Useful Things We Know About Ourselves:  Julia Sweeney at TEDxMidwest10 Useful Things We Know About Ourselves:  Julia Sweeney at TEDxMidwest
10 Useful Things We Know About Ourselves: Julia Sweeney at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Known for her four year run on Saturday Night Live, comedian Julia Sweeney reads from her latest book. Whether contemplating sin, standing in line at the post ...
Wrongful convictions: Rob Warden at TEDxMidwestWrongful convictions: Rob Warden at TEDxMidwest
Wrongful convictions: Rob Warden at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Rob Warden examines the phenomena of false confessions and how they can be attributed to half of all murder cases. His plan to eradicate them from the legal ...
Lessons from the ledge: Alison Levine at TEDxMidwestLessons from the ledge: Alison Levine at TEDxMidwest
Lessons from the ledge: Alison Levine at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Alison Levine, a history-making explorer and mountaineer, served as the team captain of the first American Women's Everest Expedition. In May 2010, she ...
Three things about art: Jason Salavon at TEDxMidwestThree things about art: Jason Salavon at TEDxMidwest
Three things about art: Jason Salavon at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Data always has a story to tell. Jason Salavon manages to merge that data with stunning visuals in order to communicate the unconventional. He explores ...
Seeing the Future: Joi Ito at TEDxMidwestSeeing the Future: Joi Ito at TEDxMidwest
Seeing the Future: Joi Ito at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
5 years ago
The internet has had a profound effect on the evolution of business and innovation across the globe. The paradigm shift created by the internet has changed the ...
State Sanctioned Hacking - The Elephant in the Room: Frank Heidt at TEDxMidwestState Sanctioned Hacking - The Elephant in the Room: Frank Heidt at TEDxMidwest
State Sanctioned Hacking - The Elephant in the Room: Frank Heidt at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
5 years ago
Frank Heidt, cyber defense professional, offers a sobering historic, economic and demographic overview of the growing threat to the U.S. from Chinese cyber ...
Beautiful photos of animals facing extinction | Joel Sartore | TEDxMidwestBeautiful photos of animals facing extinction | Joel Sartore | TEDxMidwest
Beautiful photos of animals facing extinction | Joel Sartore | TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
5 years ago
As more than half of the world's species are threatened with extinction, Joel Sartore has embarked on a personal mission to document a world worth saving.
Oceans - Exploring the Deep | Sylvia Earle | TEDxMidwestOceans - Exploring the Deep | Sylvia Earle | TEDxMidwest
Oceans - Exploring the Deep | Sylvia Earle | TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
While man has explored space, our oceans remain comparatively unexplored. Less than 5% of the ocean has been explored. With water the source of life and ...
Detecting Deception and a New Path to Trust:  Pam Meyer at TEDxMidwestDetecting Deception and a New Path to Trust:  Pam Meyer at TEDxMidwest
Detecting Deception and a New Path to Trust: Pam Meyer at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
If you are stretching the truth, Pam Meyer will know. The certified fraud examiner and author of Liespotting demonstrates how you too can spot a lie. Want to find ...
How to graduate college with a job you love & less debt: Jullien Gordon at TEDxMidwestHow to graduate college with a job you love & less debt: Jullien Gordon at TEDxMidwest
How to graduate college with a job you love & less debt: Jullien Gordon at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
The former, linear model of success is obsolete. Students are not getting the return on education investments that they did just 1 decade ago. Jullien Gordon ...
Side Hustlas: Jullien Gordon at TEDxMidwestSide Hustlas: Jullien Gordon at TEDxMidwest
Side Hustlas: Jullien Gordon at TEDxMidwestTEDxYouth
4 years ago
Author, motivational speaker and self-proclaimed "Hustler", Jullien Gordon offers good sound life and business advice to an audience of teens regarding the ...
Making Exotic Chocolate: Katrina Markoff at TEDxMidwestMaking Exotic Chocolate: Katrina Markoff at TEDxMidwest
Making Exotic Chocolate: Katrina Markoff at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Imagine truffles with coconut and curry or dark chocolate with alderwood-smoked bacon. Culinary entrepreneur Katrina Markoff walks through the creative ...
Grow something! Ron Finley at TEDxMidwestGrow something! Ron Finley at TEDxMidwest
Grow something! Ron Finley at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
4 years ago
Ron Finley is a horticultural artist and social impact evangelist who passionately preaches the gospel of taking back your health, learning how to eat and ...
Mentoring: Zoe Damacela at TEDxMidwestMentoring: Zoe Damacela at TEDxMidwest
Mentoring: Zoe Damacela at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
5 years ago
21 year old Zoe Damacela is an entrepreneur and fashion designer whom at a very early age and from very humble beginnings began a career in fashion that ...
Space Travel and Owning the MIR Space Station: Chirinjeev Kathuria at TEDxMidwestSpace Travel and Owning the MIR Space Station: Chirinjeev Kathuria at TEDxMidwest
Space Travel and Owning the MIR Space Station: Chirinjeev Kathuria at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
After his successful companies went public, Chirinjeev Kathuria and some friends purchased the MIR space station in 1999. Galactic vacations are on the ...
Not recession but transformation: Edie Weiner at TEDxMidwestNot recession but transformation: Edie Weiner at TEDxMidwest
Not recession but transformation: Edie Weiner at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Futurist Edie Weiner examines the accelerated speed of change and how that has ushered us into the "Emotile Economy" . She astutely illustrates that we are ...
Diagnosing undiagnosable children's diseases: Jimmy Lin at TEDxMidwestDiagnosing undiagnosable children's diseases: Jimmy Lin at TEDxMidwest
Diagnosing undiagnosable children's diseases: Jimmy Lin at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
4 years ago
Dr. Jimmy Lin takes his audience on a compelling and emotional journey into the lives of children living with rare, incurable diseases. He paints a picture of hope ...
Interview with Sandra Day O'Connor: Allison Cuddy at TEDxMidwestInterview with Sandra Day O'Connor: Allison Cuddy at TEDxMidwest
Interview with Sandra Day O'Connor: Allison Cuddy at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
In an intimate interview, Sandra Day O'Connor narrates through her personal story from sitting on horses in Texas to sitting on the U.S. Supreme Court Justice.
Pole to pole: Diary of a National Geographic photojournalist | Paul Nicklen | TEDxMidwestPole to pole: Diary of a National Geographic photojournalist | Paul Nicklen | TEDxMidwest
Pole to pole: Diary of a National Geographic photojournalist | Paul Nicklen | TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Paul Nicklen's brilliant images tell an enchanting story of Antarctic creatures in peril. His journalistic mission to protect what's at stake tells a story that can only be ...
Dinosaurs on drifting continents | Paul Sereno | TEDxMidwestDinosaurs on drifting continents | Paul Sereno | TEDxMidwest
Dinosaurs on drifting continents | Paul Sereno | TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Acclaimed dinosaur hunter Paul Sereno crisscross crosses the world's most remote areas in pursuit of dinosaur fossils and groundbreaking scientific discovery.
Community and making the world more fun: Baratunde Thurston at TEDxMidwestCommunity and making the world more fun: Baratunde Thurston at TEDxMidwest
Community and making the world more fun: Baratunde Thurston at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
5 years ago
Baratunde Thurston, an accomplished author, speaker and comedian delves into the idea that community is found everywhere. He uses his journey through a ...
Deep sea adventures | Dave Gallo | TEDxMidwestDeep sea adventures | Dave Gallo | TEDxMidwest
Deep sea adventures | Dave Gallo | TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
4 years ago
70% of the Earth's surface is covered with water and the existence of human beings depends on it yet we take it for granted. Dave Gallo takes his audience on a ...
Environments change behavior: Bill Strickland at TEDxMidwest YouthEnvironments change behavior: Bill Strickland at TEDxMidwest Youth
Environments change behavior: Bill Strickland at TEDxMidwest YouthTEDx Talks
4 years ago
Bill Strickland, builder, innovator, educator, MacArthur Award winner, is the creative mind behind the Manchester Bidwell Project. In this Talk, Mr. Strickland ...
Going Local:  Majora Carter at TEDxMidwestGoing Local:  Majora Carter at TEDxMidwest
Going Local: Majora Carter at TEDxMidwestTEDx Talks
6 years ago
Majora Carter is championing a movement that is rebuilding America one town at a time. She has a unique ability to find solutions which increase employment, ...
Deep Sea Secrets: Dave Gallo at TEDxMidwestDeep Sea Secrets: Dave Gallo at TEDxMidwest
Deep Sea Secrets: Dave Gallo at TEDxMidwestTEDxYouth
4 years ago
"We've only explored 5-6% of the sea," Dave Gallo tells the teens of TEDxMidwest. He takes us on a deep sea adventure and shares the beauty and ...