TEDxVienna is an independent TEDx event founded in 2010 by Vlad Gozman, a Viennese entrepreneur. This initiative is independently organized by a group of entrepreneurs, artists, philanthropists, and educators, and incorporated as a non-profit NGO. The curators and organizers of the past events have been led by Gozman and his co-curator Alina Nikolaou according to TED philosophy.[2]

VenueVolkstheater, Vienna, Austria
Founded2010 (2010)
FounderVlad Gozman[1]

Many of the talks and performances presented at TEDxVienna had international resonance.[3][4][5][6][7]

Prominent speakers were, for example, Jocelyn Bell Burnell, Adrian Raine, Ron Haviv, Johannes Grenzfurthner of monochrom, Jeffrey Kluger, Jasmin Hagendorfer, Kevin Lieber of Vsauce, Julia Dujmovits, Gurit Birnbaum, Leslie Scott.

TEDxVienna is being held annually at the Volkstheater in Vienna, one of the biggest theaters in Austria, which seats over 800 people.[8]


  1. ^ "TEDxVienna widmet sich dem menschlichen Forschergeist". July 21, 2016. Retrieved October 26, 2021.
  2. ^ Engage
  3. ^ "A guy once swapped a paper clip to get a house. This woman is trying to do the same"; in: The Washington Post; August 20, 2020
  4. ^ "If data is the new oil, then enterprise NFTs are the tankers. Here's why"; in: World Economic Forum; September 29, 2021
  5. ^ "Meet the woman bringing the 'trade up' challenge to the TikTok generation"; in: Today; October 5, 2020
  6. ^ "Wir sollten wie die Marsianer leben"; in: Futurezone; November 8,2019
  7. ^ "The Vegetable Orchestra"; in: Radiokulturhaus
  8. ^ "Gehirnfutter im Volkstheater"; in: News; October 10, 2014

External linksEdit

  • TEDxVienna