At TEDxUCLA, incredible ideas are happening #AllTheTime.
Meet this year’s speakers.
Olympic Gold Medalist
“This is bigger than myself.” From being a champion to launching a revolution to expose sexual abuse.
Deep Space Navigator, Jet Propulsion Laboratory
We can revolutionize deep space exploration by launching an atomic clock into space. What might this mean for our next 100 years of space discovery?
Christoph Bull, Alexander Gedeon, Daeun Jung, and Yuki Izumihara
Creators of Theater, Dance, and Design with musician and collaborator Christoph Bull
What happens at the horizon of words? A theatrical meditation on the theme of ‘eternity’.
Ph.D. Candidate in Molecular Biology and Gene Regulation, UCLA
How can interlocking systems of power impact those who are most marginalized in society?
Five-Time NBA All-Star
How badly do you want something, and how hard are you willing to work to get it?
Trustee, The California State University
Higher education is about to have Its “Back to the Future” moment—and not everyone should go to college.
Maryann Jacobi Gray
Assistant Provost, UCLA Office of the Chancellor
Causing a death, by accident. Sounds horrible. The survivors often live lives full of regret, shame and depression. How can you forgive yourself and again find purpose?
Director, Neuromodulation Division, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA
For the next wave of medical treatment, no drugs or surgery is required. How are magnetic fields and non-invasive treatments the future of medicine?
William E. Simon, Jr.
Co-Founder, UCLA Health Sound Body Sound Mind
Why is physical education a student’s most important subject?
Faculty, UCLA Department of Physics
We can shut off the part of our brain that maps our world using virtual reality. What might we learn about how we perceive space, time, and brain health along the way?
We a have all heard of dog walkers. How about People Walkers? Crazy idea? The more you think about it, the larger the implications.
International voice over talent in the entertainment industry