TEDxKarolinskaInstitutet 2011

Theme: Learning to innovate – innovating to learn

How do we learn, and how can we make use of current knowledge and research about learning to improve ourselves as students, teachers and university? How do we facilitate fostering of a culture of innovation, learning and change? These were a few of the questions asked at our last TEDxKarolinskaInstitutet event.

Visit TED for some of the following talks:

Richard St. John’s 8 secrets of success

Kristina Alexanderson – Share your knowledge

Matt Ridley – When ideas have sex

Carl Savage – Turning Tables and Flipping Pyramids: What can universities teach us about innovation?

Eli Beer: The fastest ambulance? A motorcycle. This is the fastest way to reach any medical emergency. It has everything an ambulance has except for a bed. You see the defibrillator, AED, in this case a Philips HeartStart HS1 (http://www.hjartstartare-aed.se). You see the equipment. We all saw the tragedy that happened in Boston. When I was looking at these pictures, it brought me back.