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TED is a nonprofit devoted to ideas worth spreading. On this video feed, you'll find TED Talks to inspire, intrigue and stir the imagination from some of the world's leading thinkers and doers, speaking from the stage at TED conferences, TEDx events and partner events around the world. This podcast is also available in SD video and audio-only formats.

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TED is a nonprofit devoted to ideas worth spreading. On this video feed, you'll find TED Talks to inspire, intrigue and stir the imagination from some of the world's leading thinkers and doers, speaking from the stage at TED conferences, TEDx events and partner events around the world. This podcast is also available in SD video and audio-only formats.

    • video
    3 ways to upgrade democracy for the 21st century | Max Rashbrooke

    3 ways to upgrade democracy for the 21st century | Max Rashbrooke

    Democracy needs an update -- one that respects and engages citizens by involving them in everyday political decisions, says writer and researcher Max Rashbrooke. He outlines three global success stories that could help move democratic systems forward and protect society against the new challenges this century is already bringing.

    • 14 min
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    How a strong creative industry helps economies thrive | Mehret Mandefro

    How a strong creative industry helps economies thrive | Mehret Mandefro

    When global leaders think about which industries can fuel economic growth, the arts are often overlooked. But filmmaker Mehret Mandefro says the creative sector actually has the power to grow economies -- while also helping safeguard democracy. In this captivating talk, she shares a behind-the-scenes look at how she's putting culture back on the economic agenda in Ethiopia, and explains why other countries would benefit from doing the same.

    • 10 min
    • video
    How bad data keeps us from good AI | Mainak Mazumdar

    How bad data keeps us from good AI | Mainak Mazumdar

    The future economy won't be built by people and factories, but by algorithms and artificial intelligence, says data scientist Mainak Mazumdar. But what happens when these algorithms get trained on biased data? Drawing on examples from Shanghai to New York City, Mazumdar shows how less-than-quality data leads to AI that makes wrong decisions and predictions -- and reveals three infrastructural resets needed to make ethical AI possible.

    • 10 min
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    How your brain responds to stories -- and why they're crucial for leaders | Karen Eber

    How your brain responds to stories -- and why they're crucial for leaders | Karen Eber

    How do the world's best leaders and visionaries earn trust? They don't just present data -- they also tell great stories. Leadership consultant Karen Eber demystifies what makes for effective storytelling and explains how anyone can harness it to create empathy and inspire action.

    • 14 min
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    4 tips to kickstart honest conversations at work | Betsy Kauffman

    4 tips to kickstart honest conversations at work | Betsy Kauffman

    Why is it so hard to speak up and productively disagree at work? Leadership and organization coach Betsy Kauffman shows how to bring the candid conversations that usually happen at the watercooler out into the open with four practical strategies you can implement right now to have honest, transparent discussions with your colleagues.

    • 9 min
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    Humanity's planet-shaping powers -- and what they mean for the future | Achim Steiner

    Humanity's planet-shaping powers -- and what they mean for the future | Achim Steiner

    Humanity now has incredible power to shape nature and the Earth: the power to destroy and the power to repair, says sustainability champion and UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner. In this action-oriented talk, Steiner shows how this power is putting our own survival at risk -- and takes us on a global tour of individuals and societies that are choosing to write a new, sustainable and equitable chapter for people and the planet.

    • 9 min

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