TEDx talks 2018
Finding your balance with Toine Sterk

Students who expect to be taken by the hand will be deceived by Toine Sterk. The 58-year-old communication teacher puts his students out of balance so that they are forced find their proper balance. Because finding our own balance is the most important thing. "Knowledge transfer is so fifties. Teaching never is about answers. It's about questions.”

Toine wants to change the way people see education and is not afraid to share his vision. "Students expect me to tell them what to do. I don't do that. Of course you can't start from scratch. But anyone can google a lot of knowledge that young people...

TEDx talks 2018
The promise of Hans Lenders

A cheerful, charismatic man who is happy with himself. That is 45-year-old Hans Lenders. Although it used to be a bit less. "Because of everything I have experienced, I have become stronger. " And he is ready to show why this is the case in the Maaspoort on 6 November.

"When I leave the stage, visitors are aware of their identity and they can compare their search with someone who has had a coming out." It is a promise that Hans does.

"I would appreciate it if people had talk about my talk the next day at the...

#TBT: TEDxVenlo speaker nominated for 'Toekomstmakers 50'

TEDxVenlo 2016, Dick Klaassen got the room quiet with his talk about his experience in South Sudan and his friend Stephan. His friend lost his wife and children during a mass slaughter in their village. After this, he was more committed than ever to develop technology with which people all around the globe can call for help.

And so he did! He entered the Top 50 ‘future makers’ in the Netherlands with his company Xeelas and their special transmission device. Dick Klaassen; “the possibilities are endless. We can make it an inconspicuous necklace to track down children...

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