Iris - topic

IRIS It’s a multi-dimensional notion, of which we intend on touching upon every aspect. More specifically: Iris, the ancient Greek goddess, the epitome of the rainbow and a messenger, is the connective link between gods and mortals. A nebula, a flower and a part of the eye also bear her name. The definition of iris is associated with light, as it regulates the amount of light on the eye’s retina. The goddess’s multifaceted nature was also the inspiration for this year’s TEDxAUTH event. We believe that in the same ease that the Goddess would transcend borders, our own ideas will be heard in the country and beyond. The guideline behind this year’s talks will be based on everything presented by the Goddess; the path towards the light, the discovery of aspects of ourselves, the ode to diversity as well as the human need for communication and connection are only a part of its manifestations.

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''The masks have fallen'' Photo-Episode B, pt.3

The indeterminate figure approached her, sitting by her side. Her facial features were absent. In their place there was a void instead. An empty anthropomorphic canvas, a terrifyingly scarce image. Uneasiness came over Rosalia. Blurred thoughts overwhelmed her. Questions danced in her mind in a stat...

''The masks have fallen'' Photo-Episode B, pt.2

...Rosalia blinked. But when her vision recovered, she was no longer in the closed and gloomy theater in which she had chosen to spend her afternoon. Its four walls had been replaced by rows of trees that spread out for as long as she could see. Its high and ornate ceiling had given its place to the...

''The masks have fallen'' Photo-Episode B, pt.1

It was one of those spring days where nature itself seemed to conspire for your happiness. Rosalia woke up quite early that morning, she is one of those people who enjoy their routine and find relief in the eternal repetition of their movements. So she made her favorite drink, black tea with two spo...

Overthinking my overthinking

Overthinking. A rather imaginative term to describe excessive thinking. Or perhaps even better I would say, overanalyzing. Over everything. You are considering and calculating every parameter in a way that probably stresses-confuses-harms you rather than leads you to a conclusion. And the truth is...

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Συνέντευξη με ομιλήτρια του TEDxAUTH 2022 Τόνια Σωτηροπούλου

Η Τόνια Σωτηροπούλου μας χαρίζει μια ματιά στη ζωή της ως ηθοποιός και ως συνιδρύτρια της «A Little Shelter», στον χώρο του Vanoro Hotel....

Συνέντευξη με ομιλητή του TEDxAUTH 2022 Άρη Αργυρόπουλο

Ο νέος και επιτυχημένος Άρης Αργυρόπουλος μας απαντάει στον χώρο του Astoria Hotel σε μερικές σύντομες ερωτήσεις για το προσωπικό του ταξίδι....

Συνέντευξη με ομιλητή του TEDxAUTH 2022 Γεράσιμο Ευαγγελάτο

Ο στιχουργός, συγγραφέας και μεταφραστής Γεράσιμος Ευαγγελάτος μας βοηθάει να τον γνωρίσουμε καλύτερα μέσα από μερικές σύντομες ερωτήσεις, στον χώρο του ONOMA Hotel....

IRIS / TEDxAUTH2022 / BTS video

Ρίχνοντας μία γρήγορη ματιά στα παρασκήνια του main event μας, IRIS . Το Video team μας παρουσιάζει το τι έγινε στο main event του TEDxAUTH2022 στις 10 Απριλίου στην αίθουσα τελετών του Α.Π.Θ. και μας βάζει στα παρασκήνια της εμπειρίας του TEDxAUTH2022....

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