TED talks to spark your imagination

Every now and then the TED conferences play host to some really smart and engaging speakers. It is one of the few consistently good forums for hearing people delve into topics that can make you think. And importantly for the purposes of this edition of TQ, give you some ideas that could possibly be applied to challenges or opportunities in your own organisation. The below are just a very brief taste of some of the TED talks we think might spark your neurons into action:

This computer will grow your food in future

The Era of Open Innovation

What happens when our computers get smarter than we are?

How we are teaching computers to understand pictures

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