Conference & Lecture

The Conference & Lecture section of Open Source Internet provides links to websites that host video lectures from some of the world’s top thinkers.

TED

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Cost: Free

Comments: Large collection of talks covering variety of topics.

Description: TED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (18 minutes or less). TED began in 1984 as a conference where Technology, Entertainment and Design converged, and today covers almost all topics

Big Think

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Conference & Lecture - Big ThinkVisit Site: Big Think

Cost: Free

Comments: Large collection of interviews covering variety of topics.

Description: Browse videos featuring experts across a wide range of disciplines, from personal health to business leadership to neuroscience.

YouTube EDU

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Video Tutorial - YouTube EDUVisit Site: YouTube EDU

Cost: Free

Comments: Free educational and instructional videos.

Description: YouTube EDU brings learners and educators together in a global video classroom. On YouTube EDU, you have access to a broad set of educational videos that range from academic lectures to inspirational speeches and everything in between.

TheTopTalks

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Conference & Lecture - TheTopTalksVisit Site: TheTopTalks

Cost: Free

Comments: Large collection of popular embedded talks.

Description: TheTopTalks.com collects the top 10% most popular videos from the best interview, talk, conference, & lecture websites.

Do Lectures

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Conference & Lecture - Do LecturesVisit Site: Do Lectures

Cost: Free

Comments: Free video conference site.

Description: The idea is a simple one— that people who Do things can inspire the rest of us to go and Do things, too. So each year we invite a set of people down here to come and tell us what they Do. They can be small Do’s or big Do’s or just extraordinary Do’s.

Capture Your Flag

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Conference & Lecture - Capture Your FlagVisit Site: Capture Your Flag

Cost: Free

Comments: Free video conference site.

Description: Erik Michielsen founded Capture Your Flag to provide ambitious professionals a Near Peer Learning resource to more fully realize career and life aspirations. An expert interviewer, Michielsen facilitates knowledge sharing by interviewing a set of up and coming leaders annually, charting their development over time so viewers may find relatable stories to gain insight into how aspirational careers actually develop.

The RSA

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Conference & Lecture - The RSAVisit Site: The RSA

Cost: Free

Comments: Free video conference site.

Description: The RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce): an enlightenment organisation committed to finding innovative practical solutions to today’s social challenges. Through its ideas, research and 27,000-strong Fellowship it seeks to understand and enhance human capability so we can close the gap between today’s reality and people’s hopes for a better world.

99u

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Conference & Lecture - 99uVisit Site: 99u

Cost: Free

Comments: Free video conference site.

Description: For too long, the creative world has focused on idea generation at the expense of idea execution. As the legendary inventor Thomas Edison famously said, “Genius is 1% inspiration, and 99% perspiration.” To truly make great ideas a reality, we must act, experiment, fail, adapt, and learn on a daily basis.

Gel

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Conference & Lecture - GelVisit Site: Gel

Cost: Free

Comments: Free video conference site.

Description: Gel is a 10-year-old conference focused on good experience in all its forms – in art, business, technology, society, and life.

PopTech

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Conference & Lecture - PopTechVisit Site: PopTech

Cost: Free

Comments: Free video conference site.

Description: We’re a global community of innovators, working together to expand the edge of change.

FORA.tv

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Conference & Lecture - FORA.tvVisit Site: FORA.tv

Cost: Free (lite)

Comments: Some videos are pay-per-view.

Description: FORA.tv is the leading site for engaging video programs from conferences, summits, public forums, university debates and think tanks across the globe.

VideoLectures

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Conference & Lecture - videolecturesVisit Site: VideoLectures

Cost: Free

Comments: Free video lectures on a broad range of topics.

Description: VideoLectures.NET is an award-winning free and open access educational video lectures repository. The lectures are given by distinguished scholars and scientists at the most important and prominent events like conferences, summer schools, workshops and science promotional events from many fields of Science.

Videoneat

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Conference & Lecture - VideoneatVisit Site: Videoneat

Cost: Free

Comments: Free site for watching documentaries and lectures.

Description: This web site can serve as a tool for human beings to better understand the world they live in, and enjoy it. Reality is much more complex, amazing and wonderful than any movie, book or idea.

Keen Talks

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Unfortunately Keen Talks no longer exists. Please check out our other project TheTopTalks.com as an alternative. Similar sites can also be found in the Conference & Lecture category.
Conference & Lecture - Keen TalksVisit Site: Keen Talks

Cost: Free

Comments: Large collection of embedded talks.

Description: Keen Talks was founded in November 2011 as an independent online educational resource dedicated to curating various talks, lectures, presentations, interviews and debates.

Google Talks

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Conference & Lecture - Google TalksVisit Site: Google Talks

Cost: Free

Comments: Talks hosted by YouTube.

Description: The @Google Talks program brings authors, musicians, innovators, and speakers of all stripes to Google for talks centering on their recently published books and capturing the popular and intellectual zeitgeist of the day.