Featuring a variety of personal experiences and fascinating anecdotes, this Temple Grandin keynote touches on the many different ways an autistic mind functions.
Beginning her speech by discussing the massive continuum of intelligence that exists for autistic individuals -- from being unable to speak to pure brilliancy -- she explains how she owes so much of her success in life to thinking in pictures.
She goes on to discuss pattern thinkers and verbal thinkers. She explains how important it is for the world to recognize the value in the world's diversity of minds because too many skills and qualities from children who are perceived as 'geeky' or 'nerdy' are being overlooked. Hearing from a woman like Temple Grandin who suffers from autism but is so determined and successful is truly uplifting and inspiring.
Stats for Diversity in Thinking
Trending: Older & Chilly
Research: 707 clicks in 213 w
Interest: > 3 minutes
Concept: Temple Grandin Keynote
Related: 16 examples / 12 photos
Segment: Neutral, 12-55
Comparison Set: 6 similar articles, including: unbiased decision-making, ignoring human potential, and self-deceptive patterns.
Diversity in Thinking
More Stats +/-
Ignoring Human Potential
The Power of Pictures
Social Media Side-Effects
Templin Grandin Keynotes
The Temple Grandin speeches investigate the broad topic of different levels of both intelligence and...
Get inspired by our collection of 2,000+ keynote speaker videos and 100+ courses of innovative content.