Want an exclusive sneak peek of TEDxUniversityofGlasgow speakers before the main conference?
After reviewing community speaker applications and selecting the best, we invite you to attend our open auditions where the final decision will be made!
Each speaker will present a short taster of their talk, after which the audience can cast their vote on who they would like to see at the main conference on March 3rd 'Press Pause To Begin'.
Tuesday, January 16th 18:00-20:00
Venue: Sir Charles Wilson Building, University of Glasgow
Dr Leah Marks - ‘Nature or nurture in the genomic era’
Alexander Curtis Bartiromo - ‘Take the neglected out of neglected tropical disease’
Matthew Staitis - ‘Fossil Grove - where the past, present and future converge’
Lynn Wilson - ‘Disrupt the global clothing industry through informed proactive consumption’
Ashleigh Willis - ‘Regarding your news-feed; think quality over quantity’
Ahmed Subeh - ‘Being a refugee will reset your life’
Flavia Tudoreanu - ‘The bomb, the ban and a Nobel Prize for grassroots empowerment’
Sarah Bacom - ‘The Right to the City and to Food: Alternative Narratives of Food Poverty in Community-Led Gardens'