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Thursday, 8th July, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

London branch event: The World Of The TEDx Talk

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Ever dreamt of speaking at a TEDx conference? Curious for an inside look into that world?

Join ESU young members Serena Parekh and Miles Contreras-Brown in conversation with the current Curator of TEDxLondon, Maryam Pasha. In this wide-ranging online fireside chat, gain insights into…

  • What makes the best TEDx speakers stand out
  • How best to identify compelling potential TEDx speech material
  • What it takes to speak with impact on the big day!

Maryam Pasha

Maryam is the Director and Curator of TEDxLondon and TEDxLondonWomen and co-host of the Climate Curious podcast. She has been coaching TEDx and TED speakers for ten years and the talks she has worked on have been distributed by TED to over fifteen million viewers. She champions the participation of young speakers on the TEDx main stage through the “OpenX” programme for under 25s.

In 2015, Maryam launched her own company and has worked with hundreds of speakers from Nobel prize-winning academics, billionaire philanthropists and CEOs to students, activists and social entrepreneurs to support them to get their message across in the most powerful way.

Maryam has 10 years of experience in human rights and a background in psychology. She is a Visiting Fellow at the Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship at the University of Oxford where she focuses on impact storytelling.

Reserve your ticket here: https://esutalksted.eventbrite.co.uk

 

 

 

Details

Date:
Thursday, 8th July
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Ticket Prices

Member Ticket price
free (donations welcome)
Non-Member Ticket price
suggested donation £5

Venue

The English-Speaking Union
37 Charles Street
London, England W1J 5ED United Kingdom
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