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About Us

TEDxCoventGardenWomen is London’s leading TEDx dedicated to sharing ideas and addressing issues of gender and identity. Drawing on the experiences of an international network of speakers, we celebrate the transformative power of women, girls and all those who shed light on different realities through ideas worth spreading.

Weaving compelling stories along the intersections of race and gender, identity and politics, business and creativity, our speakers inspire, provoke, change perspectives and challenge injustice. Welcome to TEDxCoventGardenWomen.

 

Find your Momentum

This year, TEDxCoventGardenWomen is focused on the theme of Momentum – sharing the bold ideas that sustain motion and send waves through the way we think, work and live. From the sparks of inspiration that get us going, to the deep-rooted motivations that help us stay the path, this year’s event celebrates the moving power of momentum as a force for change.

Read more about TED events below.

Want to positively impact the lives of women and girls around the world? Be part of our community of passionate changemakers by joining our mailing list and keeping in touch with us on Facebook. and Twitter

 

About TED and TEDx

TED is a nonprofit organisation devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. Started in California 30 years ago, TED has grown to support its mission with multiple initiatives. The two annual TED Conferences invite the world’s leading thinkers and doers to speak for 18 minutes or less. TED speakers have included Bill Gates, Jane Goodall, Elizabeth Gilbert, Sir Richard Branson and Steve Jobbs, their talks are then made available to watch free on TED.com.

The annual TED Conference takes place each spring in Vancouver, British Columbia, along with the TEDActive simulcast event in nearby Whistler.

To find out more about TED please click here.

 

 

TEDx, x = independently organised event
 In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TED Talks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connections. With over 11,000 past events taking place – the community that follows has grown considerably, and some TEDx talks turn into TED talks.

To find out more about some of the independently organised events in your area, please click here.

Speakers

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Emma Barnett

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Anne Laure Humbert

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Emily Brothers

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Stacey Clare

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Jessica Semaan

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Caroline Criado-Perez

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Marianna Fox

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Ram Devineni

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Gen Ashley

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Marta Garcia Aliaga

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Ella Achola

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Dr Rama Mani

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Lina Abirafeh

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Lou Lebentz

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Shaunaugh Connaire

2013 Event

In 2013 we launched our very first event, Unlabelled – challenging the restrictive words that promote intolerance and keep us from living more fulfilling lives. Bringing together speakers from around the world, we combined art and activism, poetry, passion and business to create an event that included voices such as Laura Bates, Leyla Hussein, and Natasha Walter.

Take a look below to see some of our favourite snaps from the 2013 Unlabelled event, or watch last year’s talks on YouTube.

 

Tickets

This years event will be held on Saturday 30 May at the award winning Museum of London.

Tickets are available to purchase through the below link – while stocks last!


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Team

Lynn Tabbara

Lynn Tabbara
Licensee & Curator

Kathleen MacLean

Kathleen MacLean
Branding & Communications

Alexander Lyons

Alexander Lyons
Communications

Cecily Nowak

Cecily Nowak
Graphic Designer

Andy Chan

Andy Chan
Graphic Designer

Ryan MacLean

Ryan MacLean
Web Developer

Suzanne Goldberg

Suzanne Goldberg
Partnerships

Prashanthy

Prashanthy Shankar
Partnerships

Liz Wetz

Liz Wetz
Partnerships

Vanessa Lawrence

Vanessa Lawrence
PR

Claudia

Claudia Rocha
Production & Stage Design

Andrea Zhu

Andrea Zhu
Event Operations

Sophie Morgan Williams

Sophie Morgan Williams
Partnerships

Eleanor Rosenbach

Eleanor Rosenbach
Partnerships

Partners

At TEDxCoventGardenWomen we want to partner with companies who believe in spreading ideas that

change the world. As TEDx events are non-profit events organised by unpaid volunteers, any sponsorship goes

directly to pay for the event organisation.

 

2015 Partners:

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Interested in becoming a TEDxCoventGardenWomen sponsor in 2015?

We will accept your sponsorship if:

  1. Your organisation is a change agent.
  2. Your organisation wants to make a better future, believing in the power of great ideas in order to achieve this.
  3. Your organisation has a positive impact.
  4. Your organisation believes in the ideas of, by and for women.
  5. We can accept cash donations, or any of the following: printing, space, filming, editing, streaming, content writing and translation etc.

We are open to working with our sponsors in order to create a uniqure branding experience based on their interests like the following:

Mentions in slides during breaks.

Mention on stage by our hosts.

Logo on the website, printed agendas etc.

Mention in any press releases and event communcations.

Special space during our breaks.

Special mention in the event videos.

If you have any questions, or are interested in becoming a sponsor

Please email us:

info@tedxcoventgarden.com

Contact

For queries about our upcoming event, partnership opportunities, to learn more about our speakers, or simply to say hello, you can contact the TEDxCGW team via the form below.
 

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