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‘Every day is a journey, and the journey itself is home.’ – Matsuo Basho
TEDxYouth@Waterloo invites you on the journey of chasingHOME – a celebration of young minds and the thought leaders of tomorrow. Designed specifically for youth by youth, TEDxYouth@Waterloo showcases the talents, creativity and imagination of some of the most diverse and interesting speakers in Canada while enabling the spark of ideas worth spreading.
TEDxYouth@Waterloo is Sold Out.
The Chrysalids Theatre
137 Ontario Street N. Kitchener, ON
March 27th, 2013
9:00AM – 4:30PM
Who is speaking and performing at TEDxYouth@Waterloo?
Awesome people, that’s who!
- Allen Francis
Click on a thumbnail below to learn more about that speaker.
BrillingerBrillinger A critically acclaimed Tanzanian-Canadian singer and songwriter known for her eclectic mix of jazz, world and pop.
EvansEvans A 'town crier for the highest possibility' that believes in our ability to transform ourselves and our communities.
H.E.L.P.H.E.L.P. Grade eleven students who want to shed light on issues of homelessness in their community using the power of film.
De RiggsDe Riggs A true entrepreneur at heart: business guru, stand-up comedian and motivational speaker
RhoRho One of the freshest hip hop choreographers and rising stars in the Toronto dance scene.
BueronBueron One of the freshest hip hop choreographers and rising stars in the Toronto dance scene.
PainterPainter A young slam poet with something to say
NavarroNavarro TEDxYouth@Waterloo's very own resident DJ spinning tracks throughout the day to create a very fun and engaging atmosphere.
CranstonCranston Big ideas in a small package - this nine-year-old Ocean Warrior AfriOcean Ambassador believes one person can make a difference!
VanderpoolVanderpool Ranked World #1 and NABO Super Middleweight Champion inspiring others to achieve more than they thought possible.
SimoneSimone She’s chasing her dream of being an R&B soul singer and she’s determined to succeed.
LovellLovell An ambitious young woman on a path to empower greatness in others, inspiring youth to change the world.
KehoeKehoe An experienced illustrator and graphic recording artist tasked with sharing the story of TEDxYouth@Waterloo through the creative and visual arts.
McLeanMcLean Advocate for people who are homeless, sharing his own powerful story of chasing home and a sense of belonging.
SaadatSaadat Award-winning food writer and photographer bringing global perspectives on food, culture and home.
Unaccompanied MinorsUnaccompanied Minors University of Waterloo’s premier mixed a cappella group.