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FIRST SPEAKERS ANNOUNCED

Dear Newcastle TEDsters,

We hope you've been enjoying the recent sun and mild weather. Long may it last!

Today, we are thrilled to announce the first set of speakers for TEDxNewcastle which takes place on Saturday, 5 October at the Sage. They include..

EMZOTICAn award winning animal educator and digital content creator. Her YouTube channel currently has over 625,000 subscribers, comprised of animal lovers and pet keepers seeking a place to learn. Read more here..
BRUCE DAISLEYEuropean VP of Twitter and the author of “The Joy of Work: 30 Ways to Fix Your Work Culture & Fall in Love with Your Job Again” - a no 1 Sunday Times bestseller. Read more here..
 
DR CATHERINE WIKHOLMEarned an international profile co-authoring "The Buddha Pill: Can Meditation Change You" based on her research at Oxford University into the science behind meditation. Read more here..
 
CLARA GAGGERO WESTAWAYLike any great designer, Clara has an ability to see the world differently to the mainstream. She's an intrepid designer, inventor and creative director committed to enriching the lives of people through hopeful product innovation. Read more here..
 
GARY TURKAn award-winning poet, storyteller and filmmaker who became an Internet sensation following the success of his viral video ‘Look Up’. Read more here..
 
KABANTUHailing from Manchester and graduates from the Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM), Kabantu is an award-winning, five-piece music group. Their band name hails from the South African philosophy of Ubuntu - "I am what I am because of who we all are". Read more here..

For more information about all our speakers and performers head over to the TEDxNewcastle speakers page.

REGISTRATION UPDATE
We now have over 900 registered for TEDxNewcastle so we're hugely grateful for all the support!


We hope you'll be joining us! 

Best regards.

The TEDxNewcastle Team 


 
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