TEDxAddis Salon – November 29, 2014 Organizers
Sentayehu Seifu Bedework
is a visionary who is passionate about research in science and technology. He believes that individuals can make a difference and change the lives of our society.
Favorite TED talk: "Sixth Sense," Pattie Maes and Pranav Mistry
Nebeyu Berehanu works on Computer related maintenance and networks and has been teaching Latin dance In Addis Ababa since 2006.
Favorite TED talk: "The Music of a War Child," Emmanuel Jal
She is an Ethiopian-American professional based in Addis Ababa. She specializes on development issues in Africa and works in education
Fav Ted Talk- Daniel Gad
is passionate about personal, professional and cultural development. she is an active member of the community currently working as a program and finance officer at the Coalition for Dialogue on Africa.
My favorite TED Talk is Pilobolus: A dance of "Symbiosis"
Passion: Storytelling Africa, Connecting people and causes.
Favorite TED Talk: We Should All Be Feminists by Chimanda Adichie
Passion: Healthcare and community building
Favorite TED Talk: The Danger of a Single Story by Chimamanda Adichie
Abinet Gebremedhin is an Ethiopian Professional based in Addis Ababa, hooked with TEDTalk in Nairobi Kenya. He is a Material Engineer by profession, passionate about building roads in Ethiopia, and East Africa.
Favorite TEDTalk: Simon Sinek: How great leaders inspire action
Passion: The depth of ideas and human connections
Favorite TED Talk, The Secret to Desire in a Long Term Relationship by Esther Perel