TEDxAddis – 2017-18 Organizers
Sentayehu Seifu

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

Bruck Sewnet

Bruck Sewnet is a passionate about entrepreneurship, innovation and crowd-sourcing.

He trained as an Electrical Engineer and has worked in the ICT industry for more than a decade.
Favorite TED talk: "How to start a movement." Derek Sivers

Bekure Tamirat Kibret

Bekure Tamirat Kibret is an IT Specialist at ICS Addis. He once heard a person saying,

“There are three kinds of people in this world. Those who make things happen, those who watch things happen

& those who wonder what happened”. He thinks all people should believe in getting together, brain storming,

sharing ideas and making things happen to make this world a better place to live in.

Favorite TED talk: "Sir Ken Robinson: Bring on the Learning Revolution"

Betty Asires

Bethlehem Asres Argaw studied economics at Arba Minch UniversityEthiopia, and at the University of 

CopenhagenDenmarkHer studies focused on labour economics, health economics and

applied microeconometrics.

Favorite TED talk: "Ruth Chang: How to make hard choices"

AbinetAbinet 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