Event Schedule

UnmuTED: @TEDxUniversityofLeeds
(Environment, Innovation & Life)

Event schedule

Tuesday, 19th September 2023

09:30 am - 10:00 am

Registration and Networking

10:30 am - 10:05 am

Official TEDx Video Introduction

10:05 am - 10:15 am

Opening Remarks by Host

10:15 am - 11:45 am

Session 1: Expression and Authenticity

Rise of the Pheonix

Kadeena Cox OBE

Rejection is Redirection

Anu Shah

Solo Guitarist

Sam Hiller

Lightbulb Moments Beyond the Listening Trap

Rachael O'Connor

Transactions of Kindness

Minhaz Abedin

11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Lunch & Networking

Wellbeing dogs around until 12:30.

1:15 pm - 2:45 pm

Session 2: Breaking Barriers and Innovation

The AI That Changed My Mind

Behnaz Elhaminia

Digital Learning and Innovative Leadership

Margaret Korosec

Songsmiths Acapella Group

Getting Rid of Labour. Getting Rid of Leisure

Radhika Borde

The Time Has Come for a Four-Day Work Week

Joe Ryle

2:45 am - 3:20 pm

Refreshment Break

3:20 pm - 4:40 pm

Session 3: Empowerment and Amplification

Afrobeats - The Social Innovation Inspiring a New Lens on Africa

Victor Okpala

Composition, Sitar, and Cultural Fusion

Jasdeep Singh Degun

Interactive Dance Session with Pablo Carames Mendez

What I Learned Building Rockets

Theo Youds

Food Waste is Feeding Climate Change

Jamie Crummie

4:40 am - 5:00 pm

Closing Remarks

5:15 am - 6:30 pm

Drinks Reception