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Theme: Dream. Live. Become

This event occurred on
August 10, 2013
9:00am - 12:30pm EAT
(UTC +3hrs)
Nairobi, 110

TEDxKaren brought together 100 people from around Nairobi to listen to a stunning array of presentations by renowned speakers.
Topics covered included waste management, youth empowerment, entrepreneurial idea incubation, environmental consciousness, diaspora economics, online reputation management, water conservation, brand protection, technological renaissance, ethnic rivalry, graphic design and extrasensory perception.

St Christopher's Secondary School
St Christopher's Secondary School
Nairobi, 110
Event type:
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Sriram Bharatam

Founder and Chief Mentor, Kuza Biashara Ltd

Stephen Njoroge

Founder and President, We Care Club

Diana Mong'are

Founder and President, Green Planet Inc.

Viona Leboo

Diaspora banker. Harvard University sophomore.

Maureen Kagambi

Social Media/ Research Professional, International House LImited Kenya.

Josh Folorunso

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, 4LR Graphic Design Ltd

Francis Ekii

Founder of Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge- Uganda

Organizing team


Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Roseline Olang
    Stage Manager
  • Maureen Iminza
  • Mhraf Worku
  • Tony Kirumba
    On-Stage Host/ Technician
  • Norah Oteri
    On-Stage Host/ Technician
  • Ian Muriuki
  • Ghislin Nezerwa
    On-Stage Host/ Technician