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Erbil, AR, Iraq
May 10th, 2014

About this event

The first university-based TEDx event in Iraq set to become an annual powerful platform for bringing together innovators and creative talent from Kurdistan.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Talan Aouny
    Businesswoman and entrepreneur
  • Falah Mustafa
    Minister of foerign affirars of the Kurdistan Regional Government
  • Safin Ghafour
    Founder of Kurditgroup and creator of Kurdish Unicode Standard
  • Morgan McDaniel
    Career Services Coordinator at American University of Iraq - Sulimania
  • Avin Aso
    Celebrity, TV show host
  • Ranya Hamawandy
    Civil activist, Syrian refugees
  • Anwar Qaradakhi
  • Sardar Ismael
    Body builder, champion
  • Dawand Sulaiman
    University lecturer, interactive application developer
  • Bewar Rwandzi
    Civil activist, kids in the streets
  • Saed Nafi'
    Inventor of robots and hardware
  • Amir Ashour
    Human and gender rights activist

Venue and Details

Auditorium - University of Kurdistan Hewlêr
Erbil, AR,
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Event Type (what is this?) University

This event occurred in the past.
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Organizer 204833

Abdulla Hawez
Erbil, Iraq

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Galla Sardar
Head of speakers team
Ehsan Mamakani
Head of sponsorship team
Bashir Sangawi
Planning team
Vinwar Bahman
information team