x = independently organized TED event

This event occurred on
May 10, 2014
9:00am - 3:30pm AST
(UTC +3hrs)
Erbil, AR

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

Auditorium - University of Kurdistan Hewlêr
University of Kurdistan - Hewler
Erbil, AR, 964
Event type:
University (What is this?)
See more ­T­E­Dx­U­K­H events


Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

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

Organizing team


Erbil, Iraq
  • Galla Sardar
    Head of speakers team
  • Ehsan Mamakani
    Head of sponsorship team
  • Bashir Sangawi
    Planning team
  • Vinwar Bahman
    information team