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This event occurred on
November 15, 2014
11:15am - 5:30pm GMT
(UTC +0hrs)
Croydon, CRY
United Kingdom

We had an amazing event. The day was filled with awesome speakers, fantastic and engaging activities and fabulous attendees.

The Brit School For Performing Arts
60 The Crescent
Croydon, CRY, CR0 2HN
United Kingdom
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Monalisa Saha

Speech: Superheroes. Monalisa says she is a typical 16 yr old who is short on hearing but always dreams big.

Yousif Alawoad

Speech: The Spirit of Justice. Yousif is passionate about solving international crisis and at the tender age of 17, empowers all to make a small difference.

Izin Akhabau

Speech: What's Your Story. Izin is a budding journalist with hopes of going to Oxford University where she wants to pursue a joint honours degree in English and French.

Kurtis Agyekum

Speech: Your Purpose Till Enda. Kurtis is a dancer, choreographer and actor. He currently dances with Boy Blue Entertainment and has many credits to his name.

Boy Blue Entertainment

Dance Performance: Your Purpose Till Enda. Olivier Award winning dance troupe. Currently on tour and at The Barbican Theatre. One of the best dance troupes in the UK.

Arvand Hassan

Speech: One Powerful Word. Arvand is 17 yrs old and currently studying in East London. He was part of a team that organised Model UN conferences for over 600 young people.

Dwayne Miller

Speech: Being An Engi-preneur. Dwayne is a highly busy entrepreneur with multiple business; Plus Extra and TrendiestUK, which is one of the fastest online fashion websites.

Organizing team


London Uk, United Kingdom
  • Elaine Powell
    Curator and Speaking Curator
  • Cheryn Bloom
    Volunteer Manager
  • Samir Malak
  • Raquel Scrivens
    Events Manager
  • Hanna Hunter
  • Paul Rhys-Taylor
    Speaking Coach
  • Sue Fish
    Speaking Coach
  • Ola Arapelo
    Speaking Coach
  • Sieta Majok
    Social Media Correspondent
  • Symone Ricketts
    Assistant Event Coordinator
  • Alice Hooper
    Registration Manager
  • Jade Glanfield
    Communications Director
  • Wanjiru Wambari-Kairu
    Partnership Manager
  • Wole Osami
    Speaking Coach