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Theme: The Generation Gap

This event occurred on
October 26, 2012
9:15am - 4:00pm BST
(UTC +1hr)
Brighton, East Sussex
United Kingdom

Brighton is renown as a liberal city founded on equality, but does that extend to citizens of varying generations? What can we learn from the young and old, how do we prepare for our future generations and communicate cross-generationally? Where does The Generation Gap lie and does it even exist?
TEDxBrighton 2012 will raise questions, provoke discussion and provide a platform for great ideas.

Brighton Dome - Corn Exchange
Brighton Dome
Church Street
Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 1UE
United Kingdom
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Flora Koska

14 year old Flora is hoping to show you the Generation Gap may not be as big as you expect.

Tim Drake

Working hard at being a promising oldster.

David Erasmus

Founder & CEO of

Maajid Nawaz

Prominent counter-extremism consultant.

Geoff Warburton

Psychologist, writer and innovator.

Chris T-T

One of the UK's best loved underground political punk musicians.

Tessa Marchington

Founder of Music In Offices.

Rosianna Halse-Rojas

UK YouTuber and NextUp winner.

Lori Pinkerton-Rolet

Interior design professional since 1992.

Colin Grant

Author, historian and BBC Radio presenter.

Clare Sutcliffe

Co-Founder of Code Club.

Claire Lewis

Producer & Executive Producer across ITV and BBC.

Andy Bradley

NESTA New Radical and Founder of Frameworks for Change

Benita Matofska

Chief Sharer at The People Who Share.

Organizing team


London, United Kingdom


Brighton, United Kingdom