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Theme: Young and Undiscovered

This event occurred on
December 7, 2013
10:00am - 6:00pm ULAT
(UTC +8hrs)
Ulaanbaatar, 1

TEDxUlaanbaatarWomen will bring most talented, innovative and young women and men, who have fascinating ideas to inspire the women in our society and address issues, which women are facing today. The event will be a place where most innovative and solution-orientated ideas in the areas of business, development, humanities, technology, sports and arts to be shared.

Blackbox Theatre
Khoroo 15, Bayangol District
Ulaanbaatar, 1
Event type:
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Zolzaya Batkhuyag

Zolzaya Batkhuyag has been a true activist of human rights and gender equality since 2008. She is a general coordinator of the Young Women for Change NGO and has led many projects and advocacy works to raise public awareness and community building.

Julie Veloo

Julie Veloo, a Canadian living in Mongolia and the Vice President of the Veloo Foundation, has been working with disadvantaged children for over 15 years. Recently in Mongolia she has been the driving force behind The Children of the Peak Sanctuary project, a kindergarten for the children of the families who make their living scavenging at the dump.

Namiraa Baljinnyam

Namiraa is a late-deafened person and a graduate from three universities including Gallaudet University in the U.S, but she never considered herself disabled. Her mission is to develop Mongolian Deaf Education and inspire Mongolian Deaf children to reach their full potential.

Alice Joany Coleman

Alice Coleman is an English writer and director that works with children in the arts. Currently she teaches Drama & Theatre at The English School of Mongolia. Her writing specialises mainly in poetry and is included in a Women's Anthology of Poetry.

Sandra Draskovic

Sandra Draskovic is an architect, interior designer, urban activist, and a creative mind. She teaches interior design at the Raffles International Institute in Mongolia and writes for Home magazine and over the last year has brought readers the best of the interior worldwide design scene.

Byambaa Losolsuren

Byambaa Losolsuren is a partner at UMC financial services group, a VP of the Financial Markets Association of Mongolia and serves as an independent director of Mongolia Growth Group. She sees the future of Mongolia having a sound financial economy and an enriched education system for youngsters.

Uuriintuya Byambatsogt

Uuriintuya Byambatsogt is a headhunter and career management coach, the founder of Global Career Management Consulting. She strives to help people find their professional passion and achieve personal excellence.

Yanjmaa Erdenekhuyag

Yanjmaa Erdenekhuyag is an outstanding professional motorsport athlete and studying to become a surgeon at the Health Science University of Mongolia. She is constantly rediscovering her passions and energizing others to achieve their own dreams.

Uyanga Erdenebold

Uyanga Erdenebold is a native of Darkhan city, an avid lover of books and dogs and one of the founders of the “Lucky Paws” dog rescue group. She firmly believes that knowledge and compassion are the recipe for a meaningful life.

Organizing team


Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia


Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
  • Baljmaa Zorig
    Speakers Team Lead and Co-host
  • Tumenjargal Boldbaatar
    Translation team member
  • Misheel Davaadorj
    Speaker team member
  • Tsendmaa Gan-Erdene
  • Saran Saran Sukhtumur
    Coordinator, Logistics team lead & Translator
  • Bulgan Ochirsukh
    Speaker team member
  • Gunsen Khurelchuluun
    Speaker team member
  • Urangoo Purevsuren
    Logistics team member
  • Purevdulam Battulga
    Logistics team member
  • Enkhnasan Khadbaatar
    Sponsorship team member
  • Tsendsuren Batsuuri
    Translation team member
  • Amar Batkhuu
    Translation team member
  • Bolor Bataa
    Technical/IT Lead
  • Javkhlan Tsogtsaikhan
    Logistics / IT team member
  • Erdenesukh Otgonbayar
    Speakers Team member and Co-host
  • Sundari Enkhtugs
    Speaker team/Translator
  • Jargalsaikhan Dulmaa