TEDxUskudarAmericanAcademy is an independently organized TEDx event held in Uskudar American Academy that aims to bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At TEDxUskudarAmericanAcademy, TEDTalks video and live speakers combines to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group.
At TEDxUskudarAmericanAcademy, notable alumni, students, and faculty will have the floor, and share their ideas worth spreading.speakers range from students, faculty members, to guest speakers.
Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.
Dyane StillmanDyane Stillman is an English teacher at Uskudar American Academy. Having had the privilege of observing and guiding students as they navigated their way through personal and academic turning points for the last twenty years. She is an advocate for Arts Education who takes great delight in introducing Shakespeare’s work as theatre, rather than literature.
Ece PolatEce Polat is a sophomore at Uskudar American Academy.
Esat UğurluEsat Ugurlu is an entrepreneur who has had a chance to do business in the e-learning field in more than a dozen countries from the United States to Thailand. After ten years of living abroad, Esat moved back to Turkey to start GLOBED E-learning Solutions & Consultancy (www.globed.co) with a focus on introducing new technologies for more effective teaching and learning.
Gautam SenGautam Sen is an International Baccalaureate Coordinator at Uskudar American Academy, and has been a teacher for nearly thirty years
Gordon DobieGordon Dobie is an English teacher at Uskudar American Academy, specializing in learning multiple languages. After successfully resisting language teaching in high school and at university he discovered he has a gift for languages as long as a hardwork is put in learning them
Aysegul OzluSpeakers' Coordinator
Serra OkumusProgram Coordinator
Maide KargiliPublic Relations and Media
Canberk HurelBudget and Sponsorship
Bartu KutluBudget and Sponsorship
Nezihe AtunArt and Design
Kubra KabatasArt and Design
Tamay DemirkolSpeakers' Coordinator
Dilara SeymanProgram Coordinator