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Theme: The Milky Way

This event occurred on
October 16, 2015
5:00pm - 11:00pm EAT
(UTC +3hrs)
khartoum, Al Kharţūm

"On TEDxUMST event we want to shed the light on the fact that by using innovative Technology our lives and the way we interact with people would be entirely different and the fact that we are all connected, every second of every minute of every hour of every day will always be different." -Bhaa Elamin

UMST Campus
Jireif Turn, Khartoum, Sudan
khartoum, Al Kharţūm, 00249
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aman yousif

Dr. Aman yousif is a medical physician graduated from university of Khartoum. With a record of eleven years of social work and community service , he worked as a president of Medical student international network in Sudan for two years and as a regional coordinator for Africa at the international federation of Medical students association then the strategic planner and policy office at SAY foundation and as a consultant for many international organisations and is a member of the rotary international club , he is the founder and president of the merit club first of its kind in Sudan and with a different approach to serving this nation.

Marina Farag

Marina Farag is a finalist studying Biomedical Engineering in the University of Medical Science and Technology. She always works hard to achieve the best and attain her maximum potential, no matter where she is or what she's doing. In fact she accidently stumbled across this field as she was hunting for a refined engineering faculty, yet she is currently the first of her batch and managed to conquer that position for quite some time now! Marina is technically half Sudanese half Egyptian, but truly all Sudanese at heart. She has a great passion towards Sudan and believes this country has so much potential it just needs its people's love and Devotion! She strongly believes that change towards the better can only start within each one of us,

mohamed Elnour

Mohammed is a happy-go-lucky medicine student. With undying obsession with emergency medicine , medical students organisations and volunteering . He is a self proclaimed filmmaker , amateur chef and professional workaholic. With a passion towards observing and creating as much beauty in the world.

Morwan Elgasim

MR. Morwan ELgasim is an Information system service manager at MTN Sudan has an experience of 8 years in IT and telecom industry. Graduated from faculty of mathematics and computer science U of K. He started working with MTN Sudan as a technical writer for 6 months then complete for 4 years as a project coordinator handling IT budget , IT project and IT service management, working for 3 years as a service delivery and quality engineer covering and handling all IT processes based on ITIL standards. Also he is instructor for ITIL . Price 2 project management, business analysis and IT governance work with many professional training centres such as KIWI and BPTC. He is interested in poetry, calligraphy, participant in many social and science activities as CAPS ( career fair 2011 UofK) , startup weekend 2014-2015 social innovation as mentor. TedxUofK as a speaker and currently team leader at startup weekend Khartoum 2015.

Thuraya Tarig

Thuraya is an aspiring medic that loves to revive stories through poetry, believing that the most tragic and beautiful experiences can be expressed into different forms of art. She concentrates particularly on issues regarding health stigmas, women empowerment and social equality. She hopes to pursue a career that unifies her love of poetry with her deep interest in the medical profession.

Yahia Elnour

Yahia Shamseldeen Elnour a Pharmacy student at University of medical sciences and technology. Working on change the world by introducing new ideas and alerting people about various topics such as his ted topic where he discusses the effect of subliminal messages in movies and tv ads.

Yousra Abdalmoniem

Mohamed is a Consultant at the Green Climate Fund. He is experienced in administration, marketing, and business development. His primary focus is exceeding expectations for customer service delivery while ensuring optimum brand impact. He possesses excellent interpersonal, communication skills and he thrives in highly pressured and challenging environments. Prior to joining the Fund, Mohamed covered different roles in several entities such as ITBLS, Pensar and the Electronic Banking Services of the Central Bank of Sudan. He has also facilitated and organized a number of international workshops and represented Sudan in various international fora. Mohamed has a black belt in Karate, and is also a member of the Sudan National Karate Team.

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