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Theme: TEDxKyivWomen

This event occurred on
December 7, 2010
7:30pm - 11:30pm EET
(UTC +2hrs)

We gather community of TED fans and friends in Kyiv to watch TEDWomen from Washington DC.

On this occasion we also prepare some pre-party speeches by Ukrainian women with bright ideas and exciting life stories as part of TEDxKyivWomen event.

We will talk about the place of women in Ukraine's contemporary society, what qualities and skills help them to become leaders and, finally, what Ukrainian women can say to the world?

There'll be three speakers and one performer each evening before the live cast start.

We take off at 7:30 pm Kyiv time, then at 9 pm TEDWomen opens and we cover it by midnight.
The schedule is the same for both days.

Restaurant "FonDuBar"
Kyiv, 01030
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Olga Valchyshyna

Deputy editor of newsmagazine "Focus". "An influential Ukrainian woman - who is she?"

Anna Valensa

Philisopher and coach. "Who will win the gender game?"

Mariana Savka

Poetess and publisher. "Books for children: a battle field for Ukraine's future."

Olena Khomenko

Musician. "Classic language of feelings."

Lesya Orobets

Member of Ukrainian parliament. "Does society need a happy woman?"

Svitlana Karpova

Designer, mother of five children. "The energy of happiness: myths and contradictions."

Yulia Galustayn

Social scientist. "Family and the economic crisis: not to lose, but ot gain."

Nadiya Chornousova

Mykhailo Avramenko. "A tango."

Organizing team


Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Olga Romanyuk
  • Vsevolod Dyomkin
    Technical leader
  • Yuliya Filipovska
    Speaker's leader