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Theme: The Art of Life

This event occurred on
February 18, 2017
5:00pm - 9:00pm CST
(UTC +8hrs)
Nanjing, Jiangsu

The Art of Life.

Nanjing International School - Blackbox Theatre
XueHeng Road 8
Nanjing, Jiangsu, 210023
Event type:
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Willy Wang, Jack Hu and Charles McGlone

Willy, Jack and Charlie speak music as a second language. In the opening TEDxTalk of TEDxYouth@NIS, they have composed a piece to reinvent and repurpose an instrument. The improvisational skills of jazz musicians was honoured by base, drum and piano solos.

Chase Stewart

Teacher and student of life
He has lived in Nanjing, China for 7 years. He likes playing bass, lacrosse and snowboarding.

Daewoo Lee

Korean teacher
Daewoo Lee is now studying Chinese history and philosophy to have an insight into intellectual origin of Korean and himself. It is imperative for this Korean to attend Ph.D program in university of U.S.A to achieve his dream. For this goal, he decided to practice English speaking by himself from a zero base when he was 29 years old.

Frank Hossack

Editor of the Nanjinger Magazine
Frank is a four time New York Festivals winner who moved to China in 1993 to assist in the development of the country's popular music radio programming, in the process producing the world's then most listened to radio show.

Hibah Siddiqui

Hibah is a grade 10 student at NIS.

Michael Fuchs

Michael works at BSH for almost 20 years. He moved to China in 2007 with his family, and his 2 children are students at Nanjing International School.

Stuart Ramsey

Mathematics teacher
Stuart Ramsey is a math teacher with 14 years experience and 3 of those abroad in China. Always up for an adventure, he looks forward to his next challenge and continues to learn from both his successes and failures.

Tim MacDonald

Consultant at Chrysalis
A pragmatic visionary, offering strong insights in strategy, leadership, people development and innovation. Founder & Managing Director of Chrysalis Consulting, Tim resides in Nanjing, China with his wife, Kristan, and two of their four children.

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Nanjing, China


Nanjing, China