x = independently organized TED event

Theme: Enlightenment

This event occurred on
February 24, 2018
Cairo, Al Qāhirah

TEDxYouth@SIS' next event is the mixture of the Fun and motivation you undoubtedly need.

TEDxYouth@SIS is an entirely student-run independently organized TEDx event in Summits International School, where speakers can share their ideas and unique perspectives. The First TEDxYouth@SIS event ever will be held on February 24th, 2018 with the theme enlightenment.

We aim to put the extended TEDxYouth@SIS community onto a new type of global activity map that is being watched, shared and talked about by the world’s top thought leaders. With many of our talks published on and their YouTube channel. TEDxYouth@SIS will continue to trigger innovation in all corners of the globe beyond the conference date.
On the 24th of February, at the AUC New Cairo Campus, a series of breath taking performances, speakers and activities are awaiting you. Free breakfast and lunch included.

American University in Cairo
Street 90 South, New Cairo
Cairo, Al Qāhirah, 11835
Event type:
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Mahmoud Mohy

Mahmoud Mohieeldin is an entrepreneur and an information technology engineer who believes there's always a better way to do things. After Graduating from the German University in Cairo (GUC), Mahmoud has taken part in several strategic positions in different sectors with special focus on Energy, Automation and Education. Following his passion, Mahmoud moved from working in a multinational corporation to start his own business in Education Technology besides working as Technology consultant for many schools in Egypt. Throughout the different projects, he developed extensive experience in Project and Product Management, market survey review & analysis, business development, Sales strategy implementation in addition to corporate restructuring. Mahmoud successfully managed to build - among a team - an award winning online platform to connect more than 7000+ students, teachers and parents in schools so that it makes learning and teaching easier and more engaging for everyone in the school community.

Mahynour Okda

Mahynour Aly Okda, a 35 years old single mother for a beautiful young girl Aisha. Experienced in logistics, Training and Marketing with over 10 years work experience, holds a BA degree with Honors in Business Logistics and Maritime Transport from The Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport, worked as a regional trainer at Emerald publishing, a Global British publisher for educational resources.

Organizing team




Cairo, Egypt
  • Farida ElSharkawy
  • Mazen Ahmed