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This event occurred on
June 1, 2018
Lleida, Catalunya (ca)

TEDxLleida team invite the public to make a "Stop", through the valuable ideas of the speakers, in order to make a different and powerful "Start". We live fast and often do not have time to rest and think. When was the last time that you looked within yourself and your around?

Teatre de la Llotja de Lleida
Avinguda de Tortosa, 6
Lleida, Catalunya (ca), 25005
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Antoni Tolmos

Pianist and composer
Antoni Tolmos, Lleida, 1970. Pianist, composer and lecturer. He is titled Superior in Piano, Musical Language and Theory of Music. He has a PhD in Philosophy and Education Sciences. Expert in creativity and musical improvisation. Certified Professional Coach specialized in artistic performance.

Arantxa Peña

Pharmacy student
Arantxa Peña is a 21 years old girl who is currently studying a Pharmacy and Parapharmacy training course at the Torre Vicens High School in Lleida. As she says: "What worries me most is that society grows in a wrong mentality of what it calls "perfect" and beauty canons that are a social artifice. We must fight against stereotypes from the common sense".

Candela Calle

General Director of the Catalan Institute of Oncology
Candela Calle holds a degree in Medicine and Surgery from the Central University of Barcelona, a Diploma in Business Management from the Higher School of Business Management (ESADE) and a Master's in Health Research from the University of Lleida. She is currently the General Director of the Catalan Institute of Oncology.

Maria Lozano

Social educator
María Lozano is graduated in Social Education and is currently finishing the postgraduate course in "Sex and couple therapy" at the University of Barcelona. Thanks to the training, personal experience, awareness and reflection over the years, she has learned that there are healthy ways to relate and that happiness does not depend on what happens outside, but about how you are inside.

Mohamed El Amrani

Communicator and social entrepreneur
Mohamed El Amrani, born in 1992 to Chef Chaouen - Marroc, is a social communicator and entrepreneur. When he was seventeen years old created the "Xarxa de Convivència de Roses"; an integral community project that works for the social cohesion that has revolutionized the way of understanding the management of diversity in our country, and which has reconnected with different premise as the "Young Social Entrepreneur Award 2013" by the European University of Madrid, the award "Foundation Prince of Girona Social Category" 2014 or the "Premi d'Actuació Cívica Lluís Carulla" 2017.

Montse Esquerda

Pediatrician and bioethics lecturer
She holds a bachelor's degree in medicine from the UdL, a doctor in medicine from the UAB, a pediatrician, Vall d'Hebron-UAB MaternoInfantil Hospital, and a graduate in Psychology from the UNED. She has a master's degree in Bioethics from the UB. She is General Director of the Borja Bioethics Institute, Ramon Llull University, and a pediatrician at the Hospital Sant joan de Déu Terres de Lleida. Associate lecturer of Bioethics at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Lleida. She is co-founder of the Accompanying groups in the mourning of Lleida. Organizer of the accompaniment days for illness and mourning at the UdL. Co-director of the Postgraduate Diploma in Accompaniment for grief and death. Member of the Deontological Commission, Lleida Medical Association.

Ricard Muñoz

National hockey coach on skating
Ricard Muñoz has been a national hockey coach on vocational skating. He was the first coach of Futbol Club Barcelona between March 2013 and June 2017. He holds a degree in Geography from the University of Barcelona and is currently pursuing a Master's Degree in Coaching and Leadership for the UB and the Business School (OBS). He has been linked to the FCB since 2002 and performs teaching, tutorials and pedagogical tasks at the Masia (training center). At his stage on the Barça bench he has contributed and led the team to raise thirteen titles. He currently works at the FCB and is responsible for the "Identity Barça" program; where it promotes the feeling of belonging of the athletes and their families to the club.

Terry Mclean

Motivational speaker
Terry Mclean is a motivational speaker and trainer of high impact. Born English and established in Spain since 1991. Terry has spent the last 32 years in Southern Europe and carries on his profession in Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, German or English. He has specialized in helping companies and people express their authenticity, either in coaching for oratory (for doctors, CEOs, politicians or professional athletes), in sales training, communication, creation of high-performance equipment or in processes of personal reinvention with the motto: "I want to live".

Organizing team


Lleida, Spain

Samo Guerra

Barcelona, Spain
  • Albert Calzada Ribalta
  • Carme Salla
  • Ester Barqué Setó
  • Jordi Pla
  • Ricard Pons Pes
  • Rosa Guardado
  • Rosa Prats Novau
    Team member