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Theme: Outreach the World

This event occurred on
November 17, 2018
12:00am - 12:00pm +08
(UTC +8hrs)
Kuching, Sarawak

With the success of last year’s TEDxKenyalang : Be The Best, we are back again this year with a new name and a bigger and greater event for people in Sarawak. TEDxKenyalang, with the theme ‘Outreach The World‘, will explore how the different aspects of our world are interconnected. By using a transdisciplinary lens, a variety of systems and subjects will be explored. Shaped by their incredible stories and ideas, our speakers will explore paradigms that will inspire, empower, and motivate participants to embrace new perspectives.

Dewan Undangan Negeri Sarawak (Old DUN)
Kampung Istana
Kuching, Sarawak, 93050
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Allan Phang

Allan Phang is the Head of Esports at AirAsia and tasked by the co-founders to spearhead Airasia’s overall esports strategic initiatives. His recent achievement includes winning the ‘Take Ownership Award’ by AirAsia Group People and Culture for driving esports awareness. Allan was invited to speak at various international esports conferences, including EsportsBAR Cannes, Miami and South Korea, HIVE Esports Conference and XLIVE Esports Summit in New York City, LA Games Conference in Hollywood, Esports Business Summit in Las Vegas and many more.

Dato' Dr Ir Karim Abdullah

Industry Leader and Entrepreneur.

Denia Yuniarti Abdussamad

Community Leader and Entrepreneur.

Dr Joyoki Chen

Doctor at Pusat Jantung Sarawak and Volunteer for REACH (Rural Expeditions Assisting Community Health).

Dr Mazlan Abbas

IoT Thought Leader /Entrepreneur

Irwan Yusuf

Mountaineer and Explorer

Jong Mey Sien

Creative Director and Designer of TrifoldX.

Meruked Band

Band from Kuching, Sarawak

Nasir Morni

Nasir Morni is a custom bike builder based in Kuching, Sarawak. He is the first to be invited from Borneo Malaysia to join the Art Of Speed Invitational Bike Build Off 2018. He was among the 8 bike builders from Malaysia & Singapore competing to be picked by judges from the United States & Japan. Nasir also enjoys videography and photography.

Sereni & Shentel

Sereni & Shentel, an accidental business founded by best friends Sereni Linggi and Shentel Lee in 2009, is a Kuching based hair accessories brand that catapulted onto the fashion world when their headbands appeared on TV shows Gossip Girl and Desperate Housewives. The brand has collaborated with international brands such as Lancome, L’Oreal, Rimowa and more. Unexpected wins include Broadband Empowered Entrepreneur Award and the Sarawak Chief Minister’s Women Entrepreneur Award. They have two flagship stores in Kuala Lumpur and are stocked internationally.

Simon Steenholm

Simon Steenholm is a life coach, mentor, entrepreneur, author, motivational speaker and lecturer. He loves to inspire; delivering his message in a simple, vibrant, entertaining, and challenging manner. Simon holds onto the idea that each individual is in authority of their own state of mind and existence. ‘Mind Fitness Center’ was created thanks to Simon’s devotion and passion for personal developments.

Teacher Raj

Social Entrepreneur and Educator.

Organizing team