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Theme: SHAPING OUR FUTURE Make, Build, Grow

This event occurred on
November 20, 2012
12:00am - 12:00am GMT
(UTC +0hrs)
United Kingdom

Building on last year's event we are delighted to be back and welcoming even more schools and colleges. With a wonderful line of speakers and involvement from the students through film and song we are excited about hosting a very special day. We have a very limited number of tickets available still; please apply via the website.

Bath, BA1
United Kingdom
Event type:
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Margaret Heffernan

Fresh from speaking at TEDGlobal we are delighted that Margaret will be inspiring our students with her work on wilful blindness and why we ignore the obvious at our peril.

Dr Scilla Elworthy

Nominated for the Nobel peace prize three times, Scilla's work has ranged from working with The Elders, UNESCO and setting up Peace Direct. Her message is one all young people should hear.


This barnstorming idea supports creative young people through opportunities, arts jobs, funding and careers advice. They'll be bringing a bunch of ideas with them

Ben Keene

Ben is the founder of Tribewanted; the first social media network with real world projects. He builds sustainable communities in amazing places that benefit local and visiting people.

Jessi Baker

This young design technologist is at the cutting edge of all things brilliant! Jessi's key interest is in the relationship between people and emerging technologies. Check out her website!

Fabien Riggall

Founder of the very wonderful Secret Cinema; taking the immersive experience to cinema. Secret Cinema is a monthly gathering of all that love challenging and groundbreaking cinema, screening mystery films in extraordinary locations.

Aileen Walker

Aileen is the Director of Public Engagement at the Houses of Parliament. We had a great time at TEDxHousesofParliament earlier this year and are delighted Aileen is joining us.

Ben Rushgrove

Ben has just competed in the Paralympics winning a Bronze medal for TeamGB in the 200m T36 race. We were cheering him on all the way. Ben has cerebral palsy and is an inspiring speaker.

Organizing team


Atworth Wiltshire, United Kingdom
  • Julian Hussey
  • Stephen Howard
    All things digital
  • Cathleen Lynott
    Techinal production