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December 2, 2023
Tbilisi, T'bilisi

๐Ÿ“ฃ Experience Transformation at TEDx Vake: Engage with World-Class Leaders and Innovators for a Day of Unforgettable Insights and Networking! Elevate Your Social and Business Game at Georgia's Premier Thought Leadership Event โ€“ Your Next Big Leap Awaits!


Set in the elegant Wyndham Grand Tbilisi, this event promises to be an exclusive gathering of minds and ideas from all over the globe.
Our lineup features world-renowned speakers who are leaders in their respective fields, ready to share insights and stories that will inspire and challenge you.

๐Ÿ“† Date: Saturday, December 2nd, 2023 (2pm - 8pm)
๐Ÿ“ Location: Wyndham Grand Tbilisi
๐ŸŽŸ๏ธ Tickets Required for entry.
๐ŸŽค Speakers to be announced soon

๐Ÿ’ป More details here:

Please note that TEDx Vake is a ticketed event with VERY LIMITED seats. Secure your spot to be part of an experience that transcends boundaries and ignites new ideas.

Whether you're a local resident or visiting Tbilisi, this is an opportunity you won't want to miss. Get ready to be part of a global conversation that shapes our tomorrow!

Tbilisi, T'bilisi, 0100
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Andrew Henderson

Founder of Nomad Capitalist
Andrew Henderson is the founder of Nomad Capitalist, a company that helps entrepreneurs and investors reduce their taxes and live a more mobile lifestyle. He is a lifelong entrepreneur who started his first business at the age of 22. After experiencing the high tax rates in the United States, he began traveling the world in search of more tax-friendly jurisdictions. Over the past 12 years, he has visited over 100 countries and developed a network of trusted professionals who can help people move offshore.

Joe Boccuzzi

International Business Expert
Joseph Boccuzzi is a semi-retired businessman with a new Georgian family in Tbilisi. With a career spanning over 40 years in aviation as an international airlines flight operations officer, commercial pilot, and flight instructor. He discovered that life is about managing expectations and outcomes. Sometimes hitting the reset button in a big way can offer a breath of fresh air to a stale situation. Calling Tbilisi home for the last ten-years, Joe is currently serving the Tbilisi InterNations community as an ambassador, holding monthly social gatherings for expats. He is also an active member of the American Chamber of Commerce in Georgia, and regularly lectures at the National Defense Academy of the Georgian Army. He would like to explore life guiding questions with you: What does success look like to you? What values do you hold? What sacrifices are you willing to make to achieve your goals? Is it worth it?

Mariam Nakani

Photography Expert & Artist
Mariam Nakani, a Georgian photographer, gained recognition in the early 2000s, influenced by her grandfather's art. Despite initial struggles, her talent shone during the November 2023 revolution. Nakani excelled in commercial photography, working with major firms, the British Council, โ€œCity Magazine,โ€ and was featured in Forbes. She co-founded Nakani-Mamasakhlisi studio, opened a photography school, and practices art therapy, demonstrating her dedication to art and community growth.

Mike Swigunski

Bestselling Author & Founder of Global Career
Mike Swigunski is a best-selling author and nomadic entrepreneur who is renowned for his contributions to the remote work industry through his international bestseller, "Global Career: How To Work Anywhere And Travel Forever." His expertise in the remote work realm is evident from his extensive travels to over 100 countries and a decade of experience. Swigunski played a pivotal role in scaling an eight-figure remote company into one of the fastest-growing in the USA and has successfully brokered hundreds of millions in online businesses, showcasing his deep passion and expertise in location-independent work.

Nika Abashidze

Entrepreneur & Innovator
Nika Abashidze is a pioneering entrepreneur and innovator from Georgia. He founded CARU, an innovative car service platform, and Sellu, a unique auction system. As a prominent thought leader, Nika established 'Nika's Autoblog', the first of its kind in Georgia and he has gone on to amass a large audience. He is also the brain behind TYPLINE, the world's first order management system that incorporates time monetization. Additionally, Nika is recognized for creating BIglu Man, Georgia's first talking working dog. He made history as the first Georgian to walk on the wing of an airplane, showcasing his adventurous spirit.

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Tbilisi, Georgia