Nibras Intl School Youth
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Theme: Looking Inward, Moving Forward

This event occurred on
February 29, 2024
Dubai, Dubayy
United Arab Emirates

Join us for an unforgettable journey of introspection and inspiration at TEDx Nibras Intl School Youth, where we delve into the depths of self-discovery and pave the way for progress. Our theme, "Looking Inward, Moving Forward," sets the stage for a series of captivating talks that explore the complexities of identity, passion, and career in the ever-evolving landscape of the future.

Prepare to be enlightened as our lineup of five dynamic student speakers takes the stage, ready to challenge your perceptions and ignite your imagination with their bold ideas and profound insights. From navigating the intricacies of self-identity as a third culture kid to forging paths that bridge the gap between passion and career aspirations, each talk promises to rock your reality and leave you pondering long after the event has ended.

Join us for a day of thought-provoking discussions, eye-opening revelations, and transformative experiences as we embark on a journey of self-discovery and empowerment. Together, let's embrace the power of introspection and chart a course towards a brighter, more fulfilling future.

Nibras International School
Dubai, Dubayy, 00000
United Arab Emirates
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Diana Baranova

Diana Baranova, a driven and passionate individual with an insatiable curiosity for history. With an affinity for the past and a love for reading, Diana's journey is fueled by ambition and determination. Her unwavering commitment to becoming a successful archaeologist is evident in her relentless pursuit of knowledge and understanding. Motivated by her deep-seated passion for uncovering the mysteries of the ancient world, Diana embraces challenges with enthusiasm and grit. Armed with her boundless curiosity and a thirst for discovery, she aspires to leave an indelible mark in the field of archaeology, driven by her unwavering determination to unearth the lost secrets of the past.

Hassan Adam Mahdi

Hassan, a student of Nibras International School, is a brilliant young speaker. Known for his skills in debate and speech, his passion for learning extends far and wide, from philosophy to statistics. His passion lies in being of service to the community and humanity at large; from that, he thought carefully about his major. He was interested in many disciplines but fell in love with economics, and he wants you to love it too!

Praneel Venkatakrishnan

Praneel Venkatakrishnan, a student at Nibras International School, draws inspiration from TEDx talks, transforming his outlook on life. With a passion for coding, chess, robotics, and cricket, he believes in the power of hard work and education to achieve success. Praneel aims to enter the engineering field, aspiring to innovate and make a positive impact on the world. He values serving the community and sees it as a great honor.

Saraluna Habr

Saraluna Habr, a 16-year-old student, hails from Moroccan and Lebanese heritage and currently resides in the bustling city of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. She is currently navigating the challenges and excitement of 11th grade at Nibras International School. Beyond her academic pursuits, Saraluna is a firm believer in the sharing of innovative ideas and thoughts with a diverse audience. She recognizes the power of speaking as a means to foster understanding and connection among students like herself.

Zaki Mikhail Siddiqui

Zaki Mikhail Siddiqui is a scholar at the rapidly developing school of Nibras. He is a person who enjoys the present, loves studying people and the environment that surrounds him. He adores the arts, music, and writing, and poetry, while bearing an interesting passion for philosophy, often linking it to his other interests such as technology. “Life and time act as one entity in disguise. They are subject to each other and follow not but one another… Time moves slow when you notice, yet swift when you bat an eye. Thus one, and all, must realize The eyes and eminence of time.” That is one of his philosophies. Time is of the essence to him and, although some exceptions arise, time’s significance is forever instilled within him and he holds those values dear.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates