Note: ToastED is not a TED initiative or a TEDx event. It is an independent project to support the regional TEDx community in collaboration with TEDxTM, TEDxCT, TEDxAIMS, TEDxUCT
Happenings - Our Stories
Self-proclaimed Grammar Guru of the TEDxCapeTown team, Nadine Sims is the newbie, having joined in July 2017.
What We Do: Take TEDx beyond the stage to new audiences, to expose, engage and inspire 'ideas worth spreading'.
The Mission: Take TED talks to the Greenpop Zambia Festival of Action!
Safeeya Mahomed joined TEDxCapeTown in 2015 as a XperienceED Lead and Speaker Coach, after she received a call from our curator, Justin Beswick, asking her if she’d like to join the team.
Lauren is one of TEDxCapeTown’s longest standing volunteers - having started soon after the program’s inception in 2010.
Vilien-Miri Coetzee started with the TEDxCT team in 2016 and is a storyteller. A friend of hers, Devon, reached out on Facebook calling for volunteers and she seized the moment.
Are you self-driven, enthusiastic and ready to commit to being part of our next fantastic event? Our volunteers are the most important people we need to make our event / year-round engagement a success, and we look forward to welcoming you to the team.
We are keen to establish long term media partnerships in the spirit of supporting ‘Ideas worth Spreading’. If you have ideas for how you’d like to be involved, please make contact...
Jennifer Lovemore-Reed is an adventurer, writer, artist, photographer and entrepreneur. She has a business in Cape Town called Mayhem Management and was a finalist in the category 'Emerging Entrepreneur' in the Regional Business Achievers Awards 2010.
Inspired by Huffington Post’s Sophia project, we've asked some previous women TEDx speakers to share their thoughts on time, lessons learnt from inter-generational sharing, and what important skills have taken them years to acquire.
This year’s TEDxCapeTown event which is themed (Open [Access) Control], will open up the stage to an impressive line-up of select speakers sharing their powerful ideas that have the ability to help
The balance between freedom and control is a constant tug of war. In all areas of our lives - personal and professional, spiritual and practical, as individuals and as groups - we experience an ongoing tussle regarding whether and where boundaries should be drawn...