introduce the details about our coming event on Monday, the 18th 2013 November
About this event:
hope to hold an event that will inspire our students to play an active role in
improving their world.
I was born and raised in the Ukraine. My mother tongue is Russian. Indeed from
an early childhood I have always been in the pursuit of increasing my knowledge
in all subjects. My family and I live in Europe. I have been broadening my
experience of international society from a young age, I have been studying in
different types of international schools. This allows me to get in touch with a
great diversity of many cultures. I may mention that I have an inquiring mind
and voracious intellectual appetite. Looking forward to sharing the ideas which
worth spreading! Liliana Moreva
name is Jasmine Karimova, 15 years old and currently a student at the Amsterdam
International Community School.
Fountain has been the director of Stop The Traffik Netherlands for the last
seven years. He is a human rights activist, speaker, columnist, and blogger on
issues such as human trafficking, refugees, social justice, macroeconomics,
theology, and art. Formerly the frontman of award winning rock and roll band
Little Things That Kill, he now lives in a small commune on the Dutch
countryside with his wife and two children.
Beria Üstüner an ambitious Educational Science student and entrepreneur. She
works as a brainstorm expert, gets hired as moderator in both the corporate
world and the social field and she facilitates trainings on community and team
building. She is an active student in her department at the University of
Amsterdam where she initiated, developed and organized the international course
'Cross cultural perspectives on child development and education'. She found big
sponsors willing to support a study trip to The Gambia and before also to
Israel with teachers and students. Whenever there is time left, she blogs
mostly on social issues and personal experiences.
Jan Minneboo (Beverwijk, 1965) studied history and English and taught these
subjects in various schools in the Amsterdam area. He is now a writer of sorts,
producing educational programs for various (art) museums, writing teleplays and
screenplays (with and for directors in The Netherlands, China, Georgia and
Kazakhstan) and currently also a ‘young adult’ novel about Hieronymus Bosch.
His writing is always in some way connected to the past and therefore he is
looking forward to speaking about The Future at the TEDxYouth@AICS event.
Pieter van de Glind
a co-founder of ShareNL, the Dutch platform for Collaborative Consumption and I
am a global curator for collaborativecosumption.com. Furthermore I am the
founder of Tuintjedelen and I am consulting public and private organization
about Collaborative Consumption. I would describe myself as a connector,
integrator and facilitator of human exchange at all levels. Building bridges
between people, political and private institutions, disciplines and cultures
excites me. Besides that, I love to explore cities and mountains ranges across
Groot works as an English teacher trainer in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Besides teaching modules like adolescent psychology, linguistics and didactics,
he is also a higher year mentor. This involves guiding students through an
important phase of their professional development. During this phase he pays a
lot of attention to the students own vision on education and how that
influences the kind of teachers they are becoming. At the TEDxYouth@AICS he
will talk about how he believes teacher training can shape the teachers of the
Shore is passionate about increasing food sovereignty through urban foraging
and community action. A science teacher, MPH graduate and permaculturist, she
runs projects which connect urbanites with nature. Urbanherbology.org is her
blog, about foraging in Amsterdam. River of Herbs is her latest initiative,
collaborating to transform dull spaces into a wildlife-friendly edible
corridor, flowing from east to west Amsterdam. Lynn wants edible cities to be
part of a sustainable future.
Evelien de Moes
Anna Schmakova Ballet
The TEDxYouth@AICS crew.
This independent TEDx event
is operated under license from TED.