Our very first event was held 4 years ago, on the 27th of December, and featured the theme ‘The Power of Uncertainty’ that left the audience ready to embrace and make the best out of life when it is at its most unpredictable. Our inaugural event featured the youth icon, Nawaal Akram, who has been a source of inspiration to everyone she’s encountered through her humor and perseverance in addition to other equally dynamic individuals who shared their ideas, which encapsulate innovation, determination, and spirit. These ideas instilled in the audience the very principle of TED which is ‘Ideas Worth Spreading’. Keeping this sentiment in mind, we decided to establish TEDxYouth@DPSMIS as an annual event.
The Speakers of TEDxYouth@DPSMIS 2015 were: