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Innovation

27 April, 2019   ⁄⁄   Royal Grammar School, Guildford

About

TEDxGuildford began on April 13th 2017

We launched with a fantastic event for 100 people who gathered at the RGS Guildford to explore ideas on the theme of 'Be the best you can be'.

Over 723,890 views in 9 months

Our first year has delivered some pretty impressive stats. Our talks have had over 723,890 views in just 9 months and we already have over 5,500 followers on Twitter.

Following on from the success of last year's event we are delighted to be hosting TEDxGuildford again. This year's theme embraces all aspects of diversity and tolerance.

Within our community, we have uncovered an amazing cross-section of stimulating and thought-provoking speakers who have original and interesting interpretations on the theme.

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Speakers

This year’s theme embraces all aspects of innovation across all subjects.

Within our community, we have uncovered an amazing cross-section of stimulating and thought-provoking speakers who have original and interesting interpretations on the theme.

David Savage

David Savage

David leads the construction & infrastructure sector at international law firm Charles Russell Speechlys, and has a large following on social media for his commentary on construction law and technology issues.

David has a particular interest in technology and digital disruption as it impacts the property and construction sectors. In 2016, David co-authored Charles Russell Speechly’s report “The New Real: Unlocking new gains through smart buildings” - a research report showing the opportunities and gains to be made from smart buildings for anyone with an interest in commercial real estate. Much of the report focussed on the opportunities around data.

The Scary Guy

Dr. Tamer Shahin

CEO, Serial Entrepreneur, Executive Coach / Consultant, Author, Speaker, Trainer, and Investor Tamer is the CEO of Mimitec – a UK digital mental health company that has recently received Innovate UK government funding for innovation.

He was independently named as one of the top 18 global influencers shaping digital health in 2015 and his thought leadership has been presented on many media platforms including Forbes, national TV/radio, and Sky News.

Tamer's passion is entrepreneurship & innovation. He's fascinated by what drives the human mind and is on a mission to make the world a better place using meaningful technologies that make a significant impact on peoples' lives.

More speakers to be announced

Royal Grammar School

Venue

An iconic landmark site in the heart of Guildford

Located in the centre of the historic town of Guildford, the RGS is an independent day school for boys aged 11 to 18. The School dates its foundation from 1509 and as a flagship for boys’ education has a national reputation for academic excellence but also prides itself on its traditional values of decency and respect.

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Tickets

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TEDx Guildford 2019 – Innovation

27 April, 2019 from 1.30pm

Royal Grammar School, Guildford

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