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TEDxLSE 2017: On The Brink

Sunday 12 March 2017

9am - 5pm

LSE Old Theatre

TEDxLSE 2017: On The Brink

TEDxLSE is thrilled to invite you to its annual conference, on the theme ‘On the Brink’! Get excited for a full day of inspirational talks, taking place on Sunday 12th March, in the Old Theatre. 

In the spirit of "Ideas Worth Spreading", TEDx is a program of local, self-organised events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. Our conference will gather 14 remarkable speakers:


  • Sofia Fenichell- CEO & Founder of Mrs. Wordsmith
  • Martyn Boutelle- Professor of Biomedical Sensors Engineering at Imperial College London
  • Charles Akle- Founder and Executive Chairman of Immodulon Therapeutics
  • Chris Stephens- Associate Director of Carbon Trust
  • Lauren Hurwitz- Vice President, Business Management (EMEA) at Moelis & Company
  • Michiel De Smet- Project Manager at Ellen MacArthur Foundation
  • Julie Chappell- Partner at Hawthorn Advisors Tom Blomfield- CEO of Monzo Bank
  • Colin Price- Executive Vice President and Managing Partner at Heidrick & Struggles
  • Tara Swart- Neuroscientist and Executive Advisor
  • Denisa Kostovicova- Associate Professor in Global Politics at London School of Economics
  • Vincent Karremans- Founder and MD of Magnet.me
  • Candy Gan- BSc Politics and Philosophy Student at London School of Economics
  • Hasna Syed- MSc Human Rights Student at London School of Economics

For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/TEDxLSESU/

*Please note that an email address is required when booking tickets for the purpose of sending out a post-conference survey mandated by TED.

See you all there!