INTER-CONNECTED 2021 SPEAKERS

We are so excited to have curated such an interesting, diverse and inspiring group of speakers for this years event.

Below are the speakers and performers that make our Lineup.

Kate Raworth

Co-founder of Doughnut Economics Action Lab and Author

International economist and best-selling author, Kate Raworth, will be speaking on her revolutionary idea of ‘doughnut economics’ and its applications in the 21st century.

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Dr Andy Georgiou

Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicines

As the former Director of Bath’s Royal United Hospital Intensive Care Unit, Dr Georgiou will deliver a talk all about his experience of working in the ICU during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Eddie Ilic

Founder Eddie's Street Cuts

Founder of Eddie Street Cuts, Eddie Ilic, will share a message of human connection and hope through a talk all about his journey to sobriety and his work supporting the homeless community.

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Prof Alf Coles

Professor of Mathematics Education at the University of Bristol

Prof Coles is Professor of Mathematics Education at the University of Bristol. His talk will illustrate how connecting to children’s “powers” is possible and vital to quality Maths education.

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Sarah Gregory

Co- Founder Revoke 

Master storyteller, Sarah Gregory, will give a poignant talk all about how to harness the learnings from the BLM movement to design our collective and connected future.

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Babs Behan

Founder Botanical Inks

Founder of Botanical Inks, Babs, will deliver an expert talk on the importance of soil-to-soil textile production and the need to revive the British textile industry and its return to local distribution.

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Keisha Thompson

Artist & Producer

Keisha is a talented poet chronicler who will deliver an emotive and lyrical live summary at the end of each event’s talks, giving TEDxBath: Inter-Connected unique closure in a powerful way.

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Dan Burgess

Creative Strategist, Co-Designer and Founder, The Spaceship Earth.

Creative activist, Dan, will deliver a stimulating climate awareness talk where he uses the analogy of Earth as a spaceship, on which we are passengers yet need to become crew.

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Claire Prosho

Transgender Educator and Founder of Claire's Trans Talks

Presenting the ‘radical’ idea that transgender people are people, is Claire: a transgender educator exploring how marginalised communities and their treatment, impact one another.

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Ewandro Magalhaes

Former Chief Interpreter in the United Nations system and co-Founder of KUDO

Charismatic interpreter, Ewandro, will deliver an expressive talk all about the power of language and the interpreters who connect our world.

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Sushma Jansari

Curator at the British Museum

Conversation is key! So says curator Sushma. In her talk, Sushma will argue that conversations are the best way to facilitate shared development and forward motion for society.

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Renee Jacobs

Founder B in Bath

Founder of B in Bath, Renee Jacobs, will explore how we, as individuals, can create a more inclusive city and promote the integration of people from underrepresented backgrounds.

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Tania Kovats

Professor of Drawing and Making at Dundee University

Artist Tania Kovats will share her artwork and invite the audience to participate in a simple drawing exercise, exploring how creativity activates the conscious and unconscious mind to address the climate crisis.

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