TEDxEuston is a TED-like event locally organised by a team of African professionals in the spirit of “ideas worth spreading”, devoted to leveraging the power of ideas to change the world. TEDxEuston focuses on issues important to Africa and our objectives are to: Inspire a new generation of people engaging responsibly with Africa. Bring together people that are seeking innovative approaches for the continents challenges. Foster an environment for embracing our passion and commitment for the continent This year we have an exciting line of speakers, great thinkers and doers creating a new brand of leaderships for African communities. This year’s event will be back at the beautiful Mermaid Conference & Events Centre on the North Bank of the Thames. The theme is “Ripple Effect” We have put together another incredible line-up of speakers from across the continent and beyond details will be made public soon!
Path to Possibilities (Charity) presents Frocks Rocks and Decadence, an exquisite evening of entertainment, jazz and a fashion show to celebrate talented children in Nigeria. Be inspired by the Great Gasby!come dressed in your flapper dress, pearls, headpieces and men please do a Leonardo Dicaprio!
Family Day: Film, music, spoken word and comedy.
Music and Spoken Word In association with Onit PR, we present ‘Waxing Lyrical’, a showcase of lyricism and song from three of London’s creative music gems, FLOetic Lara an accomplished singer and spoken word artist, Leké a 23 year old Mobo award winning singer-songwriter, and Ayo-Delé, a London based singer and actress. Plus comedy by Prince Abdi and a kora performance by GuineaConakry master musician Mosi Conde
The Duke has a fabulous history being at the very centre of the Deptford music scene in the 1970's and 80's when it hosted performances by numerous local bands including such notable acts as Squeeze and Dire Straits.
Sounds Like: ♥ Jill Scott ♥, India Arie, Mariam makeba
Bio: Ayo-Dele, released her debut album 'Forever Becoming’ Oct 2012.
Singer, songwriter/actress, who from an early age has been surrounded by various genres of music. As the fourth child born to Nigerian parents in London, Ayo-Dele has experienced countless blessings that have molded her into who sh...See Full Bio