A Sense of Purpose: TEDxToronto Announces Second Set of Speakers

TEDx Speakers Round 2From an urban designer to a Buddhist to a professor to an activist, our latest round of speakers exemplifies how life-changing certain moments can be. They illustrate how our individual and collective choices – both big and small – can set us on new paths.

“From advocates to spiritualists, our second set of speakers feel a strong sense of purpose that has guided them to pursue action,” said Afshin Mousavian, chair and co-organizer of TEDxToronto. “They are sure to spark similar feelings in our audience, urging us all to see the world from a different perspective and drive positive change.”

Introducing our second set of 2013 conference speakers:Rodolphe el-Khoury
Director of Urban Design and Co-Director, RAD
Daniels Faculty, University of Toronto
Partner, Khoury Levit Fong

Michael Stone
Director, Centre of Gravity Sangha Toronto

Dr. Brendan Frey
Professor, University of Toronto

Ti-Anna Wang
Advocate for Chinese dissident families

Please note that applications to attend TEDxToronto as a delegate are only being accepted for a few more days; applications CLOSE on August 4th at 11:59 p.m EST.  Apply today.

We look forward to seeing you there,

The TEDxToronto Organizing Committee


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