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TEDxUNB 2017 Speaker Nomination

Deadline: saturday, february 3rd, 2018 @ 11:59PM

Thank you for your interest in speaking at TEDxUNB.

Do you have an amazing idea worth sharing? Do you think that creativity, imagination and innovation can improve the lives of everyday people? Do you believe in changing the narrative of this region of Canada?  Can you communicate these ideas clearly, directly, with passion to spark ideas to over 100 bright delegates?

If yourself or someone that you know would like to speak, we encourage you to apply below.

Speaker criteria
- This application is open to all individuals who have something amazing to share.
Talk content
- Something that’s new and surprising; an idea or invention that your audience has never heard about.
- A great basic idea (that your audience has maybe already heard) with a compelling new argument behind it that challenges beliefs and perspectives.
- 18 minutes maximum
- No advertising or selling from the stage
- No political beliefs
- No religious proselytizing

Theme: This year's theme is DISRUPTION. This theme focuses on ideas that are on the frontier of inspiration and forwarding thinking and therefore, disrupting the status-quo to push our minds forward. 

If you have any questions, please contact Mansa Agbaku, Speakers Director, at

About you (the nominator)
Your Name *
Your Name
Phone *
About the nominee
Name of the nominee *
Name of the nominee
Gender *
What’s their occupation? Any honours or distinctions? Have the spoken publicly before? Why are you recommending them?
Under which of the following categories would this person fall? *
Select all that apply.
Do you know the nominee personally? *