INSPIRED Talks - Nairobi

A platform for young Ideas

because Change begins with an idea...

Join 8 young ChangeMakers for an evening of Innovation, Optimism and Celebration as they talk us through their ideas for the future.


From Permaculture to Pizza, Business to Self-Belief, INSPIRED presents the third round of inspirational speakers intent on making a difference

Thursday, March 20th, 7:30pm

State House CRE

Nairobi City, Nairobi

PAWA254 - Mageuzi conference Room & Rooftop bar

SPEAKER BIOGRAPHIES...

Ritesh Doshi - Just do it!

Ritesh is a serial entrepreneur and the CEO of Naked Pizza. Ritesh shares with us his secrets for success - on taking chances, seizing the moment and following that little thing called passion.


Charles Gachanga - The Renaissance of Low-Income Urban Areas in Nairobi

Charles is the founder and chair of the Mustard Seeds Community Based Organization in Dandora- Nairobi's capital of crime. As the first prize winners of the AWESOME foundation grant, Charles and his team have an incredible story to share.


Frederick Ouko - Should being Abled-Differently be the hallmark of poverty?

An Ashoka fellow and Youth Action Global Fellow, Frederick will be talking tonight about his work with ANDY (Action Network for the Disabled) and his commitment to supporting disabled youth enter the job market.


Marie Jose Dolleman - Body Talk - Empowering your Health.

BodyTalk is a revolutionary healthcare system that integrates Western medicine’s scientifically supported research with Ancient healing methods based on the simple understanding that our bodies are designed to heal themselves.


Dalmas Otieno - Me through my eyes

Dalmas is a contemporary dance artist, footballer, swimmer, cyclist and a motivational speaker, his passion to speak out and fight for his dreams is one that has taken him all over the world.

Velma Akinyi Odhiambo - Talent

"I'm that pebble who believes she can cause a ripple effect in the world" Velma believes everyone can utilize their talents to change the world and tonight, she will be proving her theory!


Anna De Young & Mette Vendelbo - How to target the spoilt kids of the middle-class

Two young Danish Documentarians who share their passion for filmmaking with the desire to educate young, wealthy children on the roles they can play in creating positive change in the world.


Josephat Barasa - Permaculture for Sustainable Livelihoods.

Josephat is a permaculture expert, trainer and consultant who will be sharing some of his stories on the role that growing your own food can play in the drive for self- empowerment.



+ MC - Robinson Esialimba

Dean of Awesome @ The Awesome Foundation - Nairobi Chapter


+ BIG Tunes provided by THE MONGROOVE COLLECTION

- A collective soundsystem spinning tunes from hip hop to house, funk, and reggae to jungle !!!


+ Arts & Artisans by OSOTUA

- The artists are the mirrors of society, the instigators and propagators for social change and interaction. It requires strength and vision to co-create and re-invent our society amidst the digital and technological advancements that are over powering and damaging our natural world.

Format for the evening

7:30pm doors open

8:00 pm Talks begin

9:30pm Talks End

10:00pm onwards... Celebrate, Network, Collaborate


Entrance fee: 1000/

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a little YOUTUBE 'taster': http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rVtGS8T9eGE