Narkis Alon is the Co-Founder of Elevation, an eco-system incubating people on their career path via technology and entrepreneurship education programs, integrating its students into the high-speed startup economy along the way. She also founded ZeZe in 2011, a social enterprise in which young people volunteer for projects pursuant to their natural passions, each empowering a community in need in […]
Colin is an award meeting maths teacher at Preston Manor, having won the Teaching Awards Teacher of the Year for Outstanding Use of Technology in Education this year. In his talk he explains why he left a solid career in the financial sector to pursue his dream of being a teacher. www.hegartymaths.com/ From WOW TALKS // PRESTON MANOR, Thursday 27th […]
Multidisciplinary artist / entrepreneur Matan Berkowitz is driven to empower not only professional musicians and hobbyists – but to create instruments for people with special needs, making music accessible to all. http://MatanB.com/ From WOW TALKS @ MINDSPACE, Wednesday 7th Jan 2014, at Mindspace, Tel-Aviv http://mindspace.co/
Karen talks to the students of Preston Manor about what led her into filmmaking, and furthermore why she moved away from commercial film work towards her current artistic endeavours, including her new interactive video project in conjunction with the V&A. http://i-films.co.uk/ From WOW TALKS // PRESTON MANOR, Thursday 27th Nov 2014, at Preston Manor High School.
Gareth is one of London’s brightest new musical talents. Describing his sound as ‘Acoustic Soul’, he uses music to tell stories that are compelling and imaginative. http://garethesson.com/ twitter: @GarethEsson From WOW TALKS // BUSINESS + STARTUPS, Thursday 17th October 2014, at Google Campus.
Alex spent a decade in advertising, marketing and communication looking after Clients like Google, Direct Line and Heineken and ended up in a business development role in M&C Saatchi. Alex bought two companies for them which are now M&C Saatchi Mobile and Human Digital. Alex says: ‘I was always hustling for new things to do which made me realise that […]
Darren Clarkson-King is a writer, adventurer, extreme kayaker, expedition provider, river consultant, mentor and inspirational speaker. Darren has kayaked on extreme rivers for over 20 years and has been a member of the GB team of athletes.