Business + Finance

Narkis Alon // Are you as alive as you could be?

27 January 2015 | Comment Here

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 […]

Education + Teaching

Colin Hegarty // Are you paying attention?

12 December 2014 | Comment Here

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 […]

Internet + Startups

Matan Berkowitz // What is your next context shift?

22 January 2015 | Comment Here

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/

Arts + Culture

Karen Palmer // Who are you?

9 December 2014 | Comment Here

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.