TedX 2017


Thank you to everyone who joined us TEDxBrighton 2017

This year at TEDxBrighton, over 1200 people came together at the Brighton Dome to explore the ways communities form, disrupt and unite. Over 20 speakers, comedians and musicians graced the TEDxBrighton stage to help tell the story and ignite ideas worth spreading.

Presentation videos will be online in the coming months and tickets for TEDxBrighton 2018 will go on sale in the spring.


Sanderson Jones – Founder of Sunday Assembly

Joe Wade – Film maker and TV Writer (The Revolution will be Televised)

Tim Holtam – Founder of Brighton Table Tennis Club

Dom Joly – Trigger Happy TV

Jake Tyler – Mental health vlogger (Black dog walks)

Simon Fanshawe OBE – Presenter and original co-founder of Stonewall

Steven Day – Co-Founder of Pure Planet and Renewable Energy Expert

Amy Oulton – Disability and gender rights campaigner

Sarah Garfinkel PHD – Psychologist and empathy Expert

Christian de Boisredon – Founder of Spark News

Kate Grigg –¬†Founder of dyslexia charity, Xtraordinary People

Jacob Berkson PHD – Campaigner for immigration reform and human rights

Freddie Harrel – Confidence coach, fashion blogger and author

Mr Gee – Radio presenter and spoken word poet

Nicholas Reynolds – Venue and stadium designer

Vanessa Barrat – Cabaret performer and artist

Prashan Paramanathan – Founder of crowd funding platform, Chuffed

Tom Ravenscroft – Education pioneer and entrepreneur