Toby is the curator and event director for TEDxBrighton. Toby has been on the TEDxBrighton committee for four years as the Ideas Lab exhibition manager, 2016 is his first year leading the committee and the event.
Marc is the TEDxBrighton sensai. He looks after our licence and relationship with TED and ensures each TEDxBrighton event is of the highest quality. Marc has also spoken at TED events and through his extensive network, helps us recruit world-class speakers.
Event Management (Kate O’Neill)
Kate is the project and operations manager for TEDxBrighton. Kate ensures all the speakers are well looked after and that all important work behind the scenes happens to make TEDxBrighton fantastic. 2016 is her first year on the committee.
Ideas Lab (Hillary Rock-Archer)
Hillary is the the Ideas Lab Manager and seeks out all the creative projects that sit along side the main conference in the exhibition and break out spaces at TEDxBrighton.
Sam is the producer for TEDxBrighton, and led the committee for two years between 2014 and 2015. Sam is also Director, photographer, producer and founding partner of digital film and communications agency Bespoke Banter.
Marketing (Steve Stewart)
Steve believes the role of marketing should be to introduce people to new things they wouldn’t otherwise experience. Much like TEDx.
Storytelling (Sharna Waid)
Sharna is the TEDxBrighton PR lead and is new to the team for 2016. Sharna interviews speakers, writes blog posts, and creates engaging narratives around the event.