Speakers

Azeem Amir

Azeem, is 19 and has been visually impaired since birth. However, he has NEVER let it be a barrier to success. Azeem plays Blind Football professionally and is a member of the GB and England national team and is working towards qualifying  for the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics.

In 2016 Azeem became the first blind person to complete Tough Mudder; a gruelling 12 mile obstacle course, featuring muddy ditch, huge walls and electric fences! Since running Tough Mudder, Azeem has risen to fame as a highly respected advocate for disability rights.  He is now an ambassador for several disability organisations and through talks, coaching and workshops aims to inspire as many young people as possible to achieve their own version of success.

The 2018 Speakers

TEDxBrighton returns to the Brighton Dome once again for another day-long celebration of ideas worth spreading. The day will be packed to the seams with inspiring speakers, life-changing stories and…