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Volunteer Application 2022

Carla Banc

TEDxOrganizer & License Holder
Passion: Photography, Biking, Yoga, Book Clubs
Favorite TED Talk: The language of being human | Poet Ali
Favorite quote: ““Love it. Change it. Leave it.”

Tamara Laudt

Co-Organizer and beyond
Passion: Coffee Wine Books
Favorite TED Talk: The power of vulnerability | Brené Brown
Favorite quote: ““If you don’t grow up by the age of 35, you don’t have to.” – James Gurney

Cristian Frigo

TED Circles / Video & Technical Lead
Passion: Music! I play guitar, trumpet and I am taking vocal lessons
Favorite TED Talk: Why some of us don’t have one true calling | Emilie Wapnick
Favorite quote: “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” -Benjamin Franklin

Milena Dünkel

Brand Promoter
Passion: Dancing, travelling and learning new languages!
Favorite TED Talk: The danger of a single story | Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Favorite quote: ““Se hace camino al andar!”

Viktoria Albrecht

Marketing & Communication Team Lead
Passion: Travelling, creating, music, reading & coffee
Favorite TED Talk: 3 reasons why you aren’t doing what you say you will do | Amanda Crowell
Favorite quote: ““Sometimes I have to remind myself that I don’t have to do what everyone else is doing”

Patrick Liebl

Curator & Speaker Coach
Passion: Stories and humans
Favorite TED Talk: We need to talk about an injustice | Bryan Stevenson
Favorite quote: ““There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” ― Maya Angelou

Lara Dolezalek-Frese

Communication & Marketing / Newsletter
Passion: Podcasts, Travelling, Languages & Cooking
Favorite TED Talk: Do you have the guts for Gluten? | Sophia Brubaker
Favorite quote: “Don’t take it too serious.

Fangyi Chen

Brand Promoter
Passion: Podcast, Design, Painting, Photography
Favorite TED Talk: Why 20 is not the new 30 | Meg Jay
Favorite quote: ““I gotta be me”

Julia Karavia

Copywriter
Passion: Travelling, drawing & creating, doing kitchen magic & Yoga
Favorite TED Talk: The gift and power of emotional courage | Susan David
Favorite quote: ““Believe you can and you are halfway there.”

Laura Müller

Partnerhsip Coordinator
Passion: Music, HipHop, Dance, Languages
Favorite TED Talk: We should be all feminists | Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Favorite quote: “Everything you can imagine is real – Picasso

Cristina Conesa

Communication & Marketing
Passion: Passionate people
Favorite TED Talk: Inside the mind of a master procrastinator | Tim Urban
Favorite quote: ““Carpe Diem”

Franziska Neumann

Partnerhsip Coordinator
Passion: Yoga, Cooking, Jogging, Architecture, Photography
Favorite TED Talk: Inside the mind of a master procrastinator | Tim Urban
Favorite quote: “„Everything is going to be fine in the end. If it’s not fine it’s not the end.“ — Oscar Wilde

Kavi Kumar

Curator
Passion: Yoga, Helping people be their Best Self, Sailing, Baking
Favorite TED Talk: 5 hindrances to self-mastery | Master Shi Heng Yi-Shaolin Temple
Favorite quote: ““Be the Change that you Want to See” – Mahatma Gandhi

Judit Agoston

Graphic Desginer
Passion: Long walks, good books, plants
Favorite TED Talk: How to humor your stress | Loretta LaRoche
Favorite quote: ““Be Yourself”

Daphne Pallikaraki

TED Circles Host
Passion: Salsa, books, hiking
Favorite TED Talk: Where joy hiddes and where to find it | Ingrid Fetell Lee
Favorite quote: “A room without books is like a body without a soul.

Ihsan Kahef

TED Circles Host
Passion: Learning new things (curiosity-rush), Playing the Piano, Painting and DIY, Adrenaline junkie adventures, Singing, Story telling, Sharing hugs kindness and joyful moments.
Favorite TED Talk: It’s so hard to choose only one 😀
Favorite quote: ““Remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.” ― Stephen W. Hawking

Planned events

This is an overview of all planned events. You can find information for each event and the respective speakers here.

7. December 2021

7 PM CET
TED Circles co-hosted with TechQuartier

Theme “Reflection”

Registration

18. January 2022

7PM CET
TED Circles co-hosted with gramm.genau

Registration Coming Soon

14. February 2022

6:45 PM CET
TED Circles

Registration Coming Soon

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