TEDxYouth@ASD

ASD's second annual TEDx event.

OUR TEAM

Meet the team behind TEDxYouth@ASD 2018

  Akash Mishra  Lead Organizer  Currently a senior at the American School of Dubai, this is Akash's second year as a member of the TEDxYouth@ASD Team. Aside from his work as the Lead Organizer, Akash enjoys reading and practicing his trumpet. He looks forward to working with the team to create a successful, enriching, and ultimately eye-opening TEDx experience for all attendees at TEDxYouth@ASD. 

Akash Mishra
Lead Organizer

Currently a senior at the American School of Dubai, this is Akash's second year as a member of the TEDxYouth@ASD Team. Aside from his work as the Lead Organizer, Akash enjoys reading and practicing his trumpet. He looks forward to working with the team to create a successful, enriching, and ultimately eye-opening TEDx experience for all attendees at TEDxYouth@ASD. 

  Humza Khan  Communications Director  Humza is currently a senior at ASD. He has worked with various other organizations within the ASD community such as DYFF and Tri-M. During his fourteenth and final year in the country, Humza looks forward to representing the TEDxYouth@ASD team in the coming months. As the Communications Director, Humza is passionate about graphic design and website development. Outside TEDxYouth, he also enjoys math and music.

Humza Khan
Communications Director

Humza is currently a senior at ASD. He has worked with various other organizations within the ASD community such as DYFF and Tri-M. During his fourteenth and final year in the country, Humza looks forward to representing the TEDxYouth@ASD team in the coming months. As the Communications Director, Humza is passionate about graphic design and website development. Outside TEDxYouth, he also enjoys math and music.

Karan Chandra
Curator

Karan is presently an 11th grade student attending the American School of Dubai, Of Indian origin, Karan has lived in Dubai for three years. Outside of his position within TEDxYouth@ASD, Karan is a member of the Student Government, Academic Games, and various other student organizations. He is excited to serve as the Curator for TEDxYouth@ASD, and hopes to compile an interesting, sincere, and passionate set of speakers.

 
  Sarah Bayoumi  Video & Production Lead  Sarah is a junior entering her seventh year at the American School of Dubai. Originally from New York and Egypt, she loves traveling the world and immersing herself in new experiences. Sarah is passionate about psychology, helping others, and filmmaking. With a sharp eye for video production, Sarah is looking forward to her second year on the TEDx team and is excited to contribute her unique skills.

Sarah Bayoumi
Video & Production Lead

Sarah is a junior entering her seventh year at the American School of Dubai. Originally from New York and Egypt, she loves traveling the world and immersing herself in new experiences. Sarah is passionate about psychology, helping others, and filmmaking. With a sharp eye for video production, Sarah is looking forward to her second year on the TEDx team and is excited to contribute her unique skills.

  Lauren Sproule  Event Manager  Entering her thirteenth year at ASD, Lauren Sproule is eager to be a part of this year's TEDxYouth@ASD Team. As a second-year Event Manager, she is excited to see TEDx grow from its inaugural event last year. She is passionate about being able to give student speakers a platform to succeed, and sharing the TEDx experience with a wider audience.

Lauren Sproule
Event Manager

Entering her thirteenth year at ASD, Lauren Sproule is eager to be a part of this year's TEDxYouth@ASD Team. As a second-year Event Manager, she is excited to see TEDx grow from its inaugural event last year. She is passionate about being able to give student speakers a platform to succeed, and sharing the TEDx experience with a wider audience.

  Jared Barney   Executive Producer  A Junior in his third year at ASD, Jared is excited to fulfil his role for the second year as Executive Producer. He is passionate about the ideas behind TED and enjoys being part of an organization that facilitates the diffusion of new ideas to help improve the community and the world.

Jared Barney
Executive Producer

A Junior in his third year at ASD, Jared is excited to fulfil his role for the second year as Executive Producer. He is passionate about the ideas behind TED and enjoys being part of an organization that facilitates the diffusion of new ideas to help improve the community and the world.

  Emily Rosindell  Associate Curator

Emily Rosindell
Associate Curator

  Shane Lee  Associate Event Manager

Shane Lee
Associate Event Manager

  Zahraa Shubbar  Content & Design Manager

Zahraa Shubbar
Content & Design Manager

  Rishaan Moorjani  Post-Event Coordinator & Team Secretary

Rishaan Moorjani
Post-Event Coordinator & Team Secretary