On January 21st 2019 more than 550 visitors experienced the very first edition of this special event in Alkmaar. Several speakers, known and unknown, both local and international shared their stories In the glorious 'Grote Kerk' (grand church). We hope you had a great day! Did you miss TEDxAlkmaar or do you just want to experience it again? Check the talks of our speakers. Just click on a speaker to see their personal page.
A big thank you to our speakers, host Salmaan, volunteers, partners, sponsors and TEDxAlkmaar Team! Keep an eye on this site and follow us on Facebook for future updates. Or sign in for our newsletter.
Meet our speakers, coming to Alkmaar from various locations, just for you. Without exception they will pass on inspiration, so that you can do the same when the day is over.
Theme TEDx Alkmaar 2019Design (y)our future
Dutch-Ghanaian sprinter, bobsledder, and skeleton athlete
Founder and master chef at Zina’s Kitchen
Professor of Data-Driven Business Innovation Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Editor in Chief The Diversity Top 100 - DJ - Producer - Media entrepreneur
PhD student University of Groningen
Kathalijn Kalawati Vergeer
Founder of KKGames and gamechanger at pentascope
Tiny House expert, pioneer, ambassador
Student International Business / Ambassador Young Lady Business Academy.
Philosopher, trendwatcher, TEDx speaker, professor and social invester
PwC Europe SDG Lead, PwC
The SDGS, a compass for everyone, anywhere
Sterre van Boxtel
14 years old, the youngest national top talent Soprano of the Conservatory of Amsterdam
Marjan de Bock-Smit
Founder and owner SIM
Integrative therapist and hypnotherapist
Dr., Assistant professor in Cognitive Psychology
Assistant Professor [Department of Orthopaedics, Erasmus MC]
Working hard to ensure that TEDxAlkmaar will be a great succes!
Mena Leila Kilani
Bart van Koppen