What powers the journey to a better future? Some really big wishes, and even bigger ideas. Our speakers in this session all have the tenacity, hope and relentless optimism necessary to believe that we can make progress in solving some of the most intractable problems of our time.
Here are the speakers who will appear in this session:
Zak Ebrahim, a child of a terrorist who now fights for peace.
Melinda and Bill Gates work to improve the world’s access to quality healthcare, education, and beyond.
Jehane Noujaim‘s documentary, The Square, was nominated for an Oscar. She’ll talk about how the film is being viewed in Egypt.
The winner of the 2014 TED Prize, Charmian Gooch, tirelessly combats corruption worldwide. Here, she’ll finally reveal her wish for the world.
And finally, composer/singer/author/actor/activist Sting is more than a musician, advocating for human rights around the globe.