The afterglow of TEDxAmsterdamWomen 2016

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There are no words to describe TEDxAmsterdamWomen 2016. The 6th edition of TEDxAmsterdamWomen – Unraveled, the story behind the story was a huge succes with more than 350 people in the audience, more than 50 volunteers and 9 speakers. We embraced the speakers, enjoyed the performances and created new memories. It was a day to remember. […]

The Up-close and Personal After-event: It all Starts with Empathy

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Following TEDxAmsterdamWomen 2016 as a great success, the after-event morning panel continued warm claps and inspiring talks among thirty attendees and two speakers, “Diplomat of technology” Mariéme Jamme and Dr. Jan Ihan Kizilhan at the graceful Andaz Prinsengracht Hotel atelier. Anna Natali Swanson hosted the panel. Bringing dignity and belongingness back to traumatized refugees Dr. […]

Bénédicte Ficq, The story behind the story: Manipulating into cigarette addiction should be a criminal offence

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Bénédicte Ficq is a renowned Dutch lawyer who was consecutively awarded best female criminal lawyer several years in a row. In April 2016 Bénédicte made headlines when she, together with lung cancer patient Anne Marie van Veen, decided to sue the tobacco industry. Ficq unraveled her case on the stage of TEDxAmsterdamWomen as if she were […]