Announcing the new theme for TEDxBaghdad 2012

After last year successful event that was carried under the theme of ‘Make the Impossible Possible’ we will be announcing our new theme for this year tomorrow. A special preview will be given to the audience during the TEDGlobal live streaming event. Our mission stays the same; finding and shedding …

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First time in Baghdad

It was once the jewel of the Muslim empire and epicenter of knowledge in the Eastern world. Now it is best known for corrupt governance, bombings, and dust storms. It was also my parents’ home. After visiting once in 1991 as a child the few memories I have of Iraq …

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Interactive workshop for TEDxBaghdad team

So, I had to eat Kebab for lunch that Tuesday, that sunny and wonderful day in Baghdad, from Kebab Al-Sayyed in Al-Kadhimiya, just a small shack actually, and it was amazing I’d tell you (not that I’m advertising for it, but to be honest), then I went out to walk …

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