February 26, 2023
Doha, Qatar, 25 February 2023: Msheireb Museums, the renowned cultural and tourist destination located at Msheireb Downtown Doha, proudly hosted the 2023 TEDx talks on the theme of “Thinking outside the Box.”
In partnership with TEDx Newton International Academy, the event featured a range of inspiring talks, sessions, poetry, and musical performances. The audience, from all walks of life, thoroughly enjoyed this globally recognized motivational platform designed to push boundaries.
The event’s guest speakers included Mr. Hatem Salah, co-founder and CCO of Showdown Qatar, and Dr. Nasser Al-Mohannadi, Qatar Ironman, while the main speakers comprised Mr. Arkana Budiarko, who spoke about “How Dopamine changed my life,” Mr. Hamdan Kham, who discussed “The Long Stairway to Success,” Miss Hajer Haytham, who presented on “Blaming our Circumstances,” and Miss Jannatul Mawa, who spoke about “The End of the world and what we can do to stop it.” Additionally, the event included a special poetry reading by Nour Ahmed and a School choir performance.
TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience, and in the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx events combine TED Talks videos and live speakers to spark deep discussion and connection. These local, self-organized events are branded as TEDx, where x represents an independently organized TED event.
Msheireb Museums is more than just a center for tourism and history; it is also an educational and cultural hub that plays an integral role in creating awareness and educating the community. The Museums at Msheireb Downtown Doha have established a range of national and international partnerships, adding tremendous value to Qatar’s cultural and social landscape, and enhancing its position as a leading center for community engagement.