On 9th July 2016 the Universal Hall hosted the second in the series of TEDx Findhorn events, which the Findhorn Foundation is proud to sponsor. It was a great evening with four inspiring talks and a wonderful piano performance. Click on the photos or links to see the talks/performances.
Mumta Ito: Say YES to the Rights of Nature. Say YES to LIFE!
Lisa Shaw: From Wastewater to Deep Beauty:
Lisa Shaw, is a long term community member and artist working in the field of ecological design applied to restoration biology. She creates paintings and collaborative art projects as part of the team at Biomatrix Water combining art, nature, engineering & community involvement to transform polluted waterways. www.lisashawart.com and http://www.biomatrixwater.com/. See Lisa’s talk here
Alexander Chapman Campbell: Piano Solo
Alex Walker: Community Development: An Introduction to Spell Casting
Alex offers two or three helpful organisational development tools.
Alex Walker is a community activist and Sustainable development consultant. He is the chairman of Ekopia, which invests in various social enterprises in Moray, Scotland and is a director of Development Trusts Association Scotland. http://www.ekopia.org.uk/. See Alex’s talk here.
Alan’s inspiring talk is about his involvement in restoring the Caledonian Forest and all its constituent species of flora and fauna to the Scottish Highlands.
Alan is the Founder and Visionary of the Scottish Charity, Trees for Life since 1989. He has overall responsibility for the charity and its strategic direction. His work includes a special focus on media and public relations, major donor fundraising and biodiversity research at Dundreggan Conservation Estate. http://treesforlife.org.uk/. See Alan’s talk here.
Many thanks to our generous partners without whose help this event would not have happened.