TEDxBedford Behind The Mask

Location: Bedford Date: Oct 21, 2021

Date and Location

October 22, 2021
5:00pm - 10:00pm BST (UTC +1hr)

Bedford Modern School Auditorium, Manton Lane, Bedford, MK41 7NT


Wearing masks was commonplace before COVID - the only difference is these masks were metaphorical.

In this TEDx Talk a lineup of incredible speakers bravely share the stories they have sometimes kept hidden from the world. 


  • Alina TimofeevaPrincipal, Oliver Wyman
  • Arya Taware, Founder & CEO at FutureBricks
  • Gina Buckney, Global Transformation Director of Workplace Wellbeing Motivational & Educational Speaker
  • Jasmine Mbye, Speaker, Trainer & Coach
  • Jessy Gomes, Occupational Health and Safety Consultant
  • Joe Housley, Co-founder and Filmmaker,  Narce Media
  • Kayleigh Greenacre, Founder and CEO of ‘Actually, I Can!’ and Assistant Headteacher
  • Youssof Altoukhi, Entrepreneur
  • Zack Ahmed, Entrepreneur