Sat Mar 1, 2014 1:00am EST —
Sat Mar 1, 2014 4:00am EST
Eleven dynamic speakers from Dubai American Academy will share talks centred around innovative, groundbreaking ideas. Whether discussing the possibility of living forever or the use of bugs as a potential food source, these students are eager to share new perspectives and a different outlook.
Session 1 (10:00am- 11:00 local time Dubai)
Prem Sehgal - Bioengineering: The Next Golden Age
Natalya Rahman - It's Not What You Say, It's How You Say It
Elodie Papp - To Bee or Not to Bee
Pietro Emiliani - Prescription: Video Games
Session 2 (11:20-12:00pm local time Dubai)
Faiz Moosa - A New Perspective on Special Needs
Nirekh Das - Photonic Molecules: The Future is Bright
Apoorva Gupta - Reaching for the Gold Star (The downside of rewards)
Gnebe Diouf - Spoken-word poem: 'This Girl'
Session 3 (12:20pm - 1:00 local time Dubai)
Dahlia Docrat - Sweet Solitude (Why spending time alone isn't so bad)
Ian Esdale - Humanity 2.0 (Exploring the diverse field of transhumanism)
Bani Sapra - Mind Over Stress
Gnebe Diouf - Spoken-word poem: 'He was Sixteen'