TEDxPortElizabethSalon – Shaping the Future


TEDxPortElizabethSalon hosts its third salon event in 2017

[9 September 2017] TEDxPortElizabeth’s third salon event with the theme titled “Shaping the Future” will take place at Art on Target. Times and conditions are changing so are opportunities, the only way to secure our place is to constantly stay focused on our future. It is up to the youth to cultivate the change we need by creating solutions for us, by us.The future is taking place with or without us… Will we shape the future or turn a blind eye?

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Rushka Johnson, an environmental activist, seed freedom guardian, permaculture enthusiast and organic vegetable farmer will tackle the topic “A Seed in Time” Walk in store for ticket purchase includes PicknPay 4th Avenue Newton Park.




Sam Beynon, MA(Political Science) graduate from Nelson Mandela University has appeared on the SABC 1 TV show Future Leaders Season 4 and One Day Leader Season 3, will explore the concept of “Choice, Chances and Changes”. Ticket Outlets include PnP Baywest Mall; PnP Walker Drive Sherwood; including Pnp Commercial Centre Sidwell.




Sakhumzi Nyedwana, a visual artist from Motherwell uses his technical ability by means of paints and brushes to explore new ideas around his culture, history and the journeys of his everyday life. He will be sharing his views about the “Mother Tongue”




Event Details

Venue: Art on Target, 2 Kloof Road, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

Time: 14:00-16:00

Tickets: R100 per person

Heres a fun fact: Considered record timing (in Africa) the internationally acclaimed NPO reaches its 7th event in under 2 years in the Nelson Mandela Bay. With your support we can continue raising the National flag and name of Nelson Mandela with our well-known city Port Elizabeth “Organiser”