ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Qayam Devji 

Qayam Devji is excited to be entering Grade 8 in September in West Vancouver. A reader, writer, actor and community volunteer, Qayam curated his first TEDxKids event after being inspired by attending TEDxKids@BC in October 2012. He presented his first TEDTalk on how teachers can help students achieve great ideas at TEDxWestVancouver ED in May 2013. In his free time Qayam enjoys hip hop dance and volunteers with the West Vancouver Rec Commission and the Ismaili Council for BC.

Connect with Qayam @qayamd

ABOUT THE TALK

Qayam believes there is no problem in the world that children can’t solve and will share stories about inspiring kids doing great things. He has a passion for music, art, photography, technology and fashion, which led him to launch his first venture –Tribes of Humanity (www.tribesofhumanity.com)- an urban clothing company with a conscience.