KIET Group of Institutions, Ghaziabad, successfully organized the fourth edition of TEDxKIET, on the theme ‘Living the Wonka World’. The motive behind choosing this theme was to encourage everyone to embrace the magic and wonder of life and approach each day with a sense of curiosity and creativity.
Nearly 500+ students from different schools across Sonipat were a part of this event. Apart from them, the event featured 11 prominent speakers, namely Wily Frenzy (Musician), Ella D’ Verma (model), Rakesh Khatri (Environmentalist), Saurabh Sharma (Badminton Player), MC Heam (Musician), Nitye Sood (Film Maker), Saksham Garg (Author), Manu Kwatra (Dancer), Sakshi Shrivas (Actor, Software Engineer), Keerthika Govindhasamy (History graduate, YouTuber) and Moumala Nayak (Kathak Dancer) who encouraged the audience with their TEDx talks and shared the motto of TED, “Ideas Worth Spreading.”
The event commenced with lighting the lamp, followed by a welcome speech by the Director of the institute, Dr. A Garg. He welcomed all the students, teachers, and esteemed speakers, and said, that “I hope all of us will try to become better version of ourselves after this session.”
Dr. Manoj Goel, Joint Director, also expressed his thoughts by saying that through this event, all the youngsters sitting here, will understand how to realize their true-selves and deal with demotivation in a positive way.
The first speaker of the event, Rakesh Khatri, popularly known as “The Nest Man of India”, defined how important it is to conserve and preserve every part of nature in this growing world of industrialization.
Another speaker, Ella D’Verma, who is also the 1st Runner Up at Miss TransQueen India 23, motivated people to normalize the community of transgender people. She eloquently depicted that, “being transgender or homosexual is not a sin. It is the society that has corrupted our minds into defying people into different categories and treating them according to that.”
Towards the end, the team felicitated the speakers, school dignitaries, sponsors, and the entire team of TEDxKIET with a token of respect. All the media partners, sponsors, and students appreciated their sincere and valuable efforts towards the event.
The event was packed with astonishing instances of talks, appearances, inventiveness, and creativity that motivated everyone to take a new perspective on life and approach each day with a sense of wonder.