Is it possible to change the world at 18 years old? Yes! Zofia shows why adult support is crucial and what adults can do today to open developmental doors for young people. She also introduces the concept of an open table and encourages adults to open a seat at the mentorship, finance, and visibility tables for young change-makers.
ZofiaKierner is a student at the University of California, Berkeley, an award-winning social entrepreneur, education and gender equality advocate, one of the Vogue's top social activists, finalist of #studentglobalprize and the winner of Ambassador of Polish Innovation. She founded and personally manages Girls Future Ready Foundation, an educational organization that spotlights the power of young women and runs multiple international projects. Zofia has a passion for public speaking, delivers talks at conferences, appears in the press, radio, and TV programs. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at ted.com/tedx