Aurélie Salvaire

Aurélie Salvaire has been working for the past 10 years in the social innovation field, collaborating with Oxfam, Ashoka, Unreasonable Institute and Impact Hub. She founded and curated different TEDx events and especially TEDxBarcelonaWomen.

She is passionate about storytelling and how new stories can help us to empower individuals and balance the world. She founded The A Factor which has run workshops and events in places as diverse as Beirut and Nairobi. She is very active in training women entrepreneurs in the Middle East from Tunisia to Iran or Pakistan. She is also a very active speaker, promoting greater diversity and shedding light on lingering stereotypes through her platform Shiftbalance. You can also find some or her tutorials and videos on her YouTube channel. She recently shot a 28 minutes documentary on masculinity in Pakistan called Mard Ban. Be a man and published an anthology of feminist solutions called Balance the world. And her most recent TEDx Talk.