TEDxKumamoto 2021 speakers

TEDxKumamoto 2021


山邊 鈴

山邊 鈴(やまべ りん)Rin Yamabe

秋より米国ボストンにある女子大のWellesley Collegeに進学し、棲み分け、社会運動、世論形成のメカニズム、社会保障制度などについて学ぶ。

She was born in 2002 in Isahaya city, Nagasaki prefecture. She has been interested in disparity and poverty at home and abroad since she was a junior high school student. She has acted through the establishment of the student body and data collection in developing countries. She studied in India when she was in the 11th grade. Having a keen awareness of the caste system, she held a fashion show using children in slum areas as models. After coming back to Japan, she wrote an article named “in the corner of this cracked world” , feeling a sense of crisis regarding segmentized Japan. She also often appeared in the media. She is going to study at Wellesley College (women’s college) this autumn about segregation, social movement, public opinion formation, security system and so forth.

木原 寿彦

木原 寿彦(きはら としひこ)Toshihiko Kihara

1983年 福岡県北九州市生まれ。
2005年 北九州市立大学経済学部を卒業し、セブン-イレブン・ジャパンに入社。
2008年 セブン-イレブン・ジャパンを退社後、シールドテック株式会社(現エアロシールド株式会社)へ入社。
2017年 当社代表取締役に就任。

He was born in 1983 in Kitakyushu city, Fukuoka prefecture. He graduated from the economics department of The University of Kitakyushu and entered Seven-Eleven Japan Co., Ltd. He left Seven-Eleven Japan Co., Ltd. in 2008 and joined Shieldtech Co., Ltd.(now Aeroshield Co., Ltd. ) Based in Oita, he has engaged in market development, product improvement, new merchandise development and so forth since its inauguration. Aiming to put air environmental measures in place as social infrastructure, he has been leading business management of the second inaugural period for more than 10 years. He was inaugurated as the president of Aeroshield Co., Ltd. in 2017.



菊地 夏美

菊地 夏美(きくち なつみ)Natsumi Kikuchi


She was born in 1994 in Miyagi prefecture. When she was a high school student, she had an interest in support for children in developing countries. When she was a college student, she experienced volunteer activities in and outside Japan through an international volunteer body that 3,500 students all over Japan belong to. When she was a college senior, she was impressed by a book called “yumeno haitatsunin” (dream delivery person). It was written by Kyouraiishi Saori who is a representative of The World Theater Project. She participated in the project. While she works for a private enterprise, she acts as a vice representative of The World Theater Project.