“Around the Campfire” Profile: Carel Nolte

Who’s around our campfire? Each week we will profile a different TEDActive 2013 attendee and give you a peek into what they have to share around the fire in Palm Springs. This week, meet Carel!

Where are you from?
Johannesburg, South Africa

Where is your favorite place on earth?
Wherever I currently find myself – although my continent (as represented by my African tattoo) will always have a special place.

What interests you?
People and how amazing we all are

What problem are you trying to solve?
Helping people understand that if we aren’t dead, we can fix anything – so keep perspective.

What’s your favorite thing about TEDActive?
The mind-blowing expansive conversations.

What’s your favorite TED Talk?
Chip Kidd :)

What piece of advice would you give to someone coming to TEDActive for the first time?
Do everything and meet everyone :)

What’s one thing you can’t live without?
Emotion

Read all of the “Around the Campfire” profiles here. If you are attending TEDActive 2013 and would like to be included in this series, email tedactive@ted.com with your photo and answers to the questions above. Feel free to include links to your LinkedIn profile, bios, social media profiles, and other ways people can find out more information about you.

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