So, you remember Joshua Beckford…..?

You may remember little Joshua Beckford from BYA Awards 2012, where he won the Education award?

 

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Joshua Beckford, Education winner 2012 see here with Leila Thomas of Urban Synergy, winners of the Youth Organisation of the Year award.

 

Well since then, he has continued to excel and achieve some more amazing things!

 

Here’s an update from his dad, Knox Daniel:-

 

“Joshua has just been invited to speak at the TED x Vienna International Conference on the 22nd October 2016.

TED X will be flying Joshua and I over for the conference where he will speak to over 1,000 attendees and meet some of the top professors and scientists from around the world.

This is another first as he is the only child ever invited to address the adult TED x Conference. http://www.tedxvienna.at/outthere/

 

He has also been shortlisted out of 20,000 nominees for the National Diversity Award 2016 in Liverpool Cathedral on the 22nd October.

 

Haringey Council is including him in a Black History Documentary next week Friday.

 

He is also features on the website of One United Bank the largest Black Bank in the U.S in Boston.

 

He has recently finished a Science Course at Imperial College London University!”

 

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Joshua continues to amaze us and he will be one of our special guest speakers at this year’s BYA Awards on Saturday 26th November at The CEME Conference Centre, Marsh Way, Rainham, Essex RM13 8EU

 

Get your early bird tickets for the event here