Anwar Dafa-Alla (Arabic: أنور دفع الله) is a Sudanese computer-science university professor (until the summer of 2012) and TED Arabic Language Initiative Coordinator.

Anwar Dafa-Alla was fired from his job as auniversity professor in Sudan because he participated in a demnonstration demanding more freedoms for the Sudanese, in what was dubbed as the Sudanese Spring. He regained his occupation later.

Conferences Edit

  • TEDGlobal 2013, June 10-14, 2013, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • TEDGlobal 2012, June 25-29, 2012, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • TEDActive 2012, February 27 -March 2, 2012, Palm Springs, CA
  • TED2010, February 9-13, 2010, Long Beach, CA

Speaking Edit

  • TEDxBerlin