Zeitgeist has released a list of 12 Young Minds from all over the world for the Google Young Minds 2011 award. The winning entries are from Namibia, Kenya, South Africa, United Kingdom and Nigeria. They are set to benefit from an all expence paid trip to the Google’s Zeitgeist event. Some of the previous speakers to have graced the event are Will.i.am, Tims Berns-Lee, Prince of Wales, Queen Rania of Jordan, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Bill Clinton, and Sir Richard Branson.

Some of the selected winners are;

  • Brian Magwaro Mogaka – KenyaGrace
  • Ihejiamaizu – Michael Mulunga – Namibia
  • Karabo Thosa – South Africa
  • Paul “Slim” Banda – Zambia
  • Orly Keit Setton – South Africa
  • Matheus Zancul Ortega – Haiti
  • Phofane Ludwick Marishane – South Africa
  • Richard Serunjogi – United Kingdom
  • Sadiq Miah – United Kingdom
  • Sebastian Thiel – United Kingdom
  • Anna Debenham – United Kindom

You can view their entries from this link http://www.youtube.com/zeitgeistyoungminds/

Zeitgeist is Google’s annual European partner forum held just outside London, currently in its 6th year, bringing together around 400 business and thought leaders from across Europe.