Embassy Officer Speaks at FCT TEDx

David Tyree presentation at FCT TEDx. (Photo: US Embassy Lisbon)DEA Special Agent David Tyree was invited to the Faculty of Science and Technology at Universidade Nova de Lisboa (FCT-UNL) to speak at its June 20th TEDx event, “Be Positive.” The TEDx Program holds conferences around the world to help communities, organizations and individuals to spark conversation around “ideas worth spreading.”

David spoke about the value of community service and the importance of leaving a positive mark on the world. He called on the young audience to stay optimistic as Portugal’s economy recovers, and to let their own choices as the future leaders of the country define their legacy.