By Janet, May 12 2014 12:00AM
Pete was invited to present at the TEDx Derby conference at Friar Gate studios in Derby, part of TED's regionally organised programme.
TED is a global non-profit organisation that works under the heading 'ideas worth spreading'. These are usually take the form of powerful talks of 18 minutes of less.
Pete joined seven other speakers and presented his talk on the theme 'Cheeky Letters and Dream Lists' - about confidence, making your mark, and building success on your own terms.
If you are wondering about the platform boots you can find out more by watching the video on the TEDx YouTube channel here