Past TEDs

TED began as a small conference in Monterey, California. That single conference is now three annual events -- TED, TEDActive and TEDGlobal -- as well as occasional deep-dive conferences and events such as TEDWomen, TEDYouth and TEDIndia. Find details about past events below.


2014

TED2014

The Next Chapter

Vancouver, Canada
March 17-21, 2014
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TEDActive 2014

The Next Chapter

Whistler, Canada
March 17-21, 2014
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2013

TEDWomen 2013

Invented Here

San Francisco, California
December 4-6, 2013
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TEDYouth 2013

The Spark.

New Orleans, LA
November 16, 2013
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TEDCity2.0 2013

Dream me. Build me. Make me real.

New York, NY
September 20, 2013
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TEDGlobal 2013

Think Again.

Edinburgh, Scotland
June 10–14, 2013
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Plus:
Watch A Taste of TEDGlobal 2013

TEDActive 2013

The Young. The Wise. The Undiscovered.

Palm Springs, CA
February 25–March 1, 2013
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TED2013

The Young. The Wise. The Undiscovered.

Long Beach, CA
February 25–March 1, 2013
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2012

TEDYouth 2012

Just Like School. Not!

Manhattan, NY
November 17, 2012
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TEDGlobal 2012

Radical Openness

Edinburgh, Scotland
June 25–29, 2012
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Plus:
Watch A Taste of TEDGlobal 2012

TEDActive 2012

Full Spectrum

Palm Springs, CA
February 27-March 2, 2014
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Plus:
Watch A Taste of TEDActive 2012

TED2012

Full Spectrum

Long Beach, CA
February 27-March 2, 2014
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Plus:
Watch A Taste of TED2012


2011

TEDYouth 2011

Play, Learn, Build, Share

Manhattan, NY
November 11, 2011
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TEDGlobal 2011

The Stuff of Life

Edinburgh, Scotland
July 11–15, 2011
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TEDActive 2011

The Rediscovery of Wonder

Palm Springs, CA
February 28–March 4, 2011
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TED2011

The Rediscovery of Wonder

Long Beach, CA
February 28–March 4, 2011
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Plus:
Watch the 2010 highlight reel featured at TED2011


2010

TEDWomen 2010

Reshaping the Future

Washington, D.C.
December 7–8, 2010
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TEDGlobal 2010

And Now the Good News

Oxford, UK
July 12–16, 2010
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Watch A Taste of TEDGlobal 2010

Mission Blue Voyage

Galápagos, Ecuador
April 6–10, 2010

TEDActive 2010

What the World Needs Now...

Palm Springs, CA
February 9–13, 2010

TED2010

What the World Needs Now...

Long Beach, CA
February 9–13, 2010
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Plus:
Watch Behind the TEDTalk 2010


2009

TEDIndia

The Future Beckons

Mysore, India
November 4–7, 2009
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TEDGlobal 2009

The Substance of Things Not Seen

Oxford, UK
July 21–24, 2009
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TED@PalmSprings

The Great Unveiling

Palm Springs, CA
February 3–9, 2009
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TED2009

The Great Unveiling

Long Beach, CA
February 3–9, 2009
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Plus:
Watch Behind the TEDTalk 2009


2008

TED@Aspen

The Big Questions

Monterey, California
February 27–March 1, 2008

TED2008

The Big Questions

Monterey, California
February 27–March 1, 2008
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2007

TEDGlobal 2007

Africa: the Next Chapter

Arusha, Tanzania
June 4–7, 2007
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TED2007

Icons. Geniuses. Mavericks.

Monterey, California
March 7–10, 2007
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2006

TED2006

The Future We Will Create

Monterey, California
February 22-25, 2006
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2005

TEDGlobal 2005

Ideas Big Enough to Change the World

Oxford, UK
July 12–15, 2005
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TED2005

Inspired by Nature

Monterey, California
February 23-26, 2005
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2004

TED2004

The Pursuit of Happiness

Monterey, California
February 25–28, 2004
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2003

TED2003

The Future Belongs to Those Who Create It

Monterey, California
February 26–March 1, 2003


2002

TED2002

Monterey, California
February 27-March 2, 2002


Way back when...

TED11

Will and Still

Monterey, California
February 21-24, 2001

TED10

Understanding America

Monterey, California
February 23-26, 2000

TED9

Monterey, California
February 17-20, 1999

TED8

Monterey, California
February 18-21, 1998

TED7

Monterey, California
February 19-22, 1997

TED6

Monterey, California
February 22-25, 1995

TED5

Monterey, California
February 23-26, 1994

TED4

Kobe, Japan
May 7-9, 1993

TED3

Monterey, California
February 20-23, 1992

TED2

Monterey, California
February 22-25, 1990

TED1

Monterey, California
February 23-26, 1984