TEDxChange is an event created out of a partnership between the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the TEDx program. It is an initiative devoted to ideas worth spreading in the areas of global health and development.
The TEDxChange team works with TEDx organizers around the world to help facilitate meaningful discussions on topics including vaccines, polio, malaria, HIV/AIDS, maternal/newborn child health, education, and agricultural development. TEDxChange also includes a global signature event convened by Melinda Gates and broadcast across the TEDx community.
Stay tuned for more about TEDxChange 2014. In the meantime, learn about the TEDxChange 2013, and how you can get involved:
Themed, “Positive Disruption,” TEDxChange 2013 speakers gathered together to challenge preconceived ideas, spark discussion, engage leaders and shed light on new perspectives in the area of global health, development, and education.
Part of the partnership between TEDx and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation contemplates how to facilitate more meaningful conversations on global health and development issues within TEDx communities year-round.