TEDxYouthDay is a series of events all around the world that coincide with TEDYouth in November. These events are designed to empower and inspire young people.

TEDxYouthDay 2014

TEDxYouthDay will take place November 15-16, 2014, with communities across the globe hosting TEDxYouth events alongside TEDYouth — TED's day-long salon event for middle- and high-school students.

Get involved

  1. To hold an event around TEDxYouthDay on November 15 or 16, 2014, apply for a TEDxYouth license
  2. Check out the TEDxYouthDay Photo Challenge and tell us what you would do if you ruled the world.
  3. Follow our TEDx Youth Reporters to get the latest news about TEDxYouthDay.

Past events

TEDxYouthDay 2013

In 2013, TEDxYouthDay — themed “The Spark” — took place from Saturday, November 16 to Sunday, November 17. Our global TEDxYouth events coincided with TEDYouth, a salon event hosted by TED in New Orleans on November 16.

TEDxYouthDay 2012

In 2012, 100 TEDxYouthDay events in almost 50 countries celebrated kids and young people with the theme, "Dream Big… THEN DO IT!" More than 120 youth reporters documented the events around the world.

TEDxYouthDay 2011

Over 100 TEDxYouthDay events in nearly 50 countries happened during TEDxYouthDay under the theme "Play, Learn, Build & Share," -- chosen by the TEDx community. Individual events featured their own unique themes.

TEDxYouthDay 2010

In November 2010 — over a period of 24 hours — 60 TEDxYouthDay events were held in 24 countries. A dedicated TEDxYouthDay Livestream Channel allowed 22,600 viewers to watch nearly half a million minutes of live TEDxYouthDay events.

TEDxYouthDay on Twitter

Fav line of the #TEDxYouth applications so far: "I'm not your average circus freak!" Apps open until Wednesday! https://t.co/wRg2H2xtkk
Anna Smith 8 Feb
Honored to perform live #voiceover behind a shoji screen inspired by @postsecret at @oakley for #TEDxYBC #TEDxYouth https://t.co/CyoypI5Mes
Gabe Eggerling 8 Feb
RT @ToscaKilloran: Top 10 reasons to rock #TEDx events with your #students https://t.co/MPMGnHjxXG #TEDxYouth #edtech https://t.co/ZlymHRqY
9Sharp 8 Feb
Cómo un niño se volvió un #Youtuber con más de 1,5 millón de suscriptores - Jon Cozart. #TedxYouth #música #Youtube https://t.co/mm7SqZNbJM
TEDxSantAntoni 8 Feb
Why is the Internet such a big deal? @jisbrunei @tedxgadong #tedx #tedxyouth #technology #internet by newheightsrea… https://t.co/FYSZ7w0aTO
Smart Electronics 6 Feb
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