Conferences

Attendance at a TED conference is by application. If you'd like to come to TED, apply to attend. We read every application, and actively seek out leading thinkers and doers across a wide range of fields.
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Truth and Dare
March 16 - 20, 2015
Vancouver, BC, Canada

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A limited number of Donor memberships are available: US$17,000

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Truth and Dare
March 16 - 20, 2015
Whistler, BC, Canada

Price of attendance: US$4,250

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Recent past conferences

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South!
October 6–10, 2014
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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TED Live

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Experience the TED Conference remotely.

The TED Live membership brings the TED Conference experience to your home, school or office. Join in this member experience to watch TED or TEDGlobal. Gain access to talks that are exclusively presented onsite and may not go online.

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Conference membership options

TED Conference memberships (Vancouver, Canada)

TEDActive membership (Whistler, Canada)

TEDGlobal Conference memberships (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

TED Live membership


Speaking at TED Conferences

Each TED and TEDGlobal conference features more than 50 of the world's most innovative and influential speakers. If you know someone who belongs on the TED stage, or if you belong there yourself, we want to hear from you!
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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.
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