is a parallel event held at the same time as TED on the West Coast. TEDActive features a live simulcast of the
conference with an emphasis on connection, conversation
Upcoming TEDActive conferences
Price: $2,500 (2013) / $3750 (2014)
Requirements: All attendees must apply for membership. Due to limited seating and high demand, conferences sell out very quickly.
- Attending TEDActive in Palm Springs
- Online social networking: Create a profile page and Join the year-round TED Conference private social network. Interact with other members and find out automatically the people you need to meet onsite.
- TED Book Club: Enrollment in the TED Book Club, which sends inspired 2-3 book selections five times a year via Amazon Kindle software/hardware or physical books. While we send 12-15 titles per year, the Kindle option includes additional bonus selections (at least 10) available only electronically. Kindle software reader available for iPad, Mac, PC, and iPhone, Android, Blackberry and Windows 7 smartphones in addition to Kindle itself.
- Conference video archive: A password-protected web video archive of the conference that lets you relive every moment -- made available soon after the conference
As TED is owned by the Sapling Foundation, a private 501(c)3 nonprofit foundation registered in the State of New York, $0 (2013)/ $1750 (2014) of the TEDActive Membership fee may be tax-deductible; Fair Market Value is $2,500. Please check with your tax professional. We issue tax receipts at the end of each year.
Please see our Registration Policies page for terms and details.