TEDx Program

TEDx brings the spirit of TED’s mission of ideas worth spreading to local communities around the globe. TEDx events are organized by curious individuals who seek to discover ideas and spark conversations in their own community. TEDx events include live speakers and recorded TED Talks, and are organized independently under a free license granted by TED.

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Bring the global TED experience to your community through a combination of live speakers and TED Talk videos.

Before you start

What you need to know before you apply for a license

Apply for a license

Start the application process to host your own TEDx event

Attend a TEDx event near you featuring live speakers and TED Talk videos, sparking conversation and connections.

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Planning and designing a TEDx event is a big endeavor. Here's everything you need to help you organize your next TEDx event.

Organizer guide

General instructions and best practices from experienced conference hosts


A place where organizers can spark connection and peer learning

Dive into our library of TEDx Talks - local speakers presenting to local audiences about everything from politics to pollination.

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