TEDx Program

TEDx was created in the spirit of TED's mission, "ideas worth spreading." It supports independent organizers who want to create a TED-like event in their own community.

What is TEDx?

The TEDx Program is designed to help communities, organizations and individuals to spark conversation and connection through local TED-like experiences.

At TEDx events, a screening of TED Talks videos — or a combination of live presenters and TED Talks videos — sparks deep conversation and connections at the local level. TEDx events are planned and coordinated independently, under a free license granted by TED. Learn about the TEDx event types


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A beer exchange that spanned the globe

A highlight of TEDFest — a beer exchange between members of the TEDx community. Photo: David Rosenberg / TED During the International Beer Exchange held on Day 2 of TEDFest, a...
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Attend a TEDx event

Attend events near you that feature a combination of live speakers and TED Talk videos and that aim to spark conversation and connections.

Watch TEDx Talks

Based on the format of TED Talks, TEDx Talks are presented for local audiences at independent, local TEDx events around the world.

Organize a local TEDx event

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



@TEDx on Twitter

RT @TEDTalks: The Flint water crisis — and the scientists who said nothing: https://t.co/OtDHLRlGyE
TEDx 22 May
The (not so lost) art of museum dioramas: https://t.co/oA2WNAOgWA @TEDxFlourCity @fieldmuseum https://t.co/YeXvZamDP1
TEDx 22 May
When was the last time you wrote a letter to a friend or loved one? Sonia Cancian @TEDxLausanne… https://t.co/u97TmVEvSj
TEDx 22 May
Searching the "lost world" of the Gulf of Maine: https://t.co/u8XPBVygGm
TEDx 20 May
Turning parking lots into pollinator paradise: https://t.co/0jfzRT9Z6Q @TEDxMileHigh https://t.co/NlSHWbc7jD
TEDx 20 May