Badges

TED's own collection of badges highlight the special contributions of certain TED community members: TED volunteer translators, TEDx organizers, TED speakers and more. The complete list:

BADGE TITLE WHAT IT REPRESENTS
Host This user is a volunteer guide for TED Conversations
TED Staff This user is a member of the TED staff (we're hiring!)
TED Speaker This user is a TED speaker
TED Attendee This user has attended a TED conference
Sponsor This user represents a TED sponsor
TED Fellow This user is a TED Fellow or TED Senior Fellow
TED Translator This user is a volunteer translator in TED's Open Translation Project (at least one complete translation)
Language Coordinator This user is a Language Coordinator in TED's Open Translation Project
TED Prize Winner This user is a winner of the TED Prize
TEDx Organizer This user is an organizer of one or more TEDx events
TEDx Ambassador This user is a TEDx Ambassador
TEDx Mentor This user is a TEDx mentor
TED Books author This user is a TED Books author
TED Live member This user is a TED Live member
Associate This user watched a TED conference via the Associates webcast (replaced by TED Live)
Explorer This user is a National Geographic Emerging Explorer