About this event: Why is this Olympics so contentious? Our February salon focuses on the United States’ relationship with Russia and the politics of the winter games in Sochi.
We will feature former international diplomats Jack Segal and Karen Puschel as they describe their first-hand experience living and working in Russian politics.
Event details: Traverse City, Michigan, United States · February 18, 2014
About this event: Media and Politics: the Representation of Dissent
Who are missed out by the mainstream media?
What did they say?
A brand new perspective of the world!
Free entry, all welcome, no tickets needed.
Event details: Melbourne, Australia · October 6, 2011
About this event: Boundary-pushers are the driving force in the advancement of society, technology, arts, politics, science, entertainment, and design. The vision of TEDxVirginiaTech 2013 is to capture and showcase those who push the envelope in our community.
Event details: Blacksburg, Virginia, United States · November 9, 2013
About this event: The theme for TEDxCarsonCity 2017 will be "The Agora". The Agora was the heart of ancient Athens – where ordinary citizens bought and sold goods, politics were discussed and ideas were passed among great minds like Aristotle and Plato.
Event details: CARSON CITY, Nevada, United States · October 13, 2017
About this event: TEDxYouth@ISPrague marks its fourth annual event with a half-day of diverse talks and performances from students between the ages of 15 and 26. Ideas come from the fields of music, biology, politics, education, technology, circus arts, and survival.
Event details: Prague, Praha 6, Czech Republic · October 12, 2018
About this event: This event was about Young People Making a Change, having an impact on the world. Speakers were young talents and active people from different fields of life; engineering, politics, art, music, coding, etc
Event details: Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland · October 2, 2014
About this event: The theme of the event this year is "Juxtaposition." We will be highlighting ideas that present two or more seemingly contradictory or different aspects into a cohesive, interesting story. Imagine talks where two people are tackling one issue from different perspectives such as terrorism, disease, and politics.
Event details: Omaha, Nebraska, United States · February 18, 2017
About this event: The 7th TEDx and the 2nd TEDxYouth in Bahrain. In this event, curious speakers will present the audience with insightful talks relevant to the youth. These speakers will present speeches from a range of disciplines such as economics, politics and psychology.
Event details: Isa Town, Madīnat ٰĪsá, Bahrain · April 6, 2017
About this event: This event will take a fresh, new perspective on the natural human tendency to self-separate into groups that lead to a mentality of Us vs. Them across the domains of politics, religion, racial conflicts, the environment, theater, science, and more.
Event details: Conway, Arkansas, United States · April 29, 2012
About this event: Join us for screenings of 3 TED talks: David Rothkopf's "How Fear Drives American Politics", Karen Thompson Walker's "What Fear Can Teach Us", and Tim Ferriss's "Smash Fear, Learn Anything." A lively moderated discussion will follow each TED talk.
Don't be afraid to join us and share your opinions!
Event details: Kent, Ohio, United States · October 27, 2016
About this event: As the world evolves, so does technology. Come meet some of the young, bright, and talented individuals behind some of the latest technology affecting our lives. At TEDxYouth@DowntownDC you will have the opportunity to hear from entrepreneurs of all ages about their experiences, their take on the evolving world of mobile, geo-location, social ne...
Event details: Washington, District of Columbia, United States · June 17, 2011
About this event: The Stress, Science and Politics of Chronic Disease.
How the American mind has been hacked… from sugar to cell phones. As new research hints at compelling new ways to ensure health, we will explore a broad array of topics from our culture's addiction to pleasure, to how capitalism and business shape our Health.
Event details: Kentfield, California, United States · November 8, 2019
About this event: Known worldwide for her courage and clarity, Christiane Amanpour has spent the past three decades interviewing business, cultural and political leaders who have shaped history. In conversation with TED Curator Chris Anderson, Amanpour discusses fake news, objectivity in journalism, the leadership vacuum in global politics and more.
Event details: Pentwater, Michigan, United States · January 10, 2018
About this event: With this TEDxZwolle we challenge our speakers to bring into their talks those moments where they failed, but which, upon reflection, helped them adapt and get to where they are now. In the broadest sense, we're bringing people together to spark conversation, change and ideas in technology, art, medical sciences, music, economics, politics, educ...
Event details: Zwolle, Overijssel, Netherlands · May 30, 2017
About this event: "The true value of art is rarely what someone will pay for it"
Focusing on the art world, with its unique economic structure, effects on society and sources of creativity, this conference will explore the art world as a complex system. We will examine these topics through the lenses of business, science and politics, among others.
Event details: New York, New York, United States · June 1, 2012
About this event: As a central resource for climate change mitigation and the global water cycle, the Amazon rainforest is vital for planetary sustainability. The financial products that reflect such wisdom and drive politics, however, have not existed until now. Join us and learn how to ensure that the forest is worth more alive and standing than cut and burned.
Event details: Cornville, Arizona, United States · October 16, 2020
About this event: What could good governance mean in our local community, working to expose corruption and transform the status quo?
This salon will be a bit about politics from the top and a lot about political engagement from the bottom...and wherever we choose we take the discussion!
Event details: Beirut, Beyrouth, Lebanon · September 29, 2015
About this event: TEDxCalgary: Truth(s) will explore what we know, what we don’t know, and how we navigate the space between. Join us for a day of discovery as we host 10 truth-tellers in health, education, politics, arts and more.
Truth(s): Hard. Necessary. Shared. Debatable. Controversial. Universal.
Event details: Calgary, Alberta, Canada · November 20, 2014
About this event: Students will be hearing from a diverse range of speakers on topics ranging from the pressures facing women in trying to have it all and whether education without virtues is bankrupt, through to reflections on the world of politics and dealing with the 'fear of the blank page'.
Event details: London, London, City of, United Kingdom · June 30, 2016
About this event: Women the world over are no longer accepting the status quo. They're rising up, breaking out and pushing boundaries. Whatever their focus and talent — business, technology, art, science, politics — these pioneers and their allies are joining forces in an explosion of discovery and ingenuity to drive real, meaningful change
Event details: FIORANO MODENESE, Emilia-Romagna, Italy · November 30, 2018
About this event: As we resist, shape, and embrace change, in our environment, society, economy and culture it’s exciting to reflect upon the new directions and transitions ahead. Differences, decisions, opportunities and challenges will abound. How will science, politics, media, commerce, sports, education, agriculture or the arts respond and evolve?re we going?
Event details: Wexford, Wexford, Ireland · November 24, 2017
About this event: What does change mean to you? It can evoke excitement in some and strike fear into others. Change in our world appears to be accelerating whether it’s technology, science or politics – locally and globally. Nature, science, technology, community – the component parts of our world meet again for an exciting day of talks in Totnes.
Event details: Devon, Devon, United Kingdom · May 11, 2017
About this event: TEDxBedfordSchool is an event which will have talks about a somewhat ideal situations from a variety of different subjects and disciplines. These talks range from topics like politics and education to climate change and Stem cells. It promises to be an event that engages and intellectually stimulates the audience and acknowledges issues of globa...
Event details: Bedford, United Kingdom · April 23, 2013
About this event: Our event is focused on "The Next 100 Years," where our speakers will take forward-looking stances on various topics related to politics, education, and technology. Employing a futuristic mindset, these speakers from Lakeville and its surrounding communities will present new and insightful ideas that will undoubtedly fascinate and inspire our au...
Event details: Lakeville, Minnesota, United States · October 29, 2013
About this event: TEDxEastEnd 2012 is an opportunity to explore the realities and ideas around our increasingly interconnected world – how we can take advantage of the benefits this produces and tackle the simultaneous challenges it presents. We will also specifically look at the topic of migration and related issues such as asylum, trafficking, human rights, eco...
Event details: London, London, City of, United Kingdom · October 13, 2012
About this event: TEDxPortHarcourt, in line with the theme will try to shed light on the challenges our country and the world at large have experienced over time till date, and where we currently are in our ideals, politics, education, communication, human rights and such. The speakers will try to give forecasts on where we are going to, judging from current indi...
Event details: Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Rivers, Nigeria · October 11, 2014
About this event: Brea Olinda High School students embrace their unique identities and hear different perspectives every day. As individuals and communities alike are increasingly divided by conflict, it becomes critical to have open dialogues. Young voices bring fresh potential amidst this instability, pioneering new ideas in academics, politics, and health on t...
Event details: Brea, California, United States · March 13, 2022
About this event: TEDxKathmandu was hosted in July 2011 with a total of nine speakers presenting their 'ideas worth spreading." The speakers—respected and recognized artists, entrepreneurs, and social activists—presented their world-changing ideas and shared their experience during their talk. The theme of the event was 'Innovation, Change, Sustainability.'
About this event: Solving the planet’s intractable problems will require global cooperation and generational resolve, yet self-interest and politics are short-term games. We also see this in our personal lives when we reach for quick fixes, mindless consumption and instant gratification — knowing that more permanent solutions are prudent. "The Long View" explores...
Event details: Kansas City, Missouri, United States · August 28, 2012