Before TEDGlobal 2013, director Bruno Giussani reached out to the giant community of TEDx organizers around the world to ask for some comic relief. He asked them, “What are the funniest videos from your event?” And, as usual, TEDx’ers came through -- with wild enthusiasm.
Below, the 5 hilarious TEDx Talks Giussani selected to show at TEDG...
(TED is on its annual two-week vacation. During the break, we’re posting playlists from the TEDTalks archive. We’ll be back with new talks on August 29th.)
Art can be beautiful, inspirational, thought-provoking, and… funny? Here are four talks by artists across the spectrum.
1) How do you stage an international art show with work from 100 ...
About this event: This second TEDxGooiseMeren will bring a wide variety of speakers together all which have in common that they are our 'neighbors'. The line up will be diverse, inspirational and entertaining.
Event details: Bussum, Noord-Holland, Netherlands · October 12, 2018
About this event: During this event, we will be highlighting on inspirational people by giving them the platform to showcase their experiences and ideas that are worth spreading, to inspire others around the world.
Event details: Alzintan, Al Jabal al Gharbī, Libya · May 27, 2021
About this event: This is the second TEDxMAIS event we hosted in our school amphitheater. With a packed audience of 100 members, our passes took less than a few hours to give away. The theme for the event was "What Inspires the Inspirational" and we had five of the cities most inspirational speakers at the event.
We started TEDxMAIS to take our school from th...
Event details: Bangalore, Karnataka, India · December 15, 2012
About this event: TEDx Presov would like to inspire inhabitants of Eastern Slovakian region to aspire for more, to dare to take an action and to discover their own potential. Speakers that are invited to the event are local entrepreneurs, activists, artists or just simply people living in the region that are successful, have interesting experience or innovative i...
Event details: Presov, Prešovský kraj, Slovakia · May 3, 2014
About this event: Hope brings us dreams of the future. Wonder brings us awe at what already exists - the glorious natural world around us, the ingenuity of humanity, the stunning incomprehensibility of the universe.
At TEDxHackneyWomen, we know the world isn't perfect - but we also know there is plenty of Hope & Wonder, lurking behind the constant blare of ...
Event details: London, Hackney, United Kingdom · November 29, 2020
About this event: In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDxPetraUniversity is proud to present the first Technological TEDx event in Jordan entitled “The Art of Technology”, a day of inspirational and passion driven talks by young think, innovators, Business men and entrepreneurs. This event offers an already growing community of exceptional Jordanian talents ...
Event details: Amman, ٰĀmmān (Al ٰĀşimah), Jordan · July 14, 2012
About this event: The TEDxMGH talk invites inspirational stories from the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) community and how people have handled challenges--through innovation, resilience, vulnerability, and connection.
Event details: Boston, Massachusetts, United States · June 28, 2021
Why would 80 designers, technologists and business strategists give up their holiday weekend to collaborate with strangers on a pro bono project? Mostly because of Bryan Stevenson’s inspirational TEDTalk. When longtime TEDsters Christopher Ireland, Mary Anne Masterson and Nathan Shedroff heard Bryan at TED2012 in Long Beach, they did more th...
About this event: TEDxSoleburySchool is a one day event aimed at youth featuring inspirational individuals who share their passions and ideas for change and innovation. The goal is to spark deep discussion and enable the community to be part of social and global change.
Event details: New Hope, Pennsylvania, United States · May 18, 2014
Power posing is always in style. So we were excited to see it featured in The New York Times Fashion & Style section this weekend in the article “Amy Cuddy takes a stand.” In a glowing article about the wide influence of her TED Talk (watch: Your body language shapes who you are), the writer notes that it has affected “elementary school ...
About this event: How do we unpick things that don't work, steady our focus and create positive change in a world of constant flux?
On 17 November join TEDxBristol for Reflect. Rethink. Reboot. – a day of live inspirational talks and activities focused on not just surviving, but thriving in uncertain times.
As well as watching the talks being recorded live, you...
Event details: Bristol, Bristol, City of, United Kingdom · November 17, 2019
About this event: On November 12, Topekans will come together for an evening of great food, amazing speakers, inspirational and thought-provoking videos, and mind-blowing discussion at TEDxTopeka. The event will feature speakers from across the region speaking on a variety of timely and interesting topics as well as two performing art pieces.
Event details: Topeka, Kansas, United States · November 12, 2014