Everyone knows Detroit is in trouble. The list of problems assaulting the once-mighty Motor City is long and, from a look at national newspapers, incessantly documented. Most recently, the city filed for bankruptcy; its former mayor, Kwame Kilpatrick, was sentenced to 28 years in prison for public corruption. Since the booming 1950s, the cit...
About this event: Entrepreneurship is about being a visionary with the passion to achieve the goal he is set for. A social entrepreneur goes a step ahead to recognize a social problem, and introduce an innovative solution to it.
Most youths understand the essence of social entrepreneurship and are driven with the passion to use their entrepreneurial skills to...
Event details: Delhi, Delhi, India · January 31, 2011
Former Deputy Prime Minister of Libya and engineering professor Mustafa Abushagur takes the stage at TEDGlobal 2013 to look at where the Arab Spring has been, and where it is going.
The Arab world once led human civilization in culture, philosophy, mathematics and science, but in the last century the region found itself first under coloni...
About this event: in-CUBANDO! We're bringing together Cuban thinkers in the Arts, Sustainability, Architecture, Afro-Cuban studies, Farming, LGBT, Cybernetics, and Entrepreneurship along with US counterparts
Event details: Havana, La Habana, Cuba · November 15, 2014
About this event: The central theme of TEDxBellaVista is entrepreneurship. We will explore the concepts involved in how to take ideas and transform them into actions. Furthermore, we will present examples of successful entrepreneurial ventures, regardless of their scale. Our objective is for every attendee to leave the conference with a clear notion of how to boo...
Event details: Panama, Panamá, Panama · February 16, 2012
This powerful wish asks us all to build the city that the future needs. Visit theCity2.Org to join in. Here's the full text of this inspiring wish:
I am the crucible of the future.
I am where humanity will either flourish or fade.
I am being built and rebuilt every day.
I am inevitable. But I am not yet determined.
I wish to be...
About this event: Different aspects of synthetis biology and its role in health care, in pharmacology, in evolutionary genetics, and non-conventional thinking in teaching, learning and entrepreneurship in the medical field
Event details: NORRKÖPING, Östergötlands län, Sweden · October 3, 2018
TED University during TEDGlobal 2011, July 12, 2011. Photo: James Duncan Davidson / TED
During Session 2 of TED University, host June Cohen asked: Are you optimistic or pessimistic, and why? and asked for answers of one sentence.
I'm optimistic because the number of TEDxes just passed 2,000 and there's no end in sight!
... because o...
About this event: Fraser Coast 2033 - Our Community, Our Future, Our Voice, Together
TEDxHerveyBay is designed to inspire the community, encourage entrepreneurship and a collaborative mindset to empower our community for the future.
Event details: Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia · November 29, 2012
About this event: All the event is focused on ideas that young people need to build their future. Entrepreneurship, innovation, education, creativity, ethics, art...All this ideas with the energy of a TEDxYOUTH event
Event details: Barcelona, Barcelona (ca), Spain · November 16, 2014
About this event: Our event is about engaging the local community in subjects such as education, entrepreneurship, science and technology. leadership and sustainability. We want to connect Morelia to the world through the TEDx platform.
Event details: Morelia, Mexico · February 28, 2014
Great design doesn’t just look good -- it has the potential to make lives easier and to enhance the public good. Public Interest Design, the website dedicated to examining how, has created a list of 100 makers, educators, connectors, policymakers and visualizers in the U.S. who are doing incredible work at the intersection of design and serv...
About this event: This is our second TEDx event at Manchester High School. We explored the theme of Questioning Answers through the areas of criminal justice, gender, humor, social entrepreneurship, service learning, and scientific research.
Event details: Manchester, Connecticut, United States · April 21, 2017
Meet Kenyan technologist, entrepreneur and TED Fellow Juliana Rotich in the latest installment of the Fellows in the Field video series. Visit the iHub, an incubator for Nairobi's young technology entrepreneurs, and learn about BRCK, a rugged mobile WiFi device with huge potential to bring connectivity to areas of the world with limited infra...
About this event: The theme of TEDxLecce is 'Innovation and Entrepreneurship', where selected speakers will share their ideas and experience with the aim of inspiring the local people to change their lives and the place where they lives for the better.
Event details: Lecce, Puglia, Italy · November 17, 2012