About this event: TEDxKids@SMU is the first-ever TED-style conference for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students that centers on passion and ideas. Following the TED format TEDxKids@SMU is organized into sessions where 7-9 speakers share their ideas worth spreading. In between sessions, the middle school students and their high school peer mentors get the chance to min...
Event details: Dallas, Texas, United States · November 11, 2016
About this event: The next TEDxTokyo Salon at Shizenkan University on Monday, April 8th from 7 - 9 PM is free of charge. We will serve a variety of nibbles & drinks. We are limited to 80 participants so please apply at https://goo.gl/u5iMy6 Our main speaker will be Peter David Pedersen. He is an expert on corporate sustainability, sustainability leaders...
Event details: Tokyo, Tôkyô, Japan · April 8, 2019
You've heard about slow food. Now here's slow ... TV? In this very funny talk, Norwegian television producer Thomas Hellum shares how he and his team began to broadcast long, boring events, often live -- and found a rapt audience. Shows include a 7-hour train journey, an 18-hour fishing expedition and a 5.5-day ferry voyage along the coast of No...
Brandon Boyd, lead singer of Incubus, says, "I hope to one day perform live music on the moon. Perhaps if all goes according to plan, we can make a TED Talk out of it!" We eagerly await this event. Until then, here are his favorite talks.
The group Naturally 7 practices vocal play -- the art of using the human voice to mimic instruments. It's as if a beatboxing troupe decided they could "-box" a whole orchestra: flute, horns, drums, guitar -- building a vocal wall of sound.
About this event: This intimate, participatory workshop is the very first of its kind in the TEDxSanAntonio Salon series. Please join us as we crack open this beehive, explore the implications of our culture’s focus on appearance and gender stereotypes, and how we can REINVENT BEAUTY.
Thursday, 1/30/2014, 7–9 PM:
Screening of MissRepresentat...
Event details: San Antonio, Texas, United States · August 31, 2014
Novelist Elif Shafak says, "Even long after I listened to these talks, I noticed I was carrying the words with me wherever I traveled. I can listen to these speakers again and again, hearing something new each time."
Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian picks 9 talks on the global idea flow. He says, "On an open Internet, where all links are created equal, good ideas win. Anyone, anywhere can share an idea that can be seen by millions."
About this event: Centered around the theme of Sustainability, this inaugural TEDxMtHood Salon will feature local speaker, Terra Heilman of Terra Linda Consulting, in addition to related TED.com videos, at Portland Opera's eastside location.
6:30-7:00pm - Welcome and attendee mingling
7:00-9:00pm - Sustainability with Terra Heilman and TED.com videos
Event details: Portland, Oregon, United States · January 26, 2016
A third of the world watched live as the World Trade Center collapsed on September 11, 2001; a third more heard about it within 24 hours. (Do you remember where you were?) So exhibits at the soon-to-open 9/11 Memorial Museum will reflect the diversity of the world's experiences of that day. In a moving talk, designer Jake Barton gives a peek at ...
About this event: Here are 16 speakers to share their idea worth spreading and the URLs to watch their TEDx talks.
1. 황솔빈 '이타심의 껍데기를 쓴 이기심'
2. 방현수 '두려움에서 자신감으로 한 발자국을 더 내딛다'
Event details: 인천시 남동구 에코중앙로 130, Incheon Gwang'yeogsi, South Korea · August 23, 2018
About this event: Centered around the theme of Innovations in Democracy, local speakers Kristin Eberhard and Nikki Fisher will discuss the need for and development of better voter systems and voter access to allow for honest elections and greater citizen engagement. The Salon will feature TED.com videos and commentary by Jefferson Smith to round out this topic — ...
Event details: Portland, Oregon, United States · March 16, 2016
When you look at Muslim scholar Dalia Mogahed, what do you see: A woman of faith? A scholar, a mom, a sister? Or an oppressed, brainwashed, potential terrorist? In this personal, powerful talk, Mogahed asks us, in this polarizing time, to fight negative perceptions of her faith in the media -- and to choose empathy over prejudice.
About this event: TEDxStillwater presents...
The Space Between, the second annual TEDxWomen Conference, which was inspired by the first ever TEDWomen Conference in 2010. We are excited to host a live-stream viewing party for this year’s TEDxWomen Conference.
TEDxWomen is a TEDx event organized by the Paley Center for Media that focuses on women and women'...
Event details: Stillwater, Minnesota, United States · December 1, 2012
About this event: "How" is the theme for the ninth in a series of twelve, TED Talk Tuesdays. Join us the second Tuesday of every month, including February 9, 2016 at 7 p.m. at the Yakima Valley Museum.
Event details: Yakima, Washington, United States · February 10, 2016
Car design is a ubiquitous but often overlooked art form. As chief of design for the BMW Group, Chris Bangle has overseen cars that have been seen the world over, including BMW 7 Series and the Z4 roadster.