x = independently organized TED event

Theme: inspiration/innovation/adaptability

This event occurred on
May 17, 2011
8:30am - 5:00pm EDT
(UTC -4hrs)
Traverse City, Michigan
United States

TEDxTraverseCity brought together the most innovative and inspiring minds. The inspirational day honored innovators who have passion, curiosity, creativity and adaptability to change the world with revolutionary ideas.

The daylong event was intended to educate, inspire and connect great minds. TEDxTraverseCity provided an opportunity to broaden understanding and knowledge in order to make the great Northern Michigan region one of the most exciting and promising areas. TEDxTraverseCity attendees heard new ways of thinking, learned about breakthroughs were motivated by those accelerating innovation and improving the lives of citizens around the world. The goal was to have each person walk away feeling enlightened, motivated and dedicated to making a difference in their lives as well as the lives of others.

Northwestern Michigan College
1701 Front Street
Traverse City, Michigan, 49684
United States
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Organizing team


Traverse City, MI, United States
  • Kelly Kuhns
  • Sara Harding