TEDx talk under review

An independently organized TEDx event recently posted, and subsequently removed, a talk from the TEDx YouTube channel that the event organizer had titled: “Why our perception of pedophilia has to change.”  We were not aware of this organizer’s actions, but understand now that their decision to remove the talk was at the speaker’s request for More...

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By admin On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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12 books from favorite TEDWomen speakers, for your summer reading list

We all have a story to tell. And in my work as curator of the TEDWomen conference, I’ve had the pleasure of providing a platform to some of the best stories and storytellers out there. Beyond their TED Talk, More...

By admin On Friday, June 15th, 2018
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An ambitious plan to explore our oceans, and more news from TED speakers

  The past few weeks have brimmed over with TED-related news. Below, some highlights. Exploring the ocean like never before. A school of ocean-loving TED speakers have teamed up to launch OceanX, an international More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
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Ideas from the intersections: A night of talks from TED and Brightline

Onstage to host the event, Corey Hajim, TED’s business curator, and Cloe Shasha, TED’s speaker development director, kick off TEDNYC Intersections, a night of talks presented by TED and the Brightline More...

By admin On Friday, June 8th, 2018
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Resources for suicide prevention, post-attempt survivors and their families

Inspired by JD Schramm’s powerful TEDTalk on surviving a suicide attempt, this list of resources has been updated to help you widen your understanding of mental health, depression, suicide and suicide prevention. More...

By admin On Friday, June 1st, 2018
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Ebola and the future of vaccines: In conversation with Seth Berkley

At TED2015, Seth Berkley showed two Ebola vaccines under review at the time. One of these vaccines is now being deployed in the current Ebola outbreak in the DRC. Photo: Bret Hartman/TED Dr. Seth Berkley is an More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
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TED en Español: el primer evento de oradores TED de habla hispana

El presentador Gerry Garbulsky da inicio al evento TED en Español en el teatro TEDNYC, Nueva York, NY (Foto: Dian Lofton/TED) El 26 de abril tuvo lugar el primer evento de oradores de TED en Español, presentado More...

By admin On Friday, May 25th, 2018
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A behind-the-scenes view of TED2018, to inspire you to apply for The Audacious Project

What’s it like to stand in the wings, preparing to give your TED Talk and share a big idea to create ripples of change? This video, captured at TED2018, gives a taste of that. It follows the first speakers of More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
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TED en Español: TED’s first-ever Spanish-language speaker event in NYC

Host Gerry Garbulsky opens the TED en Español event in the TEDNYC theater, New York, NY. (Photo: Dian Lofton / TED) Thursday marked the first-ever TED en Español speaker event hosted by TED in its New York More...

By admin On Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
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What can your phone do in the next mobile economy? A workshop with Samsung

An attendee plays with an interface for exploring the possibilities of the mobile phone at the Samsung Social Space during TED2018: The Age of Amazement, in Vancouver. Photo: Lawrence Sumulong / TED What do you More...