A TEDx organizer’s big plan to reshape education in Colombia gains momentum

Felipe Spath is one of Colombia’s most active TEDx organizers. But only a few years ago, he was running a farm in rural Colombia and had never even heard of TEDx. In 2011, after attending TEDxCeiba — organized by childhood [...]

Spotlight TEDx Talk: Double exposure mysteries from thrift store film

While browsing a thrift store one day, photographer Nick George found a camera with a roll of film still inside. Eight photos had been taken on the roll. The mystery of the contents of those eight photos captured George’s imagination, [...]

Playlist: 5 TEDx Talks from women transforming STEM

Today marks the second day of TEDWomen 2015! As the conference continues, so do many of the nearly 250 TEDxWomen events watching it worldwide! To celebrate, we’re featuring talks that look at the state of women in the world today. [...]

Spotlight TEDx Talk: Inspiring the next generation of female engineers

Today marks the first day of TEDWomen 2015 — and the nearly 250 TEDxWomen events watching the conference worldwide! To celebrate, we’re featuring talks that look at the state of women in the world today. Only 11 percent of engineers [...]

Spotlight: 10 great TEDxWomen events from around the globe

This week, nearly 250 TEDxWomen events will be watching the TEDWomen 2015 broadcast from theaters, schools, at least a few museums and many other venues — gathering for conversation, discussion and speakers from their own cities and towns. Previously, we [...]

Spotlight TEDx Talk: The dangerous ways ads see women

Tomorrow marks the first day of TEDWomen 2015 — and the nearly 250 TEDxWomen events watching the conference worldwide! To celebrate, we’re featuring talks that look at the state of women in the world today. Cultural theorist Jean Kilbourne is [...]