Archive for month: February, 2015

How to cultivate a happy volunteer team: Advice from veteran TEDx organizers

The key to a great TEDx event? Not just a great stage or great speakers, but great volunteers, making the entire event possible. We asked veteran TEDx organizers Dylan Wilks of TEDxVictoria, Reza Ghiabi of TEDxTehran, Samir Beshry of TEDxYouth@Alexandria and [...]

How a model of mentorship is helping TEDx grow throughout Iran

It’s not every day that you see a desert cyclist, a Tanbour virtuoso, a Persian literature professor and a health systems expert in the same room together. But at the second TEDxTehran, held in September, they all took the stage, [...]

Design your social spaces: 5 quick and easy interactive exhibits

TEDx events are about more than what happens on a stage. A great TEDx event inspires invigorating conversations around ideas shared and issues facing the communities they represent. A great way to kickstart discussion is through the design of social [...]