TEDGlobal is an annual 5-day conference that celebrates human ingenuity by exploring ideas, innovation and creativity from all around the world. The most recent event was held 6-10 October 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Our Director, Chad Outten attended TEDGlobal South 2014 and said:
TEDGlobal was a stellar event. By far the best conference I’ve ever attended. The presentations were remarkably clever and inspiring. It was a privilege to meet and exchange big ideas with fellow members of the TED Community. I’d recommend TED for anyone wanting to make the world a better place.
Presentations at TED Global 2014 were organised into session themes:
- TED Fellow Talks
- TED University
- Digital Reboot
- Crossing Borders
- Field Work
- Urban Canvas
- Empowering Tech
- Basic Needs
- Lateral Action
- Mighty Spaces
Presentation highlights included:
TED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, in the form of short, powerful talks. TED began 30 years ago as a conference where Technology, Entertainment and Design converged, and today covers almost all topics — from science to business to global issues.
Visit the official TED website to learn more about the community, events, presentations and books.