Nicola Sturgeon speaks at the TED Countdown Summit.

Where curiosity meets Community

TED conferences bring together a group of expert thinkers and doers across a wide range of fields to help share new ideas.

Upcoming
Conferences

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TED Countdown Summit 2023

July 11-14 | Detroit, MI

This invite-only gathering will bring together a group of global business executives, innovators, scientists, policymakers, next generation leaders, artists, activists and more who are determined to create a better future.

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TED Tech

Together with Culture3

September 18-19| London, UK

Step into the future of technology, creativity and culture at TED Tech, a two-day event where technologists, artists and futurists are immersed in how blockchain, AI and extended reality are changing everything.

The Brave and the Brilliant
FLAGSHIP EVENT

TED2024

April 15-19, 2024 | Vancouver, BC

Join us in Vancouver at TED2024, the 40th anniversary of our founding, to celebrate creativity, ingenuity, courage, wisdom, and generosity.

FLAGSHIP EVENT

TEDNext

October 2024 | Atlanta, GA

A vibrant three-day exploration of what’s next, propelling the future you to drive change at every level, from personal to global. Applications to attend will open soon!

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See a list of past events to find out more about the historic list of TED conferences.

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Why Attend Ted?

Join us for an inspirational gathering with the winning formula of brilliant minds and groundbreaking content, while also supporting TED’s mission of global ideas in action.

You’ll hear talks from future-shaping speakers and make lifelong connections during curated workshops and experiences where you can dive deeper into an area of expertise or learn something completely new. TED is your chance to be immersed in meaningful ideas and surrounded by those seeking to catalyze action.

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Particle Ink performs at SESSION 1 at TED2022.
SESSION 4 at TED2022: A New Era