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.


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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.

TEDWomen 2023

October 11-13 | Atlanta, GA

The first TEDWomen to take place in our new home in Atlanta, Georgia will be an inspirational gathering of those determined to build a better world. Anyone interested in a more equitable future is welcome to join us!

The Brave and the Brilliant


April 15-19 | Vancouver, BC

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

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TEDAI 2023

October 17-18, 2023
Curated and organized by Sam and Walter De Brouwer (of TEDxSanFrancisco and TEDxBrussels), in collaboration with TED.

Investigate the profound impact of artificial intelligence on our civilization, industries, communities and cultures. Immerse yourself in a full day of TED Talks on day one, and get access to thought-provoking panels and workshops on day two.

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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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