At TED, sometimes the best ideas are born between the sessions. The Google Cafe, stocked with delicious snacks and a healthy supply of caffeine, is the epicenter of inspired conversations during session breaks.
Once again, Sony will provide TED with the electronic means to conduct a stimulating experience. Look for their gorgeous monitors throughout Long Beach and Palm Springs.
The TED Energy Pavilion, presented by Shell, will explore our energy future, focusing on emergent technologies and innovations that can change the playing field. Look for this outdoor expo in the TED Village, in front of the Terrace Theater in Long Beach.
Aliph, makers of the Jawbone headset, will be exhibiting how they make personal communications technology comfortable, usable and beautiful.
Watch for a demonstration of Cisco Telepresence, a live, face-to-face meeting experience over the network, which will empower TED attendees to interact and collaborate like never before.
A longstanding TED partner, GM continues to showcase new technologies and vehicles that limit their environmental footprint, while upholding the essence of their heritage.
In the TED Village at Long Beach and in the simulcast area of Palm Springs, GREY will create an "In Vitro Lab" where the TED community can access GREY's creative brain trust, and brainstorm ideas that can propel brands forward.
At the core of all Lexus Hybrids is the ground-breaking technology of the Lexus Hybrid Drive system, which reduces harmful emissions while upholding Lexus's ongoing innovation initiatives. Lexus returns to TED with their popular ride-and-drives as a transportation partner.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Supporting innovative projects that lead to breakthrough improvements in health and healthcare is RWJF's core. At TED, they will display innovation in health games and game technologies designed to improve overall health.