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Speaking about the TED effect – CBS News

Whatever the topic, whenever an expert gives a TED Talk, millions around the world want to hear what was said. Which is why our David Pogue of Yahoo Tech is Talking Ted with us this morning: Every February, 1,500 people travel to Vancouver, Canada, for one of the most famous conferences in the world. They … read more

TEDx Charleston issues call for speakers – Charleston City Paper

Want to give a TED talk? You could get the chance on Oct. 19. TEDxCharleston is now accepting proposals for speakers who care to talk on the theme “tipping point.” Curator of TEDxCharleston Edith Howle says, “Author Malcom Gladwell has defined the tipping point as ‘that magic moment when an idea, trend or social behavior … read more

TEDxCharleston seeking presenters for 2016 event – The Post and Courier

The annual TEDxCharleston ideas summit is seeking speakers and other presenters for its 2016 event. The conference is scheduled for Oct. 19 and will be Charleston’s fourth TEDx gathering. The theme this year for is “Tipping Point.” “Over the past year, both locally and nationally, we have seen several moments that caused a great shift … read more

Check out TEDxCharleston’s first playlist – Charleston City Paper

As part of their new series, Perspectives, Edith Howle, the curator for TEDxCharleston, along with the head of the Perspectives program, Mary Beth Natarajan, and social media operator Claire Monahan, have hand-selected six videos that touch on timely topics. Natarajan says that playlists will be released every other month and each playlist will center around … read more

TEDxCharleston: Perspectives – Healing and Non-violence

Videos that inspire us. Playlist by Claire Monahan, Edith Howle and Andrea Schenk. What a summer it’s been. Since we gathered for TEDxCharleston 2015 in late spring, the Charleston community has experienced riveting events, from the shooting of Walter Scott to the tragic massacre at Mother Emanuel. Our hearts have been broken, stirred, opened and uplifted, and … read more