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Save the Date: TEDxCharleston Tickets Go on Sale August 23

Attendance Scholarships Will Be Available; Becca Barnet Selected to Design Stage CHARLESTON, SC – June 14, 2016 –TEDxCharleston organizers announced today that tickets for the 2016 event, which will explore the concept of Tipping Point in our community and around the world, will go on sale on August 23. Tickets to TEDxCharleston, which will take … read more

TEDxCharleston Announces Emcee and Ticket Prices for 2016 Event – Charleston Chronicle

TEDxCharleston organizers announced today that Derreck Kayongo has been tapped as the emcee for the 2016 event which will explore the concept of Tipping Point in our community and around the world. Kayongo was a child refugee who beat the odds and is now an innovative leader for international social change. Kayongo, a TEDxCharleston speaker in 2014, was founder of the Global … read more

TEDxCharleston announces emcee and ticket prices for 2016 event – Charleston City Paper

TEDxCharleston, the Lowcountry’s own version of a TED talk, will be held on Oct. 19 at the Charleston Music Hall. The theme: tipping Points, shifts that can impact Charleston and the world. TEDxCharleston also announced this year’s emcee, Derreck Kayongo, who spoke at 2014’s TEDxCharleston event. Kayongo was also chosen as a CNN hero in … read more

TEDxCharleston Announces Emcee and Ticket Prices for 2016 Event

October 19 Event to Explore a Wide Range of “Tipping Points” and Shifts that Can Impact Charleston and the World CHARLESTON, SC – May 18, 2016 TEDxCharleston organizers announced today that Derreck Kayongo has been tapped as the emcee for the 2016 event which will explore the concept of Tipping Point in our community and around the … read more

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