TEDxCharleston hosting Idea Maker Meetup on Feb. 22

What’s it take to be a speaker or performer for TEDxCharleston’s 2017 event, SHAKE IT UP? Find out at the Idea Maker Meetup happening Wednesday, Feb. 22, 5-7pm, at the Sparrow in Park Circle. Hear from past speakers, get tips on what makes a great application, meet members of the selection and coaching committees, and … read more

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TEDxCharleston now accepting applications – Moultrie News

TEDxCharleston is now accepting speaker and performer applications for its 2017 theme, “Shake it up.” Applicants have until March 1 to submit ideas and performance samples online at tedxcharleston.org. Now in its fifth year, the event will take place Oct. 18 at the Charleston Music Hall. Read the full story by the Moultrie News

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Watch TEDxCharleston 2016 Talks – Holy City Sinner

You can now watch each of the 2016 TEDxCharleston talks online. This year’s event took place at the Charleston Music Hall on October 19th. See the full story at HolyCitySinner.com

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TEDxCharleston: Maybe we can change the world – Charleston City Paper

Two days ago I attended TEDx Charleston, my first TED talk experience of any kind. I remember drumming my fingers on the dashboard of my college boyfriend’s car, him saying, “So I’ve been listening to these things, TED Talks, they’re really inspirational. There was this one…” Did I doze off or just start playing with … read more

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Paleontologist Shines New Light On Old Bones – The CollegeToday

When College of Charleston paleontology professor Phil Manning takes the stage for his presentation at the 2016 TEDxCharleston program on Oct. 19, 2016, he will shed a very bright light on some of his recent research. In this case, the light is brighter than 10 billion Suns.   Using a synchrotron, which is a type of particle accelerator, Manning and … read more

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This year’s TEDxCharleston explores the “tipping point” – Holy City Sinner

Tickets for the 2016 edition of TEDxCharleston, which will be held at the Charleston Music Hall on October 19th, go on sale on August 23rd. This year’s event will explore the concept of Tipping Point in the community and around the world. This year’s speakers will explore the concept of tipping points and how those ideas can ultimately … read more

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TEDxCharleston tickets – Post and Courier

Tickets to this year’s local TED conference won’t go on sale until August, but organizers suggest participants set a reminder now. Last year, TEDxCharleston tickets sold out in less than a day. This year, admission to the one-day lecture series at the Charleston Music Hall will cost $65, and tickets will go on sale Aug. … read more

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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

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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

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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

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