TEDxCharleston Seeking Idea Makers and Shakers in 2017

SHAKE IT UP event theme calls for applications from speakers and performers whose ideas are challenging expectations and enriching the Charleston community and beyond CHARLESTON, SC – January 24, 2017 – TEDxCharleston announced today it is now accepting speaker and performer applications for its 2017 theme, SHAKE IT UP. Applicants have until March 1 to submit … read more

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TEDxCharleston Announces Speaker and Performer Line Up for 2016 Conference

Tickets on Sale Now for October 19 “Tipping Point” Event CHARLESTON, SC – August 23, 2016 –TEDxCharleston organizers announced today the presenter line up for the event scheduled for Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at Charleston Music Hall, 37 John Street. Tickets for the event are on sale now at www.tedxcharleston.org. Up to 800 tickets, sold for $65 … read more

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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

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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

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TEDxCharleston Announces Speaker Line Up for 2014 Conference

Organizers of TEDxCharleston announced today the speaker line up for “Ripple Effect,” scheduled for April 8, 2014. Speakers were chosen for their ideas that are designed to create a lasting, ongoing ripple effect in areas such as the environment, education, parenting, philanthropy, technology, arts, healthcare and more. Operated under a license from TED, a nonprofit organization devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading, this independently produced event is an all-day immersion experience at the intersection of science, art, performance and business.

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TEDxCharleston Announces Call for Speakers and Performers for 2014 Event – Press Release

CHARLESTON, SC – September 10, 2013 –TEDxCharleston organizers announced today that they are accepting speaker and performer applications now through October 22 for the 2014 event, which will take place in the spring timeframe. With a theme of Ripple Effect, chosen speakers are expected to inspire with ideas that are creating a lasting, ongoing effect in areas such as the environment, education, parenting, philanthropy, technology, arts, food, fashion, healthcare and more.

“We are actively looking for change agents that can share with our TEDxCharleston audience ideas having a profound and ever-expanding impact. Even the smallest ideas and actions can have exponential impact on our community and our world, so we look forward to hearing what unheard voices in the Lowcountry have to say,” said Edith Howle, curator of TEDxCharleston. “If you know people who have great ideas that are creating lasting change in our community, please encourage them to apply. Help us tap into the many voices, ideas and talents that make up this community, but might not be well known.”

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TEDxCharleston Announces Speaker Line Up

A Diverse Group of 14 Thinkers and Visionaries to Share Their Stories at May 15 Event
CHARLESTON, SC – March 13, 2013 – Organizers of TEDxCharleston announced today the speaker line up for “Reinvent,” the May 15, 2013 event. Additional speakers and performers may be announced at a later date. TEDxCharleston will be held at PURE Theater in downtown Charleston on May 15, 2013 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Lunch and a reception are included. Focused on the theme of “Reinvent,” this independently produced event, operated under a license from TED, is an all-day immersion experience at the intersection of science, art, performance and business.

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Audience Applications Now Being Accepted to Attend Highly Anticipated Event

TEDxMarionSquare Changes Name to TEDxCharleston

CHARLESTON, SC – March 4, 2013 – Organizers of one of Charleston’s staple TEDx events announced today they have officially been given license to change the name of the event to TEDxCharleston. The event was previously referred to as TEDxMarionSquare. Additionally, the organization announced that applications are now being accepted to attend the upcoming event.

The inaugural TEDxCharleston will be held at PURE Theater in downtown Charleston on May 15, 2013. Focused on the theme of “Reinvent,” this independently produced event, operated under a license from TED, is an all-day immersion experience at the intersection of science, art, performance and business.

Like many other TEDx events, TEDxCharleston’s audience will be curated and hand selected. Those interested in attending are asked to fill out a simple application. This method is used so that the confirmed audience is a balanced mix of our community, ensuring a diverse audience that can facilitate new ideas and synergies with each other. Applicants will be notified if they have received a confirmed reservation, and can then purchase a ticket to attend the event. The TEDxCharleston application can be filled out by visiting www.tedxcharleston.org/attend

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DATE CHANGE: TED 2013 TO STREAM LIVE IN CHARLESTON

The organizers of TEDxMarionSquare, an independently organized event licensed by TED featuring the region’s leading thinkers, innovators, artists, philosophers and entertainers, announced today they have been approved to live stream sessions from TED 2013 on February 28. Due to licensing restrictions the webcast will occur one date only.

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TED 2013 TO STREAM LIVE IN CHARLESTON FEBRUARY 27 & 28

CHARLESTON, SC – January 22, 2013 – The organizers of TEDxMarionSquare, an independently organized event licensed by TED featuring the region’s leading thinkers, innovators, artists, philosophers and entertainers, announced today that they have been approved to live stream sessions from TED 2013, taking place in Long Beach, California. TEDxMarionSquareLive will take place at the downtown Charleston County Public Library, 68 Calhoun Street.

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