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A glimpse of a bold new future: Notes from Session 2 of TEDWomen 2017: Design

2017-11-03T03:00:54+00:00

Host Alaa Murabit, a physician and activist, spoke at TEDWomen in 2015; she returns now in 2017 to host a bold session about design of all kinds, from medical breakthroughs to the simple dignity of bring true to yourself. Photo: Ryan Lash / TED Up bright and early in the Big Easy, and right back [...]

A glimpse of a bold new future: Notes from Session 2 of TEDWomen 2017: Design 2017-11-03T03:00:54+00:00

The power of partnership: Notes from Session 3 of TEDWomen … Connect

2017-11-03T03:00:53+00:00

Life partners Chris Waddell and Jean Oelwang are hosts of Session 3, an exploration of partnerships. They kick off the session at TEDWomen 2017 in New Orleans. Photo: Stacie McChesney / TED Our hosts for this session, Jean Oelwang and Chris Waddell, are life partners who’ve both had to overcome their inclination to be a [...]

The power of partnership: Notes from Session 3 of TEDWomen … Connect 2017-11-03T03:00:53+00:00

The power of showing up: Notes from Session 1 of TEDWomen 2017: Build

2017-11-03T03:00:52+00:00

Vocalist Deborah Cox and the Lake Area Girls Choir blow the roof off to kick-start TEDWomen 2017: Bridges, November 1-3, 2017, Orpheum Theatre, New Orleans. Photo: Stacie McChesney / TED “We build them, we cross them, sometimes we burn them.” TED Content Director Kelly Stoetzel kicks off TEDWomen 2017 with an explanation of how she [...]

The power of showing up: Notes from Session 1 of TEDWomen 2017: Build 2017-11-03T03:00:52+00:00

Gallery: Just about to open doors at TEDWomen 2017 at the Orpheum Theater

2017-11-02T03:00:48+00:00

Rehearsal days involve a lot of laptop time as our video and stage teams fine-tune the details to create the amazing experience that will be TEDWomen 2017 in New Orleans. Photo: Ryan Lash / TED We’re about to open the doors for the audience to join TEDWomen in New Orleans — three days of powerful [...]

Gallery: Just about to open doors at TEDWomen 2017 at the Orpheum Theater 2017-11-02T03:00:48+00:00

Watch Facebook Live sessions, live from TEDWomen in New Orleans

2017-11-02T03:00:47+00:00

Join us for four in-depth conversations over two days, live from the Blue Room at TEDWomen, hosted by podcaster Manoush Zomorodi. Guests include TEDWomen speakers Gretchen Carlson, Sally Kohn, Cleo Wade and Justin Baldoni, and the conversations are sure to be lively — get more details, dates and times below. Watch live on Facebook at facebook.com/TED. [...]

Watch Facebook Live sessions, live from TEDWomen in New Orleans 2017-11-02T03:00:47+00:00

Free report: Bright ideas in business, distilled from TEDGlobal 2017

2017-11-01T03:00:53+00:00

What’s a good way to remember an idea in the middle of a conference — so you can turn it into action? Take notes and brainstorm with others. At TEDGlobal 2017 in Tanzania, the Brightline Initiative inspired people to brainstorm ideas around talks they’d just watched, including Pierre Thiam’s celebration of the ancient grain fonio [...]

Free report: Bright ideas in business, distilled from TEDGlobal 2017 2017-11-01T03:00:53+00:00

The making of TED-Ed’s first 360° animation

2017-10-27T03:01:01+00:00

  Virtual reality is an emerging medium for artists and educators. Painting is an ancient art form; some cave paintings were made up to 40,000 years ago. In TED-Ed’s first 360° animated video, you can examine the intersection of these two ideas by exploring an ancient cave and its surroundings as educator Iseult Gillespie shares a [...]

The making of TED-Ed’s first 360° animation 2017-10-27T03:01:01+00:00

8 ways TEDxers gave back on TEDxGlobalDay

2017-10-24T03:05:52+00:00

The spirit of the TEDx community shone brightly during the first TEDxGlobalDay in September. In this dynamic one-day initiative, more than 5,000 TEDxers from 230 cities in 76 countries set out to prove that local action can spark global conversations. The day was broken up into three parts, organized by local hosts who managed teams [...]

8 ways TEDxers gave back on TEDxGlobalDay 2017-10-24T03:05:52+00:00