TEDx in Tacoma Events

TEDx was hosted in Tacoma 6 times and it is called TEDxTacoma, an independently organized TED event.

This post is about the event that took place on November 16, 2018-5: 00 pm – 9:00 pm PST
American Lake Conference Center
8085 NCO Beach Road
Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, 98438

Previous events: 

  • April 22. 2016 Tacoma, WA
  • March 21, 2015 Tacoma, WA
  • February 28th 2014 Tacoma, WA
  • May 3rd, 2013 Tacoma, WA
  • April 17th, 2012 Tacoma, WA
  • Apr 23, 2010  Tacoma, WA
This presentation by James Veitch: “This is what happens when you reply to spam email” is one of the best I have seen so far. 


TED is a nonprofit organization devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. Started as a four-day conference in California 26 years ago, TED has grown to support those world-changing ideas with multiple initiatives.

At TED, the world’s leading thinkers and doers are asked to give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes. Talks are then made available, free, at TED.com. 2 major TED events are held each year: The TED Conference and TEDGlobal.

For information about TED’s upcoming conferences, visit http://www.ted.com/registration

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About TEDx, x = independently organized event

TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized. (Subject to certain rules and regulations.)

One of the greatest things about TED is their so-called TEDx program. TEDx gives communities, organizations, and individuals the opportunity to stimulate dialogue through TED-like experiences at the local level.

TEDx events are planned and coordinated independently all over the world, and many of those events have separate websites from the main one. Just last month, 72 TEDx events took place in 35 countries! TEDx is one of the favorite events promoted between GED and high schools students.

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