Monthly Archives: September 2014

Big Ideas — We’ve got ’em!

Get to know our 2014 TEDxIndianapolis speakers and their big ideas. Ukamaka Oruche on the key to global sustainable health care Ali Momeni on collaborative art and projecting youth voices Megan Lawrence on universal accessibility via digital maps Juan (Kiko) Suarez on wisdom principles for a better world Ed Woodham on how public art connects… Continue reading.

In the Market for Big Ideas? Go Local!

Who doesn’t love it when a local guy makes it big? It’s not only an inspiring story; it’s also a powerful reminder that great ideas can grow up just about anywhere. High-dollar think tanks and globetrotting consultants are not necessarily required. That’s why we’re so excited to announce our emcees for this year’s event: Mathew… Continue reading.

TEDxIndianapolis 2014: The Visionaries Next Door

Not to alarm you, but Indianapolis is practically overrun with revolutionaries. We’re not talking about the ones who want to chant manifestos at you or show you their favorite novels on Marxism. (Though they’re good folks, really they are.) We’re talking about people with world-changing stories and surprising perspectives. Fellow Hoosiers who want share their… Continue reading.

Stickers Matter

Holly Combs is the Co-Dreamer of Dept. of Public Words & an Illiterate Rabble Rouser. She is presenting this year at TEDxIndianapolis. Although her big idea has yet to be announced, she shared a powerful story with us that we would like to share with you.  She told me I should learn to cut hair. Not that hair-cutting is… Continue reading.

TEDxIndy seeks designated tweeter…er…Twitter-er??

The valiant organizers of TEDx Indianapolis are in search of someone willing and excited to be glued to his/her smart phone all day. What you get:  The enlightenment and interaction that comes with attending TEDx Indianapolis for FREE!  (Delicious lunch from Duos too!) What we get:  An active and well-followed designee who will Tweet to… Continue reading.

TEDx Marks the Spot!

Today marks the launch of our first ever TEDxIndianapolis scavenger hunt! We have posted five red Xs throughout Indianapolis. These Xs are the key to winning two free tickets to TEDxIndianapolis on October 21st — a $140 value! Post a photo of each X with #TEDxINDY and the location to Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram to win. You… Continue reading.

TEDxIndianapolis and the IUPUI Arts & Humanities Institute Team Up for Free Ticket Giveaways

TEDxIndianapolis and the IUPUI Arts & Humanities Institute have teamed up for a free ticket giveaway for two inspiring and entertaining events during the month of October. Just tweet or retweet this announcement between September 3 and September 8 with the hashtag #IAHITEDx, and you will be entered into our drawing to win a ticket… Continue reading.