TEDxIndianapolis is a cross-pollinating conference featuring local and national speakers; passionate, unique, and captivating people with big ideas from the fields of technology, education, art & design, and more. Since the first TEDxIndianapolis event in 2012, more than 100 speakers have taken to the stage and more than 4 million people – from all seven continents! – have viewed TEDxIndianapolis talks.
TEDxIndianapolis is led by co-organizers Chris Carpenter and Neelay Bhatt and Executive Producer Rachel Zajac, with the incredible support of partners, sponsors, and volunteers, these events feature live speakers, unique performances, streaming videos and interactive activities.
TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. These events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event.
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.