TED is a nonprofit organization and acronym. It’s a movement devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading in ‘T’echnology, ‘E’ntertainment and ‘D’esign.


TEDx is an independently organized, community based version of the larger TED-experience.  Planned and coordinated by an all volunteer team.


Pittsburgh’s platform for showcasing the ideas that are redefining the Steel City. It’s an experience created to inspire and inform our city.

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x-Speakers | RE:new Fest Event

x-Speakers | RE:new Fest Event So many great speakers and topics have graced the TEDxPittsburgh stage over the past few years. To stay connected to this community of game changers, and help celebrate Pittsburgh’s RE:new fest, we’re bringing back some former speakers to get an......

How-To TEDx

Whether this is your first TEDx experience or you were at a previous event, there are a few tricks to activate the TEDxPittsburgh conference experience. Meet your neighbors. Look around. You’re surrounded by people from a variety of backgrounds, but linked by the common theme......

Your Guide to TEDxPittsburgh 2016

Our 2016 conference, Activate: Ideas in Motion, is just a few days away! Here we’re sharing all the details of this year’s event and how YOU can get involved. The Basics The date: Activate: Ideas in Motion will be held on May 22nd, 2016. The......