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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Our Call for Ideas for the 2018 TEDxPittsburgh event is now closed. Thank you to everyone who applied, nominated, or shared this opportunity with others. We look forward to announcing our fully curated lineup for the Saturday, June 16 event soon....

In this competitive world where complexity & uncertainty increases every day, the only way to survive is to manage the constant change is with the help of creativity & innovation.  Consider how the fluid nature of life prompts the existence of multiple paths to a......

There’s a new way to share your voice from the TEDxPittsburghWomen stage and enter to win a FREE pair of tickets!   How to Enter Giveaway: Film a 10-15 second video clip of yourself with a message about the TEDWomen 2017 theme: Bridges. Upload the......