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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TedxPittsburghWomen Event Recap

The lineup of presentations at the TedxPittsburghWomen event, held at Alloy 26, centered around a single statement: “It’s about time.” Specifically, time for women to look at time itself and find ways to fundamentally alter it. Though the focus was on women, the presenters extended......

TEDWomen Simulcast | TEDxPittsburghWomen

We’re proud to announce that we’re launching TEDxPittsburghWomen! Our first event will be the TEDWomen Simulcast on October 27 at the Alloy 26 (6 – 9 p.m.). Register here.  The TEDWomen 2016 conference takes place at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco,......

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......