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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  To every attendee, online viewer, volunteer, performer, and speaker: we are grateful for you. The videos of each talk will be online soon and we will all have work to do to continue to share these ideas. Until then, please enjoy our [small worlds]......

We at TEDxPittsburgh feel that small worlds may be the starting point of every big idea. Whether in the laboratory or in notebook margins. And the beginnings of big ideas are happening all around us. After all, they say Pittsburgh is a small world – maybe......

Mark your calendars! On Saturday, June 16, 2018, prepare to join us at The Byham Theater for our TEDxPittsburgh 2018: Small Worlds event.  $35 ticket (General Admission) = All day access to the conference, access to sponsors in the Innovation Corridor, and bagged lunch. $60 ticket (VIP......