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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 of curiosity....

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 place: Soldiers & Sailors Memorial...

We're partnering with the @SteelCityGrammers to give away 2 tickets to our event next Sunday to the winner of the Activate Photo Challenge. Where do good ideas happen? So Pittsburgh photographers, show us a local scene that activates inspiration. It could be a picture coffee shop, music venue, a...

We're excited to be one of many great organizations participating in the City of Pittsburgh's first ever Inclusive Innovation Week. The idea for the week is summed pretty well in the official hashtag #WeInnovatePGH. It's about removing barriers that seem to stand in the way between access...

So you want to be a TEDxPittsburgh 2016 Speaker and want to know more about how the video portion of the application works? No problem. We get it. Video can be intimidating. Both starring in one and creating one. But never fear! We’ve pulled together a...

A lot of of us love TEDx because it keeps us connected to ideas that can help our community and our world. It can be a special type of inspiration. An instant shot in the arm that seems to go directly to the now-is-the-time-to-do-something-positive part...