Upcoming Event: TEDGlobal 2014 Conference


TedGlobal Conference posterEvery year, TEDGlobal puts on a conference to celebrate innovation, ingenuity and fresh perspectives from around the world. This year’s event, South!, will focus predominantly on Latin America and will take place from October 6-10 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The five-day event will cover twelve broad themes that each relate partially, if not entirely, to the development sector. Powerful talks will be given by a wide range of individuals, including political activists, favela painters, musicians, researchers, scientists, policy experts and urban planners.

To register for the event, you must apply for a membership to TEDGlobal. The cost to participate is $6,000 and includes 2014 conference attendance, year-long access to a web video archive of all conference presentations, online tools for social networking and priority registration in 2015.

For detailed information on the speaker line-up, check out the conference program.

To apply for the event, click here.

TED is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to spreading new ideas and sparking conversations on a global scale. Its most recognized program is TED Talks, an ongoing series of short video presentations that highlight innovative thinking and, ultimately, seek to promote positive global change.

Courtney Mollenhauer

Courtney Mollenhauer

Courtney is a writer and development professional based in Toronto, Canada.

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