FAQs - TEDxAlmansorPark
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FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

What is TED?

TED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (5-18 minutes or less). TED began in 1984 as a conference where Technology, Entertainment and Design converged, and today covers almost all topics — from science to business to global issues — in more than 100 languages. Meanwhile, independently run TEDx events help share ideas in communities around the world.

TED Mission

TED is a global community, welcoming people from every discipline and culture who seek a deeper understanding of the world. We believe passionately in the power of ideas to change attitudes, lives and, ultimately, the world. On TED.com, we’re building a clearinghouse of free knowledge from the world’s most inspired thinkers — and a community of curious souls to engage with ideas and each other, both online and at TED and TEDx events around the world, all year long.

What is TEDx?

The TEDx Program is designed to help communities, organizations and individuals to spark conversation and connection through local TED-like experiences. At TEDx events, a screening of TED Talks videos — or a combination of live presenters and TED Talks videos — sparks deep conversation and connections at the local level. TEDx events are planned and coordinated independently, under a free license granted by TED.

When and where will TEDxAlmansorPark take place?

TEDxAlmansorPark will be taking place on March 30, 2019. The venue and program details will be finalized and published shortly.

How can my company get involved as a partner or sponsor?

Please visit our Partners page for further information. The number of sponsors are not limited, but limited higher tier sponsorship packages are available. Please fill in the Partner Application form or contact us for more information.

Who runs TEDxAlmansorPark?

TEDxAlmansorPark is planned, organized and executed by a group of dedicated and passionate local volunteer organizers. Meet the team

I would like to help - how do I get involved?

TEDxAlmansorPark volunteers will be people who are as passionate as we are about ideas worth spreading. Volunteers are essential to any community based event. Volunteer opportunities for the day of the event will be announced in the coming months. Please fill out the Volunteer Application form, and we will review your details. Future events may require your specific skillset and enthusiasm, so don’t be disappointed if you are not selected for this event. There are many more planned!

Can anyone attend TEDxAlmansorPark as a member of the audience? Where can I buy tickets?

Yes. Tickets are not yet on sale. You can indicate your interest in reserving a ticket by filling out our RSVP form. You will get advance priority notice of when the tickets go on sale, and can go and purchase them 24 hours ahead of when they go on general sale.

Is there a fee to attend TEDxAlmansorPark?

Yes, ticket prices are being finalized and ticket purchasing options will be released shortly.

How long is the event?

The conference is a full day (the program details will be published once the program is finalized). A reception will follow for attendees who have purchased the VIP tickets to meet and mingle with the speakers and volunteers (TBD).

I am a member of the media. How do I obtain a media pass?

For media inquiries, please contact us using our online form and select “Media” from the list of options.

While we appreciate any coverage, we ask that all journalists and/or bloggers be respectful of the difference between the TED and TEDx brands. The ‘x’ in ‘TEDx’ stands for “independently organized events.”