2013 : Positive Disruption
April 3, 2013
9:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
The Eccles Center for the Performing Arts, Park City
TEDxChange 2013 is a TEDx event co-organized by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and TED. Convened by Melinda French Gates and hosted by Chris Anderson, TEDxChange will focus on issues surrounding global health and development. TEDxChange type events are TEDx events hosted around the live webcast of TEDxChange, and also feature local speakers. Our event is called TEDxParkCityChange, and is one of many TEDx events happening around the globe on April 3rd that will expand on the ideas brought up at TEDxChange 2012.
Free to members of the Park City Performing Arts Foundation.
TEDxChange 2013 — themed Positive Disruption — is coming to Park City's Eccles Center on April 3rd, from 9:00 a.m. To 1:00 p.m. (details and exact times tbd). This is the third consecutive
year that Park City has participated in TEDxChange with Melinda Gates hosting the live stream (this year from Seattle) with local Park City speakers on the Eccles stage.
The event will also feature a trailer from the feature film Revolutionary Optimists, about how children are saving lives in the slums of Calcutta. Two children from the film, Salim and Sikha will be there for some Q&A. Local Park City speakers are to be announced.
This event is free to members of the Park City Performing Arts Foundation. Individual annual memberships begin at $25. $100 memberships include early lawn entrance to St. Regis Big Stars Bright Lights summer concerts at Deer Valley Resort's Snow Park Lodge.
Previous TEDx Events ------
TEDxWomen – December 1, 2012
A TEDxWomen event is a TEDx event featuring the webcast of TEDxWomen — a TEDx event hosted by Pat Mitchell and the Paley Center for Media. Licenses are currently available to host a TEDx event in collaboration with TEDxWomen. Please be sure to read the rules below carefully before applying.
TEDxWomen — hosted by Pat Mitchell and the Paley Center for Media – takes place on Friday, November 30th and Saturday, December 1st, 2012 in Washington, D.C.
TEDxWomen – themed The Space Between — will live stream to the global TEDx community. Organizers of TEDxWomen events will watch the livestream of TEDxWomen, and have the opportunity to host local speakers.
TEDxChange – April 5, 2012 – Live from Berlin
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is a strategic partner of the TEDx program, and together we teamed up for a very special project called TEDxChange — an initiative devoted to ideas worth spreading in the areas of global health and development. The TEDxChange team works with TEDx organizers around the world to help facilitate meaningful discussions on topics such as vaccines, polio, malaria, HIV/AIDS, maternal and newborn child health, and agricultural development. The TEDxChange initiative also includes a global signature event convened by Melinda Gates and broadcast across the TEDx community.
Our local speakers Live at the Eccles Center:
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This independent TEDx event is operated under license from TED. This TEDx event is independently organized.