TEDx is a platform to share local ideas globally. It is an opportunity to know more about the extraordinary among the ordinary. The 'x' in TEDx stands for independently organized events but it means so much more. It is an experience that adds value, an event that brings excitement by connecting communities world-wide. The duration of each TEDx talk is eighteen minutes but the impact of it stays forever. Many are not aware of the diamonds among the rough and this is a chance for the speakers to have the spotlight on them. TEDx events bring forth the unique ideas that are worth spreading to spark a connection through TED-like experiences to as many as possible.
TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) is an organization aimed at sharing expert’s talks from diverse fields across the world. TED is owned by a non-profit, nonpartisan foundation. It is an annual conference aimed at bringing together leading thinkers and doers to share ideas that matter. It comprises of talks from various disciplines ranging from science, culture, business, humanities, academics and many more. The talks are filmed and made available at TED.COM for free to fulfil the mission of ideas worth spreading. Ideas have the power to change attitudes, lives and ultimately the world. It focusses on spreading ideas in the form of short and powerful talks.