TEDxIIT will introduce some of the most influential and innovative thinkers and do-ers to a world stage.
TED is a global platform devoted to “Ideas Worth Spreading” and TEDx is a locally organized event that focuses on individuals and innovation in local communities in various cities across the United States and the World.
The individuals involved with TEDxIIT, have a passion for initiating lasting, postivie change at IIT and believe in the power of ideas to change attitudes and lives.
TEDxIIT is a student organization with the aim of hosting a TED event on campus. For 2012 entrance is free, however only 100 seats will be provided at the auditorium. Additionally, this event will be streamed live globally with a permanent digital footprint through the TED.com website.
To create a world-class event which is innovative, stimulating and fun, featuring inspirational and energizing speakers from throughout the IIT community.
This local event not only will inspire the IIT community, but also spread and impact the global business.
TEDxIIT has made tremendous progress is building student and faculty support in the past year. In turn, this year’s theme for TEDxIIT 2012 is Gaining Momentum!