TEDxIIT Archive

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    TEDxIIT 2013 – Recruiting Volunteers and Recap of the Pre-Event

    Last Thursday, TEDxIIT hosted a pre-event at The Bog to give more input on the main event. With just two weeks until the big event, all we need is you! Volunteers who will help us make this a global event.

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    TEDxIIT 2013 – WIIT interview, Tai Chi, Behind the Scenes with the Speakers

    Last week, four members of the TEDxIIT team–Luling Li, Ethan Yujian Bai, Yoetzin Diaz and Shreeyeh Rajan—sat down to a radio interview at our very own radio station, WIIT 88.9 FM. Collaborating with IIT Campus Life, TEDxIIT will also be presenting two events this month!

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    TEDxIIT 2013 – Inside Take on the Speakers

    Announcing the speakers for for the 2013 TEDxIIT Event on April 13!

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  • Gender, Leadership & Stereotypes: Women’s History Month

    Gender, Leadership & Stereotypes: Women’s History Month

    Join Women's Services, TEDxIIT, and Feminists United during Women's History Month in a discussion on gender, leadership, and stereotypes and how they intertwine in our every day lives.

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    TEDxIIT 2013 Speakers Finalized

    Seven weeks till the TEDxIIT event and we have finalized our speakers! What kind of speakers are we expecting? These speakers comprise IIT students, faculty members, trustees and alumni. We also have non-affiliated IIT speakers who are world renowned architects, engineers and entrepreneurs.

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    Nominate a TEDxIIT Speaker – Deadline February 20 (Deadline Extended)

    This is your chance to make history. Nominate a great speaker for TEDxIIT, an independently organized TED event organized by IIT students. The 2013 TEDxIIT event will be held Saturday, April 13 with the theme "Exponential."

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  • TEDxIIT 2013 Meeting Schedule

    TEDxIIT 2013 Meeting Schedule

    For spring 2013, the student organization TEDxIIT runs from January 18 through May 3. The group meets weekly on Friday from 9:30–10:30 am at the SW Conference Room located on the 16th floor of IIT Tower. The room is located in the Robert W. Galvin Center for Electricity Innovation, 10 W. 35th Street on IIT Main Campus.

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    TEDxIIT 2012 Gaining Momentum

    Saturday, April 14 was a rare occasion when the IIT community truly came together for a single event. IIT Provost Alan Cramb, Vice Provost for Student Access, Success and Diversity Initiatives Jerry Doyle, and IIT Stuart Jules F. Knapp Entrepreneurship Center Executive Director Nick Rokop all made their appearances at TEDxIIT 2012. The independently organized TED conference by IIT students took place on IIT’s main campus and was broadcast live worldwide.

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    TEDxIIT is this Saturday – Watch Live Online

    Watch TEDxIIT 2012 live online at TEDxIIT.com this Saturday, April 14 from 9:30 am - 5 pm.

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    Attend TEDxIIT on April 14 – Registration Closed

    Members of the IIT community are cordially invited to a historical TEDxIIT 2012 event on Saturday, April 14, 2012 from 9:30 am - 5 pm at the IIT Tower Auditorium. The lineup of Speakers includes Harvard graduate and businessman Jim Stone, overseer of IIT Stuart School of Business and Director of the Knapp Institute; IIT alumni Marc Hans, a Golden Apple Fellow; Muhammed Fazeel, a recipient of Governor Pat Quinn’s “Fifty for the Future” Award, just to name a few.

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