TED created TEDx, a program of local, student-organised events to bring people together and provide fascinating talks, particularly in Technology, Entertainment and Design (TED).
Our event is called TEDxHeriotWattUniversity, where x = independently organised TED event. Talks are based on the theme Transition, to reflect the exponential changes happening to humanity on a daily basis.
At our TEDxHeriotWattUniversity event, live speakers will be complemented with TEDtalk videos to spark deep discussion and profound thinking.
TED is a not-for-profit organisation that provides general guidance for the TEDx program but individual TEDx events, including ours, are self-organised and student run.
A diverse series of talks will make you ask yourself some serious questions.
From the fields of science and engineering to global issues to culture to those questioning existing norms. These speakers are truly going to make everyone recognise the Transition affecting the earth and all its inhabitants and th
With such an interesting speaker line-up and the chance of having a TED-like experience, you surely don't want to miss the chance of attending TEDxHeriotWattUniversity. So get your tickets before they get sold out as we have only a limited number of tickets on sale!