News from ted conferences A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics/government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages

Latest

14 Sep, 2020, 14:00 BST TED and Future Stewards Host Global Countdown Event Mobilizing Millions To Halve Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 2030 in the Race to a Zero-Carbon World

Countdown, a global initiative to champion and accelerate solutions to the climate crisis, will launch on October 10, 2020 with a free five-hour live ...


04 Dec, 2019, 17:00 GMT Announcing… COUNTDOWN, A Massive Global Collaboration to Tackle the Climate Crisis Powered by TED and Leaders from Policy, Business, Science, Story-telling and Civic Engagement

Today TED and Future Stewards with Christiana Figueres announced Countdown: a global collaboration to turn the tide on climate change. The name...


25 Feb, 2013, 17:00 GMT TED Opens TED2013: The Young. The Wise. The Undiscovered.

TED, the nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading, kicks off its annual conference today in Long Beach, California. This year's program brings a...


07 Jun, 2011, 16:00 BST TED Names 2011 TEDGlobal Fellows

- Mobile Commerce Innovator from Africa and Mental Health Activist from Bulgaria Among 20 Members of 2011 TEDGlobal Fellows Class - TED to begin...


28 Feb, 2011, 15:54 GMT TED Opens TED2011: The Rediscovery of Wonder

- Five-day annual conference features stunning talks from 100+ amazing speakers TED, the nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading, kicks off its...