TEDx

Location & Schedule

The Harris Theater at Millennium Park
205 E. Randolph Drive
Chicago, IL 60601

The next TEDxMidwest event will be held in the beautiful Harris Theater in downtown Chicago.

TEDxMidwest Schedule

Adult Event

Thursday, May 2, 2013
Session 1 Speakers 2:00 – 3:30PM
Break 1 3:30 – 4:30PM
Session 2 Speakers 4:30 – 6:00PM
Reception 6:00 – 8:00PM
Friday, May 3, 2013
Session 3 Speakers 9:00 – 10:30AM
Break 1 10:30 – 11:30AM
Session 4 Speakers 11:30 – 1:00PM
Lunch 1:00 – 2:30PM
Session 5 Speakers 2:30 – 4:00PM
Break 1 4:00 – 5:00PM
Session 6 Speakers 5:00 – 6:00PM
Reception 6:00 – 8:00PM

TEDxYouth@Midwest

Saturday, May 4, 2013
Session 1 Speakers 10:00 – 11:30PM
Lunch 11:30 – 12:30PM
Session 2 Speakers 12:30 – 2:00PM
Break 1 2:00 – 2:30PM
Session 3 Speakers 2:30 – 4:00PM
ReceptionHead to transportation (after) 4:00 – 4:45PM

All speaker sessions for TEDxMidwest adult and Youth events are broadcast publicly at no cost live on the Internet.  All speaker videos will be posted on YouTube and this site -and in total have been downloaded over 3.2 million times.

 

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Speakers

TEDxMidwest is known for its world class speakers, including inventor Dean Kamen, psychologist Phil Zimbardo, hacker Pablos Holman and National Geographic photographer Paul Nicklen.
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Attendees

There will be over 600 amazing attendees including 400 CEOs and Presidents, 150 artists and performance professionals, heads of major cultural institutions, 50 top high school students, and dozens of MacArthur, Pulitzer, Polk, Peabody, and Nobel prize winners.
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Volunteers

Interested in helping make TEDxMidwest great or helping with TEDxYouth@Midwest?
Visit our Volunteers page to view volunteer opportunities and let us know how you would like to help.