TEDGlobal is heading to Latin America. In October 2014, at the Copacabana Palace Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, join us to celebrate the outpouring of innovation, dynamism and creativity taking place all over South America and the global South. Fresh thinking can be found in every direction, in emerging geographies as well as in the western hemisphere. Prepare to have your world turned upside down.
The world is changing fast. Fresh thinking can be found in every direction, in emerging geographies as well as in the western hemisphere. Prepare to have your world turned upside down: Join us in Rio to explore the realities of tomorrow.
TEDGlobal 2014 is setting up shop in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, a true megalopolis of 6 million people that's growing at a fast pace. Based at the Copacabana Palace Hotel, we'll present a speaker program with a significant focus on the many facets of the Global South's rise in influence and power -- while including relevant new stories from the rest of the world. The traditional TED format is maintained: 3- to 18-minute stage talks, interspersed with music and performance, plus tech demos, exhibits and the famous TED parties. Apply to attend »
The TEDGlobal 2014 experience includes:
A stage program featuring TED's famous 18-minute talks, plus music, comedy, dance, short talks, video and other surprises.
TED Fellows Talks, where you'll hear about projects and visions of the next generation of world-changers.
TED University, where TEDsters share their own expertise
Evening events, art exhibits, tech demos and other immersive experiences
Caffeine-fueled conversation breaks between sessions
The TED Gift Bag
Online tools for connecting with other attendees, before and after the conference