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The theme for TEDxUniversityofKent 2018!
Through sciences, literature, politics and other fields, we want to come together to take the journey of seeking the truth. By questioning old dogmas and pre-established ideas, we can find new concepts to face the obstacles of tomorrow.
Think outside the box. Read between the lines. Discover a new path.
We can solve the challenges of tomorrow, by discovering a new truth today.
DISCOVER THE TRUTH
We are currently taking applications for speakers and performers for our 2018 event.
Click on the link above to apply!
TED is a nonprofit organization devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. Started as a four-day conference in California 30 years ago, TED has grown to support its mission with multiple initiatives. The two annual TED Conferences invite the world's leading thinkers and doers to speak for 18 minutes or less. Many of these talks are then made available, free, at TED.com. TED speakers have included Bill Gates, Jane Goodall, Elizabeth Gilbert, Sir Richard Branson, Nandan Nilekani, Philippe Starck, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Sal Khan and Daniel Kahneman. Follow TED on Twitter at http://twitter.com/TEDTalks, or on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/TED.
In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TED Talks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized. (Subject to certain rules and regulations.)
“Pleasure to me is wonder—the unexplored, the unexpected, the thing that is hidden and the changeless thing that lurks behind superficial mutability.”
Gulbenkian, University of Kent, Canterbury, United Kingdom CT2 7NB