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We're all about ideas worth spreading,
from The University of Texas at Dallas, to the world.

TEDx was created in the spirit of TED's mission, "ideas worth spreading," supporting independent organizers who want to create a TED-like event in their own community. TEDxUTD expands on this mission, bringing ideas worth spreading to UT Dallas.

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A Year of TEDxUTD

At TEDxUTD, we host more than just our annual conference, we host a bevy of idea-packed events year-round. Here's what we've got planned.


every month, we host evets highlighting new perspectives across disciplines, showcasing local ideas about everything from robotics to the arts


Every spring, we bring together an array of thinkers, from students to faculty, & more with diverse ideas for our largest annual event

Lead TEDxUTD: Become an Officer

With every coming year, we aim for bigger & better. Join us in providing a platform for student and local ideas and apply to become an officer. We're looking for great students to join as our Director of Conferences, Sponsorship Lead on the Conference Team, Video Lead on our Marketing Team, and Physical Media Lead on our Marketing Team.

Thomas Riccio
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Speaker Spotlight Series: Thomas Riccio

Renowned multimedia artist and academic Thomas Riccio shares with TEDxUTD insights into his work and thoughts on performance in this first entry in the 2015 Conference Spotlight Speaker Series. We're proud to have Thomas, a professor in Performance Studies here at The University of Texas at Dallas, speaking at our conference come April.

Watch Thomas' Work

From our Speaker Spotlight Series to our TED Highlights, we've got a ton to share. Keep up with us on Facebook, Twitter, and on our blog on Medium to stay updated with the latest content, straight from TEDxUTD.

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