TEDx Monterey

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Join the TEDxMonterey viewing party (a free event!) on the Stevenson campus.

Saturday, April 26, 2014
The Little Theater
Stevenson School, Pebble Beach Campus
9:30 am* to 4:30 pm

*Registration begins at 9:30 am. Streaming begins at 10:00. Please plan to attend the event for most or all of the day. Coming and going and late arrivals detract from the attendee experience.

What is this, you ask? It's a day of ideas and community connection. Stevenson students and faculty will host members of the local community in a daylong celebration of ideas worth spreading. A live-stream video feed of the talks at TEDxMonterey "Edges" will be punctuated with discussion, activities, snacks, and lunch (provided). This free event is not to be missed!

TEDxMonterey  "Edges" (Theme description)
In its fifth year, TEDxMonterey is celebrating what emerges when we embrace the edges: discovery, invention and transformation. We often find ourselves at our most creative, willing to take a risk or leap into the unknown when we are at the edge. Whether at the edges of our knowledge, relationships, or society, it is out here where our limits are tested and we are challenged to reimagine ourselves and our world.

About TEDx

x = independently organized event. 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, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. 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.)

About TED
TED is a nonprofit organization devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. Started as a four-day conference in California 25 years ago, TED has grown to support those world-changing ideas with multiple initiatives. The annual TED Conference invites the world’s leading thinkers and doers to speak for 18 minutes. Their talks are then made available, free, at TED.com. TED speakers have included Bill Gates, Al Gore, Jane Goodall, Elizabeth Gilbert, Sir Richard Branson, Nandan Nilekani, Philippe Starck, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Isabel Allende and UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown. The annual TED Conference takes place in Long Beach, California, with simulcast in Palm Springs; TEDGlobal is held each year in Oxford, UK. TED’s media initiatives include TED.com, where new TEDTalks are posted daily, and the Open Translation Project, which provides subtitles and interactive transcripts as well as the ability for any TEDTalk to be translated by volunteers worldwide. TED has established the annual TED Prize, where exceptional individuals with a wish to change the world are given the opportunity to put their wishes into action; TEDx, which offers individuals or groups a way to host local, self-organized events around the world; and the TEDFellows program, helping world-changing innovators from around the globe to become part of the TED community and, with its help, amplify the impact of their remarkable projects and activities.

Register to Attend

Questions?
Contact Aaron Eden
Dir. Of Education Technology
831-625-8260
aeden@stevensonscohol.org

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