TEDx Oshkosh is back with a 3rd year of ideas worth spreading. The first two years of TEDx Oshkosh were so popular that the audience tripled in size. If you enjoy being intrigued, inspired, and enlightened, you’ll want to join in, too.
TEDx Oshkosh includes both TEDTalks videos and live speakers to spark deep thoughts, deep discussions, and foster community in a small group. The 9 hour program, includes a catered lunch and light snacks and beverages during breaks – all included in the ticket price!
This year’s event includes 15 thought-provoking speakers. Subjects range from urban farming and school math to #MeToo and navigating a post-truth world. Take a look!
TEDx Oshkosh 2018 Speakers
Sahil Badruddin – Disagreement: An Inescapable Aspect of Pluralism
Adam BellCorelli – Smile and Give Someone Superpowers
Jerry Benston, Jr. – What Difference Does Difference Make?
Thomas Britton – Science as Spectacle: Bringing Science Back Into the Public Eye
Ron (Muqsahkwat) Corn, Jr – Language is the Key to Everything
Allen Edge – Weird
Misty Gedlinske – The Invisible Letter “B”
Cassandra Haack – Counteracting Loneliness with Meaningful Mail Art
Gretchen Herrmann – Make it a Beautiful Day: A reflection on living and dying…
Scott Lesnick – Limited Resources or Unlimited Resourcefulness: Getting More Done
Shannon Rawski – #MeToo, #TimesUp, Now What?
Charles Sykes – Navigating a Post-Truth World
Jennifer Szydlik – The Cold Hard Truth about School Math
Sharon Tenhundfeld – Being a Creativity Detective
Alex Tyink – Upright Urban Farming
What is TED and TEDx?
TED is a nonprofit organization devoted to spreading innovative and challenging ideas. The initials stand for “Technology, Entertainment, Design” but the conferences focus on many scientific, cultural, and academic topics. TED Talks are usually short, powerful, and creatively presented stories designed to instill excitement and inspiration.
A TEDx conference, like a regular TED event, includes live speakers and recorded TED Talks. The difference is that TEDx conferences are independently organized, with the blessing – and licensing – of TED.
TEDx Oshkosh 2018
Saturday, November 10, 2018 – 8am to 5pm
The Grand Oshkosh, 100 High Ave, Oshkosh, WI 54901
Reserve your seat now – visit the TEDx Oshkosh website for tickets and more info.
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