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Unveiling Innovation: Breaking Barriers

A Gathering of Visionaries

October 25, 2023

2023 Event Theme

Breaking Barriers

In today's world, breaking barriers is no longer a choice; it's a necessity. As boundaries blur and possibilities expand, pushing beyond limitations isn't just about progress—it's about shaping a future where innovation, unity, and growth thrive. Breaking barriers is our commitment to embracing change, fostering understanding, and propelling humanity forward.

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2023 Speakers

Paula Fellingham

Pete Alexander

Amy Owens

DeJon Brooks

Make a Difference

Become a Partner

Our mission: To make TEDxMidvale the premier event in Salt Lake County. Join us in fostering innovative growth conversations that unite our diverse community.

We seek passionate organizations aligned with growth, innovation, and excellence to partner with us. Download the Partnership Packet to learn more. From financial support to showcasing products, diverse partnerships bring our event to life. Reach out to discuss collaboration at Together, let's create impact.

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Thanks to our partners!

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At TEDxMidvale, we unite diverse minds with an insatiable curiosity for understanding our world deeply. Through our gatherings, expect to be captivated by groundbreaking concepts that challenge norms and connect our global society.

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Our vision is for TEDxMidvale to be the pinnacle platform on the Wasatch Front. We're committed to nurturing and spreading "Ideas Worth Spreading," providing a space for citizens to explore innovative ideas, stories, and solutions. Our aim is to inspire transformative actions within our community, setting an example that resonates across Utah and beyond.

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Join our team of dedicated volunteers and make a difference at our unique and dynamic event.

Opportunities include roles such as TEDxMidvale Social Media Manager, Event Producer, Parking Attendant, Greeter/Usher, and more!

Perks of Volunteering:

  • Free event admission
  • Network with Salt Lake County's innovators
  • Contribute to a strong, diverse community
  • Priority consideration for next year's committee and roles

Volunteer applications open on August 15, 2023. Thank you for your interest in TEDxMidvale!

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TED is a nonprofit organization devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. Started as a four-day conference in California30 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 speakers have included Bill Gates, Jane Goodall, Elizabeth Gilbert, Sir Richard Branson, Nandan Nilekani, Philippe Starck, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Sal Khan and Daniel Kahneman.

The annual TED Conference takes place each spring in Vancouver, British Columbia. TED's media initiatives include, where new TED Talks are posted daily; the Open Translation Project, which provides subtitles and interactive transcripts as well as translations from volunteers worldwide; the educational initiative TED-Ed. TED has established the annual TED Prize, where exceptional individuals with a wish to change the world get help translating their wishes into action; TEDx, which supports individuals or groups in hosting local, self-organized TED-style events around the world, and the TED Fellows program, helping world-changing innovators from around the globe to amplify the impact of their remarkable projects and activities. Follow TED on Twitter and Facebook.

Read more about the history of TED.

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, 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).


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