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TEDGlobal 2014 South!

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

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Join us for TEDGlobal 2014 South!
Live-Streamed from Rio de Janeiro to Park City’s Eccles Center.
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Wednesday, October 8, 2014
10:45 AM to 4:00 PM MST

THE ONE-DAY EVENT IS FREE TO PARK CITY INSTITUTE MEMBERS.
MEMBERSHIP MAY BE RENEWED OR PURCHASED FOR AS LITTLE AS $30

A light lunch will be served. Carpooling or use of public transit is recommended as parking is extremely limited.

In its eighth year, TEDGlobal celebrates human ingenuity by exploring ideas, innovation and creativity from around the world. It is the first time the conference has headed south of the equator in search of fresh thinking from emerging geographies – and it is the first time Park City has joined the conversation.

TEDGlobal 2014 South! focuses on the Global South’s rise in influence and power, plus relevant stories from the rest of the world served in bite-sized, yet in-depth, presentations: three- to 18-minute talks, music and performance. On tap for the Rio conference are filmmakers, astronomers, researchers, activists, artists, environmentalists, scientists… experts on the cutting edge of their fields. In between webcasts of these world-renowned speakers and performers, Eccles Center audience members will have pause to engage in discussion about the issues ranging from “Urban Canvas” to “Empowering Tech” to “Basic Needs.”

For more information and to reserve your spot, please call the Box Office at 435-655-3114.

What is TEDGlobal 2014?

This October in Rio de Janeiro, TEDGlobal is celebrate the outpouring of innovation, dynamism and creativity taking place all over South America and the global South. At this weeklong conference, we’ll look at the large ideas underlying today’s news and events — the currents that drive the world.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, October 6-10, 2014.

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Ideas Worth Sharing.

TEDxParkCity and TEDGlobal are organized by Teri Orr, Executive Director of Park City Institute – A Nonprofit Organization.
Free to Park City Institute Members.

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Dedicated to ideas worth spreading for a better world. Join us for TEDxParkCity events through the year.

TEDxParkCity is organized by Teri Orr, Executive Director of Park City Institute. Attendance is free to members of Park City Institute. Individual annual memberships begin at $30 and are available online at http://ecclescenter.org or by calling 435-655-3114.

All independent TEDx events are operated under license from TED. This TEDx event is independently organized.

What is TEDx?
In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TED has created a program called TEDx. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. Our event is called TEDxWomen, where x = independently organized TED event. At our TEDxWomen event, TEDTalks video and live speakers will combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events, including ours, are self-organized.