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Welcome to TEDxDetroit, the annual conference of short speeches full of passsion and promise about life, love, religion, philosophy, business, Detroit and everything.
TEDxDetroit, the Detroit version of the national event designed to bring together professionals in Technology, Education and Design with the motto “ideas worth spreading,” has announced the speaker lineup for its 2013 event, to be held Wednesday, Oct. 2 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the new Grand Ballroom at Cobo Center.
Calling all creators, catalysts, entrepreneurs, artists, technologists, designers, scientists, thinkers and doers: Do you have an idea worth spreading?
TEDxDetroit announced that Cobo Center will serve as the official venue for the 2013 conference, to be held on Wednesday, Oct. 2.
The organizers of TEDxDetroit announced Wednesday that the 2012 event is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 26 at the Gem Theatre, 333 Madison St., with a side trip to the Grand Army of the Republic Building, 1942 Grand River Ave.
TEDx — idea incubator, business idea tryout spot, networking opportunity unparalleled — packed more than 1,500 of Detroit’s brightest into Orchestra Hall Wednesday.
TEDxDetroit, an event locally organized to bring together regional leaders and share ideas worth spreading, will bring more than 1,500 attendees to the Max M. Fisher Music Center Sept. 28 for an all-day conference featuring local community and business leaders, entrepreneurs, musicians and artists. Meanwhile, organizers of the Sept. 20 TEDxMuskegon Tuesday announced its speaker lineup.