About TEDxUTK's independent events
TEDxUTK is a program of independently organized TED-format conference events desinged to inform and inspire new conversations about our shared future. At TEDxUTK, passionate speakers share their insights, opinions and narratives to invite people everywhere to seek a deeper understanding, consider new possibilities, reimagine existing concepts and act in meaningful ways to improve their lives and the world around them. TEDxUTK is organized by our non-profit organization exp(865) with the support of members of the East Tennessee community.
Ideas Worth Spreading
At the University of Tennesse and at TEDxUTK, it's ideas that matter most. Like TED, we believe "Ideas Worth Spreading" can change attitudes, connect cultures, improve understanding and inspire advancement throughout the world. TEDxUTK hopes to serve as a platform for meaningful discovery and discussion of ideas that create a positive impact for our community.