Weird or just different. That s not to say you should try to copy anyone else s style nor their speech but.
At ted we search year round for presenters who will inform and inspire surprise and delight.
How do you get to speak on ted talks. Want to get on the ted stage. Apply to the ted fellows program. If you know someone who belongs on the ted stage or if you belong there yourself we want to hear from you.
Please use our speaker nomination form. Here s julian treasure to help. Focus more time and energy on delivering specific points rather than specific words.
The most direct way to approach ted is through a nomination either by someone else or yourself. Ted talks are influential videos from expert speakers on education business science tech and creativity with subtitles in 100 languages. Ted is all about ideas worth spreading as the tagline says.
In this useful talk the sound expert demonstrates the how to s of powerful speaking from some handy vocal exercises to tips on how to speak with empathy. How to get invited to speak at tedx and get over 40 000 views in 5 days. When delivering your ted talk here are some tips.
Keep your idea worth sharing clear throughout the entire talk it should come back to one idea that makes the audience reflect engage and talk about. If you wish to suggest a speaker for a local independent tedx event contact the organizer directly through the tedx event s own web page. Be nominated or nominate yourself.
How did you get invited to speak get an original idea. Ideas free to stream and download. Pay attention to what other speakers do.
The best way to get ready to give a talk is to watch other tedx talks. More about speaking at ted. I proceeded to watch nearly a ted talk a day on my ipad on the bus ride to work.
One of my favorite ted talks is a guy explaining in a fun and simple way that japan doesn t have names for most of their streets derek sivers. Here is the order of how things happened 3 years ago. Start at a local tedx.
I also wrote down a 10 year lifetime goal and dream. I discovered the ted organization and quickly fell in love. You don t have to be einstein to come up with an idea worth spreading.
Derek s talk is less than 3 minutes long but has been translated into 56 languages and has well over one million views. To give a ted talk. If you know someone who belongs on the ted stage or if you belong there yourself we want to hear from you.
Have you ever felt like you re talking but nobody is listening. Please use our speaker recommendation form to tell us why this person would be well suited to speak at ted.