TEDxSantaBarbara Executive Producer talks with co-host Patrick Melroy about the upcoming event. This is the sixth TEDx event in town, the first three being TEDxAmericanRiviera and in the past two years, TEDxLive.
Here’s just a bit of what you’ll learn from this engaging conversation:
What’s TEDx and how’s it different from TED
The story of how TEDx got started
Quick history of Chris Anderson’s involvement with TED
What do the letters TED stand for?
Why we curate the TEDxSantaBarbara audience
The TED Commandments, from the original owner of TED
How our local TEDx talks contribute to the global TEDx movement
How we coach the speakers to give the talk of their lives