Congratulations to Superstar Megan Smith: The New U.S. CTO

TEDxBeaconStreet alumni and leader in our collaboration with Google Solve For X was selected by President Obama to serve as the Chief Technology Officer for the United States.  You may remember Megan from her amazing energy on stage and…

Reflections from 2012 Speakers

The Pulse Network is hard at work editing video for our 60 TEDxBeaconStreet 2013 talks. When our talks are launched we will look to you, our community, to help us get the talks shared with the world and set these important ideas into action. How…

10,000 cans. 25,000 rubber bands.

Recycled, Crowdsourced, Bergmeyer. Brilliant. For the second year in a row Bergmeyer designed our incredible stage set. And this year they stepped up with an ambitious idea and set it in action with the help of the entire TEDxBeaconStreet…

Highlights Video from our Amazing Weekend

Over 60 speakers, 2,500 attendees, 4 venues, 3 viewing villages, 200 volunteers, 60 Adventure Catalysts (TEDx organizers from around the world), family-friendly TEDxYouth event/activities, 20 event partners, 1 Escape Velocity Party, 1 giving…

Making Global Local: A TEDxBeaconStreet Adventure

TEDxBeaconStreet partners Communispace and Fresh Tilled Soil hosted an inspiring Adventure of the mind at the Boston Public Library on November 7, 2013 for TEDxBeaconStreet speakers, braintrust, and partners. Adam Melonas, a founder of  Unreal…

Food by Jasper White

Who loves you and loves great food? We do! TEDxBeaconStreet is proud to partner with chef, cookbook author and restaurateur Jasper White who will bring his Food is Love Summer Shack menu to our conference, featuring expertly crafted classic…

Spark Change @TEDxYouth Nov 16

An Undersea Scientist, Philanthropist Princess and Japanese Taiko Drumming group take turns on stage. All of them are coming together on Saturday, November 16, 2013. What does this all equal? The TEDxBeaconStreet team is taking on TEDxYouth's…
Audience Word Cloud 2013

Meet your Community in Words

When you register for TEDxBeaconStreet, we ask you to choose words from a list that best describe you. Here is OUR community made up of YOUR words… What words describe you? Register now...
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Ideas in Action on

We're thrilled to announce that TEDxBeaconStreet is now re-blogged as part of the Community Voices program! Welcome visitors to the TEDxBeaconStreet community where all year long we put Ideas in Action. Our annual…
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Join us for a LIVE Simulcast of TED 2013

A Simulcast for the TEDxBeaconStreet Community was held Wednesday, February 27 Hosted by TEDxBeaconStreet Superhero Partners: The Whitehead Institute, The MIT Media Lab - Camera Culture Group and fresh tilled soil. See the…