Saturday January 20th, 2024

Bell Performing Arts Centre

A special thank you to all who attended our 2023 event and made it such a great success.

A Shift in Thinking

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It’s a wrap! TEDxSurrey 2023 was a consummate success!

Special thanks goes to our record audience. We couldn’t have done it without you!

Your energy carried us mightily throughout the day.

Thank you!

Watch for news of our upcoming TEDxSurreySalon event, March 1st at Kwantlen Polytechnic University. Our theme will be “Can Meditation Really Improve Your Life?” 

See you there!

Five TEDxSurrey 2022 Talks receive recognition from TED!

Around the world, over 3000 TEDx events generate tens of thousands of Talks every year. To have 5 of our 12 Talks recognized for providing “valuable and timely ideas” and showcased to TED’s global audience of 34 million subscribers is a mind-blowing achievement.

The speakers were: Ana Carrizales, Rob McDermid, Petra Zebroff, Riley Moynes, and Simon Donner. Collectively, these five Talks have already garnered over one million views.

Congratulations to our speakers, and the Curation and Coaching Teams for selecting and preparing them.

 Click here to see the full playlist of all our 2022 talks.

Recent Articles

TED Applauds TEDxSurrey Speaker

TEDxSurrey speaker, Dr. Riley Moynes, has been elevated to TED’s global stage. On October 13, 2022, Riley’s TEDxSurrey Talk, 4 Phases of Retirement, was showcased

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Storytelling at BCRTA

TEDxSurrey Host and Program Director, Noel Bentley, presented a Keynote Address at the BC Retired Teachers Association’s recent annual conference on September 30. The title

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2023 Speakers

Over 60 highly-qualified applicants were carefully evaluated on a multi-dimensional scale and these were our Top 12! 

We graciously thank all applicants for their efforts and interest in contributing to our event!

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