TEDxYouth@Lincoln 2018 EDGE: Explore | Discover | Grow | Engage



TEDxYouth@Lincoln Speaker Application (Apply March 5 through April 5)

TEDxYouth@Lincoln Talent Application (Apply March 5 through April 5)


Save the Date! TEDxYouth@Lincoln will be held Saturday, August 11, 2018, at the Ted Sorenson Theatre at Lincoln High School. 

Call for Speakers and Talent open March 5 through April 5, 2018. The speaker selection committee will review all applications and contact candidates in April.

Join students from Nebraska's high schools, middle schools, and colleges to explore this year's theme: EDGE: Explore | Discover | Grow | Engage. Our speakers' ideas will challenge you, our performers will inspire you, and carefully prepared demonstrations and activities will delight you.

In the spirit of ideas worth sharing, TEDxYouth@Lincoln offers short, carefully prepared talks, demonstrations, videos, and talent performances on a wide range of subjects relating to the event theme EDGE: Explore, Discover, Grow, Engage. Intermixed with main stage talks and performances, interactive salons and areas for socializing are offered to help foster conversations and encourage learning, inspiration, and creativity on the theme for all attendees.

TEDxYouth@Lincoln is a local, independently organized event where we strive to re-create the unique experience found at TED, where the world’s leading thinkers and doers congregate to share their passions. TEDxYouth@Lincoln is a series of events held under the umbrella of the TEDxLincoln team. Independently licensed by TEDx, these events look to young people in college, high school and middle school for the next generation of ideas. 

Past Events:

2014 - Be The Change

2017 - What Now?