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I would like to attend the event

I would like to sponsor the event

I would like to volunteer at the event

I would like to nominate a speaker

Nominate a Speaker

In the spirit of progress, innovation and the city that thought it could and did, TEDxUTChattanooga 2014 is asking: "Now what?"

We're looking for potential speakers who are agents of change, whether it be in their respective fields or in their community. We're not interested in hearing from those who are comfortably propped up on the laurels of the past — we are looking for active members of our community who are pushing ever forward — who are asking the question "now what?" and are seeking with every fiber of their souls to find the answer.

Did we just describe you or someone you know?
Then please, fill out this form and let us know. If we didn't, then please attend the event and become inspired!

Speaker nominations will close July 25.

Thank you for your submissions. Nominations are now closed. Make sure to check back for updates as we reveal our TEDxUTChattanooga speakers in the coming weeks.

Speaker nominations are now closed.

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Attend the Event

We are thrilled and humbled that you are interested in attending TEDxUTChattanooga! Unfortunately seating is limited. If you would like to attend please complete the following form to reserve your place in line.

We will begin sending out invitations in the coming months. At that time you will be given a link to confirm that you are still interested and pay the registration fee. The cost to attend will be $45 for general admittance and $25 for UTC students with a valid UTC email address.

We look forward to seeing you in October!

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Sponsor the Event

Becoming a TEDx sponsor means you share in our vision of spreading ideas that are intended to change the world for the better. We are looking for partners to help us engage the innovators in our community through thoughtful, creative value-adds. TEDxUTChattanooga is an opportunity to showcase your organization's vision for our collective future and to stand out as a thought leader in our community.

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Volunteer at the Event

Wow. Just wow. The influx of generosity has been astounding. It seems quite odd to say this, but the period for accepting volunteers is now over and the form is closed.

Please bring your enthusiasm with you when you join us on October 25, 2014!

Volunteer submissions are now closed.

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TEDxUTChattanooga: Details

What: TEDxUTChattanooga - Forward looking ideas from Chattanooga, TN
Who: Creators, catalysts, entrepreneurs, artists, geeks, designers, thinkers and doers
Where: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga — more details coming soon
When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 : 8am - 6pm
How: Complete the form under "I would like to attend the event" above

What is TEDx?

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TED has created a program called TEDx. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. Our event is called TEDxUTChattanooga, where x = independently organized TED event. At our TEDxUTChattanooga event, TEDTalks video and live speakers will combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events, including ours, are self-organized.

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