Last Saturday’s “TEDxSanAntonio: You Think You Know” event was my first as the TEDx Licensee for TEDxSanAntonio and wow, WHAT A RUSH. I owe a huge debt of gratitude to our community of ~700 attendees, more than 100 volunteers, 17 Speakers, more than a dozen Sponsors and one awesome emcee who made the day so wonderful. I’ve heard from quite a few Speakers that the audience’s engagement an
If you weren’t at TEDxSanAntonio’s You Think You Know event on Saturday, March 5, you missed a very special moment: An onstage surprise marriage proposal (and we’re happy to say, it was accepted!). See emcee Sonny Melendrez’s blog for the full story. Congratulations and best wishes to programming committee volunteers Lu Liu and Amy Zhang from the TEDxSanAntonio community!
Speaker Colin Lang, Alamo Heights teacher and leader of the Aerospace Studies program, is the primary focus of a great, in-depth article in Silicon Hills News about TEDxSA’s You Think You Know event. Silicon Hills News is a startup technology news site that covers San Antonio and Austin’s tech scene.
Yesterday’s You Think You Know event at Rackspace is officially a wrap! Thanks to the hard work of our dozens of dedicated volunteers, chairs and crew, the production was our best-attended ever. We welcomed 650 to the event yesterday, which included breakfast, a food truck lunch, and an after party. Several watch parties and viewers connected to the event via free Livestream, including at Bibliotech locations,
You Think You Know! You may still be on the fence about TEDxSanAntonio on March 5th. We want to make sure you know the facts. ….but it’s 85 bucks, it’s a whole Saturday, it’s in that crazy Rackspace Global Headquarters. What do they do in there? What’s it look like? Do they still have a Orange Julius in that mall? Come and find out for yourself. 1A. TEDxSanAntonio is a non-profit group w
It’s almost time for our Spring Main Event! Check out our list of speakers here: 2016 Spring Event Speakers Have you requested your ticket yet? Tickets are available at tedxsanantonio.com. Tickets are $85 per person. After February 29th, tickets will only be available at the door for $100. Remember, each person must request their own ticket. Students (with ID) can request a ticket for only $45. Get yours
TEDxSanAntonio was out on the town Monday night for TED in Cinemas broadcast of TED 2016: Dream – Opening Night at the Bijou! Viewers were treated to an exciting selection of speakers. Opening Night featured talks from Shonda Rhimes, A.R. Rahman, Riccardo Sabatini, Bill T. Jones, and many others. Thank you to everyone who attended and those who volunteered their time. Check out these photos from the event (mor
We need your help! After our Spring Main Event, Fiesta for the Mind will be holding a silent auction to benefit TEDxSanAntonio. Funds raised during our auction allow us to put on events like TEDxYouth, TEDxSA Women, and our Main Event. We are looking for local artists to donate painting or photography pieces for our silent auction. We want to represent San Antonio’s rich art community with our selection of pi
It’s almost time for the TED Talks in Cinemas event: TED 2016: Dream. Don’t miss this opportunity to see the opening night of TED 2016, broadcast for the first time on the big screen. TEDxSanAntonio will be at the Bijou Cinema Bistro to mingle and talk about our main event. Arrive early and come by to see us! Don’t forget: Our ticket give-away ends tomorrow, February 11th. To enter, just “like