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19 May 2022

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18 May 2022

Tickets for TEDxWarrington are now available to buy. There are only 100 tickets available and more than 800 of you have registered an interest via our social feeds, so don’t hang about!

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If you are interested in supporting the event as a partner, we have a handful of sponsorship opportunities remaining. Contact us for more info.

14 hours ago

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Starting next week, we'll be announcing our final speaker line-up for #TEDxWarrington. We've been blown away by the calibre of the 12 shortlisted candidates; they are certainly making the selection process one of the hardest tasks we’ve faced so far.We'd just like to say a huge thank you to our shortlitsted 12; they have worked so hard over the last few weeks to produce some awe-inspiring talks. Sadly though, our event programme will only feature up to 10 talks.We look forward to announcing who will be selected from next week. #Warrington #WarringtonEvents ... See MoreSee Less
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2 days ago

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Meet James Perryman from Momentus, he's the speaker liaison person for #TEDxWarringtonJames is the founder of Momentus Limited, a local business that helps businesses develop, retain and motivate their people and managers – achieved through training delivery, coaching, speaking and consultancy/project services.#TEDx #warrington ... See MoreSee Less
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Update

Speaker applications are now closed and 12 shortlisted speakers have been invited to join our speaker programme starting in April.

Thank you to all 119 people who applied! We’re sorry we couldn’t offer you all a place.

The speaker application guidance notes remain on the website for reference only.

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FAQS

What's TEDxWarrington all about?

A TEDx event is a local gathering where live TED-like talks and performances are shared with the community. The event is fully planned and coordinated by an independent team of volunteers.

The theme of TEDxWarrington is ‘Build connection, Strengthen communities’ to showcase Warrington’s independent thinking yet collaborative spirit. Speakers will share fresh and innovative ideas that could have a positive impact on communities, particularly in the local area.

Who's responsible for organising TEDxWarrington?

TEDxWarrington is led by local businesswoman and entrepreneur, Kirsty James. Kirsty has brought together a stellar team of Warrington business owners to support her in the delivery of the event. You can get in touch with Kirsty and the team at organisingteam@tedxwarrington.co.uk.

How can I apply to be a speaker?

Speaker applications closed on Wednesday 9 February 2022. All shortlisted applicants were notified on Thursday 17 March 2022. 

I applied for the 2020 event that was postponed. Will my speaker application still stand?

Speaker applications are now closed.

All previous applicants were sent an email on 21/12/21 about the next steps. Applicants who chose to re-enter their original submission or submit a new application by the 9 February deadline were put forward to the speaker selection panel. Shortlisted applicants were notified on 17 March 2022.

What is the speaker programme?

The speaker programme will take place between 28 April - 25 May 2022. All short-listed applicants will be invited to attend on key dates to hone their presentation content and develop their speaking skills. Please note, this is not confirmation of a guaranteed speaking slot. The Speaker Selection Panel will make the final decision on the speaker line-up on 26 May 2022.

Are there any major changes to the application criteria since 2020?

Yes, some of the conditions for application have changed. Speakers need to be UK based to mitigate the risk of disruption due to travel or Covid restrictions. Weighting will be given to speakers in the North-West region to promote regional and local content and facilitate attendance at rehearsals.

Are there any opportunities for local people and businesses to support the event?

Yes, If you would like to sponsor part of the event, please email the organising team to request a sponsorship brochure. All sponsorship packages include event tickets.

When and where will TEDxWarrington take place?

Thursday 23rd June 2022, 6pm - 9pm.

The Pyramid and Parr Hall, Warrington WA1 1BL

Where can I purchase event tickets?

TEDxWarrington tickets are sold out. If you would like to join our ticket waiting list, please add your name here.

Please note, TEDx licensing and venue capacity limit attendance to 100 people.

How can I get involved in the event?

There are four ways to get involved in TEDxWarrington: as a speaker, volunteer, sponsor or audience member.

How can I keep up-to-date with news about TEDxWarrington?

The best way to keep informed is by following our Facebook or Twitter pages.

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