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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.
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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.
TEDx events are about sharing independent ideas that spark conversation, forge connections, challenge thinking and inspire people.
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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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Speaker applications closed on Wednesday 9 February 2022. All shortlisted applicants were notified on Thursday 17 March 2022.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Thursday 23rd June 2022, 6pm - 9pm.
The Pyramid and Parr Hall, Warrington WA1 1BL