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Energized by My First TEDx Adv...

Posted On: December 16, 2014


TEDx has started a new activity that brings a community closer to the “ideas worth spreading.”  The concept, called TEDx Adventures, is an initiative that invites TEDx organizers to put ideas into action through curated activities before or after a major TEDx event.  Adventures can be led by TEDx organizers, team members, speakers, or community …

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Altruists Creating Change Thro...

Posted On: December 15, 2014


ST. LOUIS — On a recent cold Wednesday night, more than 40 artists from all walks of life gathered at Cafe Natasha and Gin Room, a restaurant located on South Grand, to celebrate the efforts made helping to beautify businesses on South Grand and in Ferguson. For Natasha Bahrami, owner of the self-named Persian restaurant, it …

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DJ Scandalous

Posted On: December 15, 2014


Remember DJ Scandalous and his performance of “This is the Time,” the original song he created specifically for TEDx at our January event? We caught up with him recently to talk about his TEDx experience, our great city of St. Louis and what he’s been up to.  DJ Scandalous fondly refers to pulling off his …

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Dan Parris inspires us through...

Posted On: November 11, 2014


When Dan Parris wrote his bio in preparation for speaking at a TEDx Gateway Arch event, he described himself as an “idealistic activist.” So what in the world is an “idealistic activist?” “I was trying to convey my mindset that, yes, I’m one of those crazy, naïve millennials who actually thinks they can change the …

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Why I’m Excited for TEDx...

Posted On: September 17, 2014


We asked our team members why they were excited for the upcoming St. Louis Design Week event, Show Me Design, and this is what they said: Casey Epley, Exhibitor & Volunteer Manager of TEDxGatewayArch “Most excited about: have you seen the list of exhibitors?!?! There is going to be so much to look at, I …

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The Magic of TED

Posted On: September 8, 2014


The Magic of TED by Andy Kanefield  <Andy@Dialect.com> When I attended my first TED conference in 2003, it was kind of like being in junior high … I was intimidated. It was an invitation-only, amazing conference of top thinkers from technology, entertainment, and design. The talent and passion on stage and in the audience was …

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Why Do You Like St. Louis?

Posted On: August 30, 2014


From my perspective, St. Louisians generally fall into three buckets—born-bred-stayed (BBS), born-moved-long to return (BML), and unsuspecting* happy transplants (UHT.) I’m a BBS. For years, I thought I’d become a BML, but then life happened. Married a BBS and became more entrenched. Over a life span (so far), I’ve watched the St. Louis community evolve: …

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Columbus & Discovery

Posted On: October 12, 2013


A Day In Columbus by TEDxGatewayArch Curator, Steve Sommers Earlier today I arrived back from Ohio, where I attended a TEDx event. Last month it was a different state and a different City’s TEDx event. On each occasion I was one of the first guests to arrive and the last to leave, asking many questions …

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TEDx Women Event @ Plush

Posted On: October 11, 2013


Join Us for the TEDxGatewayArch Women’s Event: Sisters General Admission is SOLD OUT! Only a couple ‘Sponsor A Sister’ donation tickets are available 4:30 p.m. Theme Cocktails/Mocktails and Hors d’Oeuvres 5:30 p.m. TEDx Talks Begin Promptly By design, TED Talks are 18-minute energy-filled presentations featuring thought-provoking ideas, artistic expressions, and emerging concepts. You’ll also enjoy …

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TEDx Conference @ The Sheldon

Posted On: September 30, 2013


A New Year calls for a New Beginning 2014 is guaranteed to be a year full of challenges and possibilities.  Feel the excitement build as we introduce the latest TEDx Gateway Arch speakers and their varying points of view.  Some will enlighten, others will inform, and a few may even surprise you.  Our goal is …

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Launch Event Schedule

Posted On: September 18, 2013


We have a great line-up of Speakers, Innovation Exhibitors, Musicians and sponsors lined up for our Launch Event tonight at the Contemporary Art Museum + Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts. The event is from 5-8pm and free for invited guests…

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