Welcome to TEDx Newcastle University


Our Mission

As a society, we aim to facilitate discussions through weekly sessions, workshops, live speakers and collaborations with other societies. Our society embodies TED’s core themes of innovation and inspiration.

Our aim is to unite the best and brightest minds to give talks on ideas from a multitude of topics, to foster creativity, curiosity and wonder – and provoke conversations and spark connections which matter.

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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 TEDxNewcastleUniversity, where x = independently organized TED event. At our TEDxNewcastleUniversity event, TED Talks 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.



Upcoming TEDx shows

With more being curated all the time. To find explore more about TEDx conferences, just click here



Facebook Followers

Our facebook page has already grown to over 1000 members - join to keep updated on all things TEDxNewcastleUniversity!



Conference Tickets available

Our latest and greatest conference will have 100 seats available, with approximately half of tickets for students! Coming soon


Get Involved

There are many ways you can get involved with TEDxNewcastleUniversity. Check out the links below for more info.


Become a member

Free entry to our weekly sessions plus discounted tickets for our annual TEDx conferences and society socials? Sign up!

Be a Student Speaker

The 2019 conference is being organised and we are looking forward to choosing 2 student speakers to be on stage!

Become a speaker

We are always on the look out for people to become a TEDx speaker - Here is where you can apply.