Applications for committee positions are now open!

Would you like to become a part of a vibrant team, meet fascinating people and influence the University of Edinburgh community? Are you looking for a challenging and fun activity for the next academic year? Apply here:

Don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions. Applications will be reviewed on Sunday, the 13th of April.

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The Environment and Society concludes an eventful year

On Wednesday the 26th of March we held the last event of this academic year: the Environment and Society Salon. Click here for more information about the event.

Our third Salon: Health a success

The third TEDxUniversityofEdinburgh Salon event happened on the 19th of March in the Grassmarket Community Project at 6pm. Click here for more information regarding the event.

Thinking in Abundance 2014

We are proud to announce the success of TEDxUniversityofEdinburgh 2014 on February 21st. Find out more about the theme, speakers, and interactive spaces.

Photos courtesy of Mihaela Bodlovic

TEDxUniversityofEdinburgh - theme launch 2014

The TEDxUniversityofEdinburgh 2014 conference theme was launched through a series of energetic flashmobs organised with Edinburgh University's Modern Dance Society. We're excited to confirm our Thinking Abundance conference will happen in The Pleasance during Innovative Learning Week on February 21st.

Click here for more details regarding speakers and tickets!


Student Speaker Choice Awards 2014

 We are thrilled to announce that the two student who will speak at TEDxUniversityofEdinburgh 2014 are Siraj Sabihuddin and Paulina Stachnik. Congratulations to Siraj and Paulina! We will be releasing information about the rest of our amazing speakers shortly, so make sure you check our website regularly.

Our second Salon event of the year happened on January 22nd

Our second Salon this year organised alongside the University of Edinburgh's Global Development Academy happened at the Grassmarket Community Project on January 22nd at 6pm. More information can be found here.

Our first event of the year was held on November 27th

We are thrilled to announce the success of our first Salon event organised with the Global Justice Academy on November 27th in the Grassmarket Community Project.

TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events which focus on an interdisciplinary transfer of knowledge. TED provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx conferences, including ours, are self-organized, with a proper University of Edinburgh feel.

Explore our website to find out more about who we are and what we do.