FAQ

What is TED? TED is a nonprofit organization devoted to Ideas worth spreading. It stands for Technology, Entertainment and Design, three broad subject areas that are, collectively, shaping our future. To know more about the cool things that TED does kindly go to TED.com.

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 call TEDxNMIMS, where x=independently organized TED event. At our TEDxNMIMS event, TEDTalks 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.

When and where is it being held? TEDxNMIMS will be held on August 5, 2017 at the Juhu Jagruthi Hall, V. L. Mehta Road, Vile Parle West, Juhu, Mumbai, MH 400056, India.

Who is presenting at TEDxNMIMS? We will have a diverse mix of speakers who you probably won’t see anywhere else. We’ll be announcing the presenters as we get closer to the event.

Where do I register for TEDxNMIMS? Attendance to the TEDx event is by invitation only. The audience will mostly consist of the students and staff of the university where the TEDx is being held. We would love to have all of you but space is quite limited for this event. We hope to ensure that the people attending TEDxNMIMS are as interesting and passionate as the people presenting at the event. For an invitation to the event write to us.

Can I present at TEDxNMIMS? Maybe. Do you have an interesting performance or an idea worth spreading that fits perfectly for our target audience? Watch a few TEDTalks before you reach out to us. If you think you have what it takes, contact us and tell us about your idea.

Can I sponsor TEDxNMIMS? Yes! Help support our event if you like what we are doing and we will do our best to get your brand a suitable platform. Please contact us for information on becoming a TEDxNMIMS sponsor.

Who is behind the organization of TEDxNMIMS? The TEDxNMIMS is organized by Optumiz, the Operations Management functional cell at SBM, NMIMS in association with the Student Council at SBM, NMIMS. You can learn more about individuals that make up the current team on our team page.

Can I view the TEDxNMIMS event without actually attending it? No unfortunately we do not have a simulcast of the event. However the videos will be recorded and shared on this website, Facebook page, YouTube etc.

Where can I find a list of other TEDx events? You can search past and upcoming events by name, date, and location on the TEDx program website.   For further information please go through our website to find out more about TED, TEDx, TEDxNMIMS and our upcoming event. If you have any further queries please feel free to contact us at TEDxNMIMS or write to our curator Dr Tohid Kachwala.

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