FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
If you have a question not answered below, please reach out to our team at firstname.lastname@example.org. We can't wait to e-meet you!
What is TED?
What is TEDx?
When and where will TEDxCUNY take place this year?
TEDxCUNY 2020: Worth Searching For is taking place on March 20, 2020, at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater. Learn more here.
Where do I get a ticket to attend TEDxCUNY, and how much does it cost?
Tickets to TEDxCUNY 2020: Worth Searching For are now available! Tickets available here.
I am a member of the media. How do I obtain a media pass?
For any inquiries, please email email@example.com.
How can my company get involved as a sponsor or partner of TEDxCUNY?
We're so excited to connect with you! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
Who runs TEDxCUNY?
TEDxCUNY is run by current CUNY students dedicated to spreading TED/TEDx's mission! Meet our team here.
How can I join TEDxCUNY?
TEDxCUNY is organized by a passionate team of CUNY students who commit their extracurricular time during their academic careers to sharing ideas worth spreading.
What do I need to bring for registration?
You must present an ID. There will be designated registration areas for general/student admission and VIP/speaker/sponsor admission.
Where can I view the conference schedule?
Where can I get food and drink at TEDxCUNY?
A selection of snacks and refreshments will be available throughout the day.
Can I take photos or videos during the talks and performances?
What should I wear?
Anything you are comfortable in and expresses who you are! We do not have a dress code.
I would like to speak at TEDxCUNY - how can I apply?
Please read about and fill out our speaker application here.
I know someone who could give a great TEDxCUNY talk! How can I nominate them?
Great! Please fill out the application here.
Will it help if I submit multiple nominations, or have others nominate me several times?
No. One submission is enough.
Who are you looking to have speak? What should I know before applying?
We are looking for: never-before-seen presentations, scientifically sound research, and people who have changed the world. We love people who are committed to the process, display an understanding of TEDxCUNY, and have something to offer our community.
What is my idea?
Why is this idea important?
What uniquely qualifies me to talk about this?
Is there a deadline for nominating a speaker?
Our application is available year-round.
When will I hear back about my nomination?
TEDxCUNY is only able to contact those invited to further explore their talk idea.