A concoction of the worlds most inspired thinkers, the TED stage is a global platform where cutting edge ideas converge and millions are inspired day in, day out. In short, TED Talks are short videos (under 18 minutes) from some of the most engaging speakers around the world who have contributed in instilling a positive change in the society. With time, TED talks have grown increasingly diverse and is known as a universally recognized platform where innovators of every discipline, background, and culture present their awe-inspiring ideas and groundbreaking findings.
But what remains constant is a nonprofit organization committed to the spreading of great ideas and a deeper understanding of the society and making this world a better place.Founded in 1984, TED was conceived in Monterey California. Now in its 30th year, it has a TEDx community spanning over 150 countries with it's TED Conference taking place each year in Vancouver, British Columbia. And in this age of digitization, new TED talks are posted every day on Ted.com with subtitles, transcripts, and translations, making it further accessible worldwide.