TEDxVail 2018 Preview!

Since its inaugural event in 2010, TEDxVail has become a major venue for spreading ideas & inspiring change. With a million views online, our TEDxVail Talks help propel ideas throughout Vail and out into the world. Speakers have included artists, innovators, musicians, scholars, business owners, and brilliant thinkers from all walks of life. This year we will host 25 speakers.We are all volunteering: speakers, team, partners – no one gets paid for their work. Partnership we form with forward-thinking companies, leaders like you and yours make this impact possible. We have big ideas. You have resources. Let’s play.



Saturday Feb 3rd, 2018
12:00-01:00: Registration
1:00-2:15: Session 1
2:15-2:45: Intersnacktivity
2:45-4:00: Session 2
4:00-6:00: Dinner
6:00-7:00: Session 3
7:00-7:30: Intersnacktivity
7:30-8:30: Session 4
8:30: }Yes{ Post Party


  • Allen Braswell: Tecdonor Rewards for Volunteers & Nonprofits
  • Ashish Toshniwal: Tech Y Media Labs
  • Cinzia Angelini: Animation for Social Good, Mila
  • David Best: Burning Man Temple Builder
  • Dream Rockwell: Lucent Dossier Creator-tivity
  • HeatherAsh Amara: Obstacles to Women Leaders
  • James Brundige: Nature Needs Half, Filmmaker
  • Jesse Hernreich: Permaecology
  • Jill MacIntyre Witt: Climate Justice Instructions
  • Dr. Johnny Huard: Stem Cell Solutions
  • John Dickson: Cyber Security Surprises
  • Joseph Kerski: Geospatial Technology & Impact on World Issues
  • Kelsey Scharnhorst: Artificial Neural Networks Knowns
  • Linda Cruse: Biz Saving the World on the Front Lines Magically
  • Mandy Benedict: Meditation & Thriving in the Workplace
  • Michael Boidy: Sound Healing (Helicopter Filmmaker)
  • Mitra Rahbar: Bridging Cultures
  • Nasreen Sheikh: Woman Entrepreneur Nepal, Escaped Sex Trafficking
  • Nora Atkinson: BM Craft in Modern World, Smithsonian Curator
  • Patrick Curry: Mixed Reality, AR/VR Designer
  • Rachel DeLong: Generosity is in our Genes
  • Randy Macan: Caving/ Crystal Formations
  • Robert Gilman: Human Operating System
  • Salvador Acevedo: Cultural Integration in Business
  • Sarah Byrden: Great Sex – Vulnerability & Instinct
  • Scott P Holden: CBD Cures, Beyond Healing
  • Todd Poseley: Sustainable Business
  • Vi Brown: Community Organizer

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