[email protected] – Defy the Predictable!

Where radically real ideas are delivered by youth and prominent figures in our valley. This event, organized solely by the valley’s youth, boasts ideas worth sharing that will open your mind to intimate revelations, brilliant creativity, and deep data. You’ll find live speakers, hands-on activities, hand-picked TED Talks and fascinating conversations with designers, technologists, politicians, artists, performers and more! Nine speakers will share short talks in two sessions on how they Defy the Predictable, serving both as a source of knowledge and inspiration for youth in the Vail Valley.

Session 1: Interlocking Worlds

Every day, the different worlds we come from blend together in a kaleidoscope of experiences and stories. Delivering funny, compelling, and personal talks, this session’s speakers focus on messages that bloom from their diverse backgrounds. No matter if you’ve heard it before – these testimonials will either give a voice to your own thoughts or introduce you to an entirely new perspective. They urge us to move forward together by joining together. Hearing their voices, but more importantly, seeing their flames burning bright.

Session 2: Design Your Future | Demand Your Future

Our youth are our future, and this session’s speakers illustrate this brilliantly with their own, unique vivid paintings and pictures. Hear their stories and be inspired by their calls to action that turn our world into motion: positive, uplifting motion that might just make tomorrow stronger, better, and brighter than today.

Pre-registered students are free | General admission tickets are $10 online and $15 at the door | Register now using the link below!