Event Schedule

8:30 – 9:00          Registration Open

SPEAKERS will be revealed on event day, prepare for riveting talks by remarkable people!  

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  • Speaker topics below schedule
  • Times are approximate & subject to change


  • Building Relevant Solutions from w/in the Working Dynamic of Struggling Communities
  • The Pursuit of a Healthy Balance
  • Yes – and
  • Using NO to change the World
  • The Power of Place
  • The Power of Story to Ignite Change
  • Community through Transformative Conflict Resolution
  • Bouncing Back from Adversity
  • Igniting the Power of Fear

In addition we have amazing TED talks and great ways to engage with your fellow TEDizens – we can’t wait to see you there!

TEDxFortWayne was able to evoke emotion, develop inspiration, and challenge action to the level that I thought was only possible from TED Talks online. – Patrick

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What Others Have Said

I’m super-pumped from everyone else’s talks!


I was blown away.


I'd spend a day with passionate people any time.


2011 Faculty Videos