by lydiasee

From the event organizer, Jennifer Saylor:

Asheville’s first-ever, fan-organized TEDx event is coming up!

A little show info:
TEDxAsheville 2009
HOME: A Paradigm Shift in Two Acts
Sunday, Aug. 30, 7-10:30 p.m

This will be a 3.5 hour conference event with an intermission.

Mix your favorite mind-blowing lecture in college with a hot night out at a club, add a few beers, and you’ve got TEDxAsheville, where smart is sexy and great ideas are the name of the game. Four Asheville visionaries join a sprinkling of all-local performance talent for a night of fun for your head that promises inspiration, excitement and ideas worth spreading.

What to expect:
* hand-picked, visionary local presenters
* music
* poetry
* DJs
* pizza
* beer
* ideas worth spreading, Asheville-style
* a few surprises!
* a one-of-a-kind, first-ever, Asheville-centric event created by local TED fans and some of Asheville’s most amazing people


Organizers’ meetings are now weekly, Mondays 6-8 p.m. Send email for more info. One sure way to get a ticket is to join us behind the scenes!