Rialto Center for the Arts
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1. What is TEDxPeachtree?

An annual independently organized conference operating under license from TED. The group was founded in 2009 and the first conference took place in Dec 4th, 2009.

The 2017 conference will be held on Friday, October 6 at the Rialto Center for the Arts. 

2. Who is behind TEDxPeachtree?

TEDxPeachtree is a Georgia non-profit that is organized by a all-volunteer team. 

3. How are speakers selected for the conference?

Interested parties may self-nominate or nominate another individual by filling out a form online. Nominations are CLOSED for the conference this year.

4. How do I attend the conference?

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5. How much are tickets?

Please go to http://tedxpeachtree17.eventbrite.com for ticket details. Capacity is limited.

6. How is money raised from ticket sales and sponsorship used?

Funds raised are used to pay for the annual conference and the salon series throughout the year. TEDxPeachtree is an all-volunteer group. No one is paid. 

7. What can I expect at the conference?

TEDxPeachtree is one of more than 10,000 TEDx groups across the globe. The conference is an immersive one-day experience comprised of the official spoken program and extended networking breaks in between speaker sessions. Attendees are encouraged to converse with conference speakers during breaks, get to know new people and explore new ideas and perspectives throughout the day.

Finally, in the spirit of TED, talks are non-commercial and non-partisan in nature.

Attendees are expected to stay the entire duration of the conference.

8. What is the dress code?

Business casual. Attendees of the creative persuasion are encouraged to dress to express.