We Are Actively Preparing For Our 2020 Event!

Do You Have A Great IDEA?

Do you or someone you know have a great idea that needs a platform to share it? Consider applying to speak and share your message at the upcoming TEDxIdahoFalls 2020 event!

Apply To Speak For 2020 Event

About TEDxIdahoFalls

TEDxIdahoFalls is an all-volunteer staffed, non-profit organization. Our event relies on the sponsorship of partners and general admission sales. Your ticket purchase helps cover hard costs such as the venue, printing, advertising, and helps us continue to bring enriched dialogue to the Eastern Idaho, Exposing, Exploring and Expanding the minds of our community.

TEDxIdahoFalls is proud of our 53 passionate speakers since our first event in 2014, with over 1,800 people attending our live events, nearly 4 million viewers online, and the dedicated group of volunteers that make it happen every year. We look forward to continue to share Idaho Falls’ ideas worth spreading.

What is TEDx?

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TED has created a program called TEDx. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. Our event is called TEDxIdahoFalls, where x = independently organized TED event. At our TEDxIdahoFalls event, TEDTalks video and live speakers will combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events, including ours, are self-organized.

Past Attendee Testimonials

Enlightening speakers. Entertaining, informative, and thoughtful!

Honestly it was an absolutely incredible experience. I loved every minute, even when I was stressed out and terrified, I knew it was such a cool part of life that I’d never regret. Thank you from the bottom of my heart for the opportunity.

Excellent topics and I like the delivery platform promoted by TED.

Having the opportunity to see/listen to some of the most interesting and/or smart people in our community – priceless!

The event was very well organized, with exceptional speakers!

I loved how inspiring and organized this event was. I felt like a VIP.

This is social media at its best. Some people want to hear about issues they may never have thought about straight from the “horse’s mouth” and it engages them without feeling pressured.

The speakers were passionate and the topics were timely for our day.

This event exceeded my expectations. I love listening to Ted talks via the podcast app. I wasn’t expecting the local event to have as high of calibre speakers and topics as national talks, but I was wrong. I left the event feeling inspired and better informed.

Great selection of speakers – broad topics.

Organizers & Other Contributors

Janece Moore - Lead Organizer
Aly Webster - TEDx Licensee & Co-Organizer
Jared Taylor - Co-Organizer & Marketing Manager
Heidi Bluemel - Sponsor Relations & Executive Producer
John M. Avondet - Sponsor Relations
Jennifer Wells - Sponsor Relations
Andy Crossman - Curator & Public Relations
Doug Webster - Graphic Design Curator
Paul Allen - Speaker Coach
Maija-Liisa Adams - Speaker Coach
Nari Mendenhall - Dine-around & Volunteer Coordinator
Michael Coon - Dine-around Coordinator
Brad Christensen - Emcee & Past Licensee
Award-winning Rigby High School Yearbook Team under the direction of Michael Feik - Event Photographers Soapbox - Video Production
Numerous additional volunteers, to which we are grateful!