Here's what past participants said about the TEDxLSU experience
"It was extremely well organized, the staff was very courteous, the stage set was gorgeous, and the speakers were thought provoking, challenging and some just plain entertaining!"
"It sparked so many new thoughts for me. I want to contribute and do something innovative now, and I want to learn more. It was perhaps the most constructive social event I've ever experienced and I'm optimistic about the future of a 'greater' Baton Rouge!"
"Every year is different and better, and so organic. I'll be back and I'm bringing my friends!"
"The day exceeded my expectations in terms of its professionalism. It was a great mix of people and ideas, both on the stage and in the audience."
"TEDxLSU was powerful, humbling, thought-provoking, and enlightening. It's exactly what Louisiana needs right now."
"The speakers, experience, and program quality get stronger each year. I have yet to be disappointed with a TEDxLSU event and I look forward to continuing to be inspired and challenged."
"It was an incredible day. It really opened my eyes to a variety of different circumstances."
"What a top notch event--speakers, logistics, exhibits, food, music! I'm still thinking about some of the speakers' motivating messages."
The 2017 TEDxLSU experience includes:
An energizing atmosphere that ignites creativity and discussion
Passionate speakers, performers, and musicians
Caffeine-fueled conversation breaks
A lively after-party to connect with speakers and other participants