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Events in Plano

Plano Texas is an active and lively community with many events of interest to our out of town guests and local community throughout the year. Ethnic festivals, arts and crafts fairs, exciting theatre, sporting events and much more are included in the calendar of events. Use the easy search box below to find out what is going on during your visit or plan your next trip to Plano around one of these great events. If you are interested in having an event listed on our calendar, you can Submit an Event here.

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TEDx Plano 2018

Don’t miss out! There’s still time to get a ticket for TEDx on April 7th. Come and Engage. Learn. Connect. See the possibilities. Connect the dots. Experience. This year’s theme is Plus (+ )

TED is a global platform devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. TEDx is a locally organized event that focuses on individuals, ideas and innovation in various cities and communities around the world. The TEDx talks will discuss the topic along with the fundamentals of TED: technology, entertainment and design along with local factors affecting North Texas. For more information and to view the entire speaker line-up, click here.

Here’s a snapshot of speakers and topics.

Jay Appaji, in collaboration with Arie Jung of the Rhythmic Souls dance company, will put on a dynamic performance you won’t want to miss.
Cathy Boyles
reveals an aspect of airline safety many of us never thought about.
Bishop Curry
is an 11-year-old inventor. What he’s created will blow your mind.
Casey Fleming
dives into an issue currently occupying the news and explains how it’s your issue, too.
Matt Grubisich
has a very good reason for you to take a second look at trees.
Maddy Kulkarni
will inspire you to Do Good Better.
Dr. Xiaosi Gu
introduces us to a new field of study poised to have significant impact on mental health treatment.
Johnny Quinn, U.S. Olympian, will challenge you to go beyond your limits.
Dwight Nash
and Ayaz Quraishi bring us our first-ever TEDxPlano Duet Talk. Their message is one every community needs to hear.

2:00 pm Check in/Interactives Open
4:30 pm Doors Close/Mainstage Begins
7:30 pm TEDx Plano ends

Photo credit Texas Red Photography 2016.

Event Details

Saturday, April 7, 2018
Time: 2:00 pm
Event Website
Courtyard Theater
1509 H Avenue
Plano, TX 75074 United States
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Phone: 972-941-5600
Cost: $50 - $75