Video Resources on the Web
Enjoy documentaries, animations and alternative dramas on the web, on your personalized home page, or on your iPhone. Don’t forget to check out our trailers, playlists and upcoming online releases. Free for personal use and on a subscription basis for schools and institutions.
stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design http://www.ted.com/. It started out (in 1984) as a conference bringing together people from those three worlds. Since then its scope has become ever broader.
The annual conference now brings together the world’s most fascinating thinkers and doers, who are challenged to give the talk of their lives (in 18 minutes). This site makes the best talks and performances from TED available to the public, for free. More than 200 talks from our archive are now available, with more added each week.
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 call TEDxVancouver, where x=independently organized TED event. At the TEDxVancouver event, TEDTalks video and live speakers will combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group.