What's a speaker?

In the TEDx event, "Speaker" means people who have ideas worth spreading and want to express what their ideas are.
For TEDxShimaneU2018 held on Saturday, May 19, 2018, we are welcoming speaker candidates who have great ideas regardless of age, sex, or nationality.


Recommendation by others

Requirement for Speaker

In this event, we are looking for about seven speakers in total from both commendations.

If you apply by yourself, we will have an interview of your speech's content. As a general rule, TEDxShimaneU will take place at university hall. If you cannot be available, we might be able to specially deal with you for you.

If other people recommended you to talk, based on the opinions from your application form, we will visit you to screen your speech's content.

Decided speakers will have to give a presentation about their thoughts and ideas within 18 mintues.

For the speakers of TEDxShimaneU2018 held on Saturday, May 19, 2018, You will make a presentation with our speaker team members.

TED is a non-profit organization, so we absolutley cannot pay the speakers. (We can pay for the speaker's transportation.)

As for the content of the talks, you cannot talk about the following: politics, specific relegions, promotions for products and services, etc.

For speakers, you need to participate in 3 rehearsals (4/7, 4/28, 5/12) and the actual performance (5/19).