TEDxSalveReginaU 2016 Speaker Application

Thank you for your interest in applying to become a speaker at TEDxSalveReginaU. Before applying please read through the speaker expectations.

Applications are due December, 5.

Questions or concerns should be directed to Araz Khajarian.

Speaker Expectations

  • Be available on Saturday, March 25, 2017 as well as additional dates for a meeting and rehearsals.
  • Be comfortable speaking in front of an audience, plan to stay for the entire event and the reception after.
  • Be willing to engage in practices with the other speakers and shoot promos, if necessary.
  • Provide a high resolution photo (head-shot) and other publicity materials.
  • Attend at least one meeting with the TEDxSalveReginaU Curator.
  • In addition to the meeting, attend the required practice session which will take place a week or two before the event.
  • Provide the slides for your presentation, which will be confirmed by the TEDxSalveReginaU organizers. The format does not matter.
  • Provide a short biography.
  • Be prepared to receive and respond to emails and phone calls a few weeks prior to the date of the event.
  • Selected speakers will be required to sign a release giving TEDxSalveReginaU the rights to record videos of the talk, take pictures, and make these media available online.
  • Conduct intensive research on TEDx presentations, guidelines and tips.
  • Ensure that all ideas presented in your talk are your own and are new, compelling, and mind-provoking ideas.
  • Be prepared to deliver the talk without notes or a script and ensure the talk is rehearsed and edited with the TEDxSalveReginaU team.
  • Ensure that the talk stays within the allotted time.
  • Your talk should have one specific outcome that is clearly stated and which fits our theme.