Apply to Present

The time has come! TEDxUWMilwaukee is proud to announce that it's looking for speakers for its spring 2019 conference. Have an idea worth spreading? Want to spark change? Fill out the form below and submit any documents associated with your application. More information to follow. 

Applications due by 11:59 PM on August 15th, 2018.

Applicants notified of next steps by August 30th, 2018.

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TEDxUWMilwaukee Presentation Application

General Information
Name *
Phone *
Your primary contact number. This is used as a secondary form of contact with you to schedule meetings and in case of emergency.
If any, describe all of your affiliations with UW Milwaukee.
Please list your current employer. We are not allowed to process your application if you are currently employed by one of our sponsors.
How Did You Hear About TEDxUWMilwaukee? *
We would love to know how you came to learn about TEDxUWMilwaukee.
You & Your Presentation
Use the following sections to tell us about yourself and your presentation.
Tell us about yourself. Feel free to go into as much detail as you would like.
Tell us about your presentation. Go into as much detail as possible.
Why are you passionate about this topic? Briefly describe any anecdotal accounts and positions that lend authority to your presentation.
Include a link to a draft or outline of your presentation. This helps us in the selection process by allowing us to better understand your presentation. Recommended sites include Google Drive and Dropbox.
Terms Of Application
You must agree to the following terms to be considered as a potential speaker for an event.
General Terms *
TEDxUWMilwaukee reserve the right to accept or reject any applications at any time (including the date of the event) for any reason. Presenters will not be paid. Do you agree to these terms?
Curation Terms *
All events will be in Milwaukee. You will be required to meet a minimum of four times before the event in order to be eligible to present. These will be done in person. In extenuating circumstances, meetings will be done over video chat and/or phone call. Do you agree to these terms?