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Frequently Asked Questions:

When and where will TEDxTarrytown take place this year?

Will there be food available?

  • Yes.   Dinner will be available for purchase from 6:00-6:45pm.  

How many TEDxTarrytown conferences have there been thus far?

  • 2016 will mark the 2nd annual TEDxTarrytown event. The event started as TEDxTarrytownWomen in 2015.

I would like to speak or perform at TEDxTarrytown– how can I apply?

  • TEDxTarrytown is no longer accepting speaker submissions for the 2016 event.  Please send us an email if you would like to be on a mailing list to see if/when we will invite speakers for a 2017 event.

I would like to help organize this year’s conference – how do I get involved?

  • If you are interested in volunteering with us in 2016, please email us!

Can anyone attend TEDxTarrytown as a member of the audience? Where can I buy a ticket to attend the conference?

  • There is no application process to become a member of the audience at TEDxTarrytown.  Tickets will be available online soon on a first-come first-served basis.  There will be 100 tickets available at $36/ticket.  We will post a link to purchase tickets on our home page. Tickets are available for purchase through Eventbrite.

Why is there a fee to attend TEDxTarrytown?

  • TEDxTarrytown is a nonprofit organization. Our event is run solely by a team of dedicated volunteers, and money collected from ticket fees is allocated back to the conference to support costs for venue and operations. Charging a fee means that TEDxTarrytown can become a more self-sufficient organization, ensuring that TEDxToronto programming and events can be sustained into the future and that we can continue to reach new and broader audiences.

I am a member of the media. How do I obtain a media pass?

  • There are only a limited number of media passes available for the conference. For any inquiries, please contact Melissa Baer at

Who runs TEDxTarrytown?

  • TEDxTarrytown is planned, organized and executed by a group of dedicated and passionate volunteers.

 Other questions?

  • Contact with any questions and we’ll get back to you.