New Event, New Theme, New Format

TEDxFolkestone have decided to take our 2021 event online, with a new theme and a fresh format. We’re looking for people who have a big idea around the theme of ‘A New Horizon’. Whether you’re pushing the boundaries of your field, on the frontline of a project that’s set to transform society, or have insight into … Read more

Speaker Announcement

TEDxFolkestone 2019 – ‘A Reimagined Future’. We have encouraged our speakers to explore their ideas and interpretations of our future; taking into account their own personal experiences and ideologies, and how they would like to use these to change the world (or just the community).  We have never lived in times of such change, or tumult, and … Read more

Join us at 2019 Pitch Night

TEDxFolkestone speakers 2019

TEDxFolkestone 2018 speakers take to the stage after sharing their talks. Do you have a burning desire to get on the TEDxFolkestone stage and share your big idea? We’re looking for 2019 speakers with ideas that fit with the theme of ‘A Reimagined Future.’ To help applicants refine their ideas and ensure they fully understand … Read more

Registration now open for speakers and performers

The search is beginning for speakers and performers for the third TEDxFolkestone which takes place on Saturday, June 22, at The Quarterhouse, Folkestone. No previous public speaking experience is necessary, just a vision of A Reimagined Future which is the event’s theme for 2019. Speakers have freedom to address the subject of their choice just … Read more

Mini Film and Video Traineeship

Want to learn filming and editing from an expert? Want to be part of great team of volunteers? Want to be involved with delivering TEDxFolkestone 2019? TEDxFolkestone is about to embark on its third year in 2019, after two very successful years that have seen us deliver 24 talks and receive more than 50,000 views … Read more

Reimagine the future at TEDxFolkestone 2019

After its sell-out success this summer, TEDxFolkestone returns next year when it will examine A Reimagined Future. The third event to be held in the town will take place on Saturday, June 22, 2019, at The Quarterhouse and organisers will be beginning the search for speakers soon. “The 2018 event saw 11 people, some of … Read more