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Frequently Asked Questions

 

What is [email protected]?

We’re South Carolina’s by-youth, for-youth conference organized by a group of 20 teens that brings the TED Talks experience to a local level. Over the course of one day, we unite selected South Carolina high schoolers around the power of ideas with talks given by speakers from all around the world and activities like the MP3 Experiment Columbia.

When and where is the conference taking place?

The conference takes place from 10 AM to 6 PM on Saturday, March 18 at Irmo High School. Attendees should arrive at 9:30 AM.

Is the conference really just for educators and high school students?

Yes. Students will be able to apply and be nominated to attend until their school closes applications (see school’s [email protected] Ambassador for details).

What’s a [email protected] Ambassador?

The teacher at a [email protected] School who’s responsible for coordinating attendee selection, applications, nominations, etc for that school. If you don’t know who that is, email us at [email protected].

Do attendees transport themselves?

Yes. If you’re worried about this, talk to your school’s [email protected] Ambassador.

How much does the ticket cost?

$15.

What if I can’t afford the ticket cost?

Talk to your school’s [email protected] Ambassador. If you don’t know who that is, email us at [email protected].

I need to email someone!

OK. Try [email protected].