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Making a Life of One's Own
What are the cultural implications of staying single?
The Big Picture
Kal Penn's new National Geographic show uses big data to make powerful connections
TED2015: Design and Nature
For her new talk on photosynthetic wearables, Neri Oxman gets a standing ovation
Better & Faster
How to out-innovate, outsmart, and outmaneuver your competitors
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- Women of Distinction The Pleasures & Possibilities of Staying Single: Kate Bolick's New Book Spinster Authors First Look: Salman Rushdie's New Book, Two Years Eight Months & Twenty-Eight Nights Work Can We Improve Decision-Making Skills? Introducing New Speaker Francesca Gino
- Arts and Pop Culture First Look: M Train, the New Book by Patti Smith Science The OCEAN of Personalities: Brian Little Talks Character Traits on The Agenda TED Speakers TED2015 Recap: David Lavin Shares His Thoughts on This Year's TED Conference
See AllEvery year, the TED Fellows program brings together an extraordinary group of innovators from around the world, inviting them up on stage at TED or TEDGlobal and giving momentum to their ideas. The Lavin Agency is proud to present our TED Fellow event package: three of these remarkable speakers hand-picked by you or selected by us. To find out how to book a group of TED Fellows to appear at your event, please give us a call: 1-800-265-4870.
- Negin Farsad Social Change Comedic Justice As one of few Iranian-American Muslim female comedian/filmmakers, Negin Farsad uses humor—full-scale ridiculousity—to bridge the racial, religious, social, and immigrant gap.
- Vijay (Robert) Gupta Mental Health The Medicine of Music Vijay Gupta directs the organization Street Symphony—a free classical music concert series for the unaided mentally-ill living in homeless, incarcerated, and Veteran communities.
- Arkadi Kuhlmann Founding CEO of ING Direct
- Salman Khan Founder of The Khan Academy
- David Eagleman World Renowned Neuroscientist
- Lyn Heward Director of Creation for Cirque du Soleil
- Jessica Jackley Co-founder of Kiva
- Edward O. Wilson Distinguished Biologist
- Isabel Allende Bestselling Author
- Sir Salman Rushdie Literary Legend
- Steven Pinker Leading Cognitive Scientist
- Douglas Merrill Former Google CIO
- Kwame Anthony Appiah Leading Public Intellectual