TedXUniversityofNevada is Back—Tickets on Sale NOW!

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Are you ready to feel inspired?

Then you’re in luck: TedxUniversityofNevada is back, and we’ve got inspiration to spare.

TEDxUniversityofNevada has a line-up filled with dynamic speakers and performers from our region and beyond. Set for Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, the event will take place in the Grand Theatre at the Grand Sierra Resort.

Speakers include a wide mix of backgrounds, expertise and genres including seven local speakers, 10 non-local speakers and five performers. Country music singer CAM, O.A.R. lead singer Marc Roberge, The Warning, Neon Trees’ Tyler Glenn and comedian Michael Jr. will perform. Speakers include Executive Vice President of Strategy for Switch Adam Kramer, internationally recognized models Iskra Lawrence and Ebonee Davis, University of Nevada, Reno faculty members Albert Lee, Ashley Greenwald Tragash, Vanessa Vancour, and many more.

What is TedXUniversityofNevada?

Much in the same vein as TEDtalks, which seek to spread powerful ideas in the form of brief, impactful presentations, TedxUniversityofNevada curates speeches from throughout the region and gives them a powerful platform to share. TEDxUniversityofNevada talks cover any number of subjects, from science and technology, to social issues, to finding strength, hope and inspiration in everyday life.

Though TEDxUniversityofNevada talks are best witnessed in person, you can get an idea of what to expect by checking out the TEDx YouTube site.

Tickets are On Sale Now!

General admission is $100 and includes all TEDx talks and performances, a boxed lunch and refreshments.

But wait! If you’re student, you’re in luck. Your ticket cost is $30 with a valid student ID from an area school.

Event sponsors include The College of Business Online EMBA Program; the Associated Students of the University of Nevada; University of Nevada, Reno; Grand Sierra Resort and Casino; The Abbi Agency; Dolan Auto Group; JamPro Music Factory; Marked Studios; The X, 100.1FM and ESPN Radio 94.5FM; Your Authentic Image; Bristlecone Holdings; Reno Tahoe Limousine; Nevada Wolf Shop; Microsoft; Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority, Red Carpet Events & Design, AT&T and Argentum Partners.

For more information and to purchase tickets, visit tedxuniversityofnevada.org.

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