Thanks to our 2018 Partners!

Thanks to our 2018 Partners!

The 3rd annual TEDx South Lake Tahoe event couldn’t happen without the support of our partners. Because of their generosity, we know this upcoming event is going to be the best one yet! We’re particularly honored that each of these local businesses have chosen to support our efforts. We look forward to welcoming everyone to this year’s extravaganza and want you to meet each of our partners. Let’s all support one another, so please check out their websites as well for more info.

 Image appears courtesy: Dewitt Jones

Image appears courtesy: Dewitt Jones

Lake Tahoe Community College

Pursue your dream career

At 6,229 feet above sea level, Lake Tahoe Community College, set in the heart of South Lake Tahoe, is located at the highest elevation of any college in Northern California. Beyond the classrooms and labs, the 164-acre wooded campus also features a 192-seat black box theater, a world-class soccer field, extensive art lab, a Child Development Center and much more. With 31 associate degree options plus 28 career and technical certificates to choose from, students can pursue a wide variety of interests such as our Lake Tahoe Basin Fire Academy program.

MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa

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Book a discounted room

Along with providing discount lodging for our visitors, their location has given us the opportunity to have the festivities all in one place. Be sure to show your support by booking a room at this amazing hotel.

Palisade Investments

Move your financial life forward

Are you trying to plan for retirement but just don’t feel like there’s anyone out there to trust? Well, Palisade Investments will fit your needs. They are a 100% employee-owned company that doesn’t have any propriety products. Are you ready to plan and confidently move your financial life forward? They’re ready and excited to help you!

The Landing Resort & Spa

Plan you unforgettable South Lake Tahoe Vacation

From the moment you set foot in their lobby, you’ll see why Lake Tahoe’s most unique boutique hotel is the only choice for discerning travelers on the hunt for something different. Thoughtful amenities, restorative spa packages & contemporary European design will make for an unforgettable South Lake Tahoe vacation.

Hatchback Creative

Get "Digitally Creative" with Hatchback

No matter what kind of business you own in today’s internet age, your website and digital marketing needs are critical for a successful business. Hatchback Creative’s mission is to produce creative and original print and digital marketing products that work in the real world.

The Shops at Heavenly Village

Find out what's there to enjoy @ the Shops at Heavenly Village

Located at the base of the Heavenly Mountain Resort Gondola, the Shops at Heavenly Village is your destination for the latest trends in dining, shopping and entertainment. With over 40 shops featuring local and national brands as well as a vibrant live music scene, you’ll find something to enjoy.

The Loft

Find out what's going on @ the Loft

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South Lake Tahoe's award-winning live performance theatre, high-end ultra-lounge and restaurant. It offers a full array of exquisite, handcrafted Italian cuisine from culinary expert Frank Trotta. In addition, the Loft Lounge features a full bar and award-winning wine list.

Getaway Reno Tahoe

Click here to plan my getaway

The official travel and tourism company promoting the best things to see and do in Reno/Tahoe. If you want to make the most of your visit to Reno, Lake Tahoe or Carson, this should be the first place you go. From amazing hotels, great restaurants & shopping to entertainment, attractions and so much more, getaway Reno Tahoe will be sure to support you on your next vacation.

Harrison Careers

Get help on starting the best career possible

If you truly want to maximize your probability of starting the best career as fast as possible, consider help from Harrison Careers. There is simply too much at stake to use the same job search process as thousands of other candidates.

MacDuff’s

Get a lil bit of authentic Scottish pub atmosphere right in Lake Tahoe

Inspired by the dream to blend an authentic Scottish pub atmosphere with the heart of the Lake Tahoe basin, MacDuff’s Public House is a gathering place for locals and visitors alike to enjoy traditional pub fare made only from the highest-quality ingredients in a fun and friendly environment.

Local Freshies

Get the local scoop on what's going on in ski towns in North America

When visiting a new town, most of us end up settling for eating or drinking at a place that we already know. Wouldn’t it be better to see it through the eyes of a local? That’s what Local Freshies is all about. A social media and marketing company focused on small businesses and local organizations, they share the ‘local scoop’ on each ski town so visitors and residents can fully experience its uniqueness without giving away all the secret stashes. So, the next time you’re looking for a new place to check out or heading to another mountain town, make sure you can “Be a Local where ever you go!”

Lastly, a big thanks to our innovator & scholar sponsors:

Thanks again to each and every partner for supporting the 3rd edition of the TEDx South Lake Tahoe event. Let’s inspire!

Building Bridges Through Dialogue Not Monologue

Building Bridges Through Dialogue Not Monologue

One of our speakers for the 2018 TEDx South Lake Tahoe event, has introduced the concept of building bridges through dialogue instead of monologue. Get a snippet into what they mean by this and how you can re-frame the way you talk to people to build bridges in future conversations.

Positive Inspiration Coming Out Of South Tahoe High School

Positive Inspiration Coming Out Of South Tahoe High School

One of our goals at TEDx South Lake Tahoe is to use this platform as a forum to showcase the talents of our local artists. We couldn’t be more excited to highlight six students from South Tahoe High School that created photos that aren’t just a pretty picture but true art.

Building Bridges Through Gender Intelligence

Building Bridges Through Gender Intelligence

Last year, Barbara Annis’ speech focused on gender intelligence and how men & women are fundamentally different in how they think. This week, we look at her speech in a different viewpoint… through our 2018 Theme - Building Bridges.

2018 TEDx South Lake Tahoe – Bigger & Better Than Ever

2018 TEDx South Lake Tahoe – Bigger & Better Than Ever

When we first started the TEDx South Lake Tahoe event three years ago we were excited to just bring the concept to the shores of our glorious lake. Each year we’ve expanded… and for 2018 we’re yet again going bigger!

Save the Date for 2018 Ticket Sales

Save the Date for 2018 Ticket Sales

The 3rd annual TEDx South Lake Tahoe is only a few months away. We’re proud to announce tickets for the event are going on sale Friday, July 13th. Read about what you get for the price of admission and why you should come.

Calling All Aspiring Photographers – We Need Your Help!

Calling All Aspiring Photographers – We Need Your Help!

For 2018, we’re reaching out to aspiring photographers, both amateur and professional, to help visually represent our theme. We’re looking for your best “Building Bridges” pics to feature on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and TedXSouthLakeTahoe.com.

Building Bridges By Respecting Viewpoints Not Arguing Them

Building Bridges By Respecting Viewpoints Not Arguing Them

When discussing a divisive subject, it can be a challenge. How do you even build bridges in that type of environment? We delve a bit deeper on how you can make this possible on polarizing subjects such as climate change.

Introducing Our 2018 Theme - Building Bridges

Introducing Our 2018 Theme - Building Bridges

The 2018 Theme for the TedX South Lake Tahoe event is Building Bridges. The goal is to bring unity and positivity in a time that division is too strong a motivation.

Calling All Speakers!

Calling All Speakers!

Calling All Speakers for the TedX South Lake Tahoe 2018 event. Exploring a unique perspective? Pursuing extraordinary projects right here in our local community? Have a compelling story that will affect our world? Nominations are now open and we’re accepting submissions until Friday July 1st, 2018.

TEDx South Lake Tahoe - Is TONIGHT!

TEDx South Lake Tahoe - Is TONIGHT!

We strive to live by the mantra – You can’t complain about a problem unless you propose a solution to it. And this Friday September 29th the 2nd annual TEDx South Lake Tahoe event is a shining example. Are you ready? We are!!!!

Would you eat meat grown from a petri dish?

Would you eat meat grown from a petri dish?

With the world's population ever increasing technology is looking for ways to solve the problem of feeding people. One of these options is 'clean meat.' Learn how this would combat climate change AND allow people to eat meat without hurting animals. A novel concept to say the least! 

What are the keys to entrepreneurship?

What are the keys to entrepreneurship?

Are you a person that wants to take the leap into starting your own business? Are you afraid of leaving the comfort of the corporate world? Learn more about 2017 presenter Amy Wilkinson and the 6 essential skills to become a successful entrepeneur.

Should we change the lens on how we see the world?

Should we change the lens on how we see the world?

When you read, listen, or watch the news nowadays, it feels like the only things happening in the world are terrible. We go into why is that and where to find a sanctuary in the news realm that still tells a story that isn't focused on negativity but celebrating the world.