Frequently Asked Questions


What is TEDxPSUBerks?

TEDxPSUBerks is an independently organized TED conference held annually at Penn State Berks. It will be held on November 11th, 2018 at the Perkins Student Center.

Who can attend?

The conference is open the public—to all members of the University and Reading communities and beyond.

Who can speak?

Anyone!  We are looking for a diverse list of speakers for our stage.  Fill out an application whether you're a student, professor, or expert in your field.  You don't need to be associated with the campus to attend.

I have an idea or I know someone who has one. How can they speak?

Nominations for speakers at TEDxPSUBerks 2018 will open in July 2018, with auditions to follow thereafter. You can see a list of the last TEDxPSUBerks speakers here.

How do I get tickets?

Tickets will be available September 17th, 2018. They can be purchased through our website or through partnership packages.