Information About Nominating a Speaker


Speakers for TEDxYouth@Clarkston 2016 have already been selected. Please visit the Speakers page to learn more about them!

A speaker must:

  • Attend a high school in Oakland County
  • Be willing to give a 10-12 minute TED talk
  • Be in the Class of 2016 or Class of 2017

The theme of this year’s TEDxYouth@Clarkston is Human Impact.

Each chosen speaker will have the opportunity to speak about anything revolving around that topic. Ideas for the 2016 TEDxYouth@Clarkston event included but were not limited to:

  • Environmental impacts
  • Human innovations
  • Language
  • Religious knowledge systems 
  • Media

Support and workshops to develop their ‘TED Talk’ will be provided up until the event.



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