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Speaker Nominations Close in 1 Week!

I can’t tell you how many times last year I heard someone say to me “you should’ve had so-and-so be a speaker!” My response was as it is today: If you think we should have someone on the stage, tell us about them. Please don’t assume that we are going to magically know who to […]

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Call for Designers for TEDxMcAllen 2016 Logo & Branding

Proposals are being accepted through April 15th to create the logo and branding for TEDxMcAllen 2016. McAllen, TX: The TEDxMcAllen 2016 event board would like to invite all members of the graphic design and visual arts community to respond to the open Request for Proposals (RFP) for Logo and Branding of the TEDxMcAllen 2016 event. Proposals […]

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TEDxMcAllen 2016 Speaker Nominations are NOW OPEN!

Happy New Year fellow Valleyites! We are pleased to announce that our 2016 speaker nomination period is now open! You are free to nominate yourself or others to be on  stage at this amazing event. Last year the ideas that we shared were tremendously received and amplified throughout the community getting our speakers book deals, keynote […]

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More TEDxMcAllen 2015 Videos Now Online!!

Great news! More videos are available online!! Cue em up and get ready to hear some fantastic ideas! Birth of a child, birth of a community | Deborah Tomai The Great Pretenders | Fabian Moreno Border Stories | Franciso Guajardo You Are What You Think | Milton Gonzalez Embracing fear, abandoning comfort | Norm Sands

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TEDxMcAllen Videos Coming Online Now!

We are very proud to announce that the videos from TEDxMcAllen 2015 are now coming online! We will be updating this page and our site as they become available. For now, please take a moment to enjoy and share these talks! Amalia Ortiz: Scaling Walls With Words   Arturo Castañeda: Creating Your Own Label Sergio […]

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TEDxMcAllen 2015: We’ve Broken Our Border!

An enormous thank you to everyone seems almost trivial. We have successfully broken our own border of providing the first full-day TEDxMcAllen program! If you were in attendance, the feeling that you had after the day was completed was incredible. I want to personally thank all of our board, our production crew, our speakers, and […]

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One Month Out and Looking Great!

Today marks the 1-month out mark on our calendars. We started this process in January of this year, began actively planning it in May/June, and now we are 30 days out! Just about everything is on schedule, tickets are are done, and the show is around the corner! It has been a great process for […]

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Speaker Spotlight: Nydia Tapia-Gonzales

Speaker Spotlight: Nydia Tapia-Gonzales A freelance writer, blogger and tourism professional, Nydia has been working in tourism for over twenty-four years. In 2014, Nydia took her passion for architecture and mid-century modern design to a new level when she founded RGVMOD.com.  Through RGVMOD.com she works to provide resources to those looking to preserve our mid-century […]

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