The Aftermath of ChaosLarge tree with bare branches rooted in the middle of a park

Chaos means something different for everyone. Growing up as a water baby by the Gulf of Mexico in Panama City, Florida, I was enveloped in chaos from a young age. For me, a hurricane comes to mind. The apocalyptic mindset of locals scrambling to load up on gallons of water from the local Walmart; seeing […]

TEDxAsburyPark Behind the Scenes: Speaker Team Lead Christine BurkeChristine Burke welcomes the audience at the start of the first Live Audition on December 12, 2018.

On Thursday, January 31, the TEDxAsburyPark team will host its second Live Audition on the topic of CHAOS, its theme for this year. The January event is a lead-up to the  2019 TEDxAsburyPark main event, which will take place on Saturday, May 18th.  This  seventh annual TEDx event will showcase local and far-flung speakers who […]

TEDxAsburyPark Announces Live Audition for Aspiring CHAOS SpeakersTEDxAsburyPark Announces Live Audition for Aspiring CHAOS Speakers

CHAOS: The void, the unknown, the absurd, the mess, the mystery. The only consistency is inconsistency. ASBURY PARK, N.J.—TEDxAsburyPark, one of the largest and highest-rated TEDx conferences on the East Coast, is pleased to announce the first of two Live Auditions for its 2019 event. The CHAOS Live Audition #1 will be held on November […]

Lessons Learned from the Making of TEDxRanneyLessons Learned from the Making of TEDxRanney

As the summer comes to a close, textbooks and extra curriculars creep back into everyone’s mind. Sometimes learning new things can be difficult as well as exciting. Sifting through tough learning experiences to become a better person is at the core of evolving as a human. Through CHAOS comes clarity. Learning experiences can oftentimes seem […]

TEDxAsburyPark Announces Call for Speakers for “CHAOS”TEDxAsburyPark Announces Call for Speakers for “CHAOS”

ASBURY PARK, N.J.—Oct. 2, 2018—TEDxAsburyPark, one of the largest and highest-rated TEDx conferences on the East Coast, today announced its call for speakers for its 2019 event. Themed “CHAOS,” the event will be held on May 18, 2019 at the Paramount Theatre on the Asbury Park Boardwalk. Individuals interested in speaking or performing at CHAOS […]

TEDxAsburyPark Supports Their Volunteers

This Saturday, May 19th, the TEDxAsburyPark team of dedicated volunteers showcase their efforts to educate and entertain Monmouth County. TEDxAsburyPark exhibits over 25 local speakers, entertainers, and artists with extraordinary insights to share in this year’s conference PASSION. The exceptional volunteers and sponsors who generously donate their support in various ways enhance and execute this […]

Peter Gray Presents an Unconventional Take on Play and Learning

“Children can educate themselves very effectively, when given the opportunity,” says Peter Gray. A research professor of psychology at Boston College and the president of the Alliance for Self-Directed Education, his work focuses on the role of play in human evolution and development. Peter’s interest in how children learn arose 35 years ago, when his […]

Ming Chen’s A Shared Universe Podcast Features TEDxAsburyPark Series

If you’re a big fan of comic books or superheroes, then you’ve probably caught a few episodes of Comic Book Men on AMC. The show is filmed in Kevin Smith’s comic book mecca, The Secret Stash, located in Red Bank, NJ. Two of the shows stars, Ming Chen and Michael Zapcic, run a podcast where […]

Don’t Be A Spectator – Chris Powell

What are some things that come to mind when you hear the word passion? Drive, hard work, or determination? Some people know what their passion is early–in their formative years, while others hit 50 and are still clueless. Still trying to find the one thing that drives you? Chief Marketing Officer of Commvault Chris Powell […]

Wear Your Passion

Looking for an easy, stylish, and affordable way to support TEDxAsbury Park? For the first time in 6 years, TEDxAsburyPark is selling limited edition t-shirts! At just $20, each shirt includes a donation that will help to keep our future open mic nights and open rehearsals free to the community. The white shirt is 100% […]