Registration for the second annual TEDxHarrisburg event is now open.

The event will take place on Sunday October 15th, 2017 at the Harrisburg Midtown Arts Center from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. for a day of dialogue around the theme EVOLVE.


Registration is $75 and includes:

  • General Admission Seat
  • Pre-event Coffee Bar
  • Catered Lunch
  • Snacks and beverages at all breaks
  • Access to the afterparty with drinks & appetizers


TEDxHarrisburg will feature a diverse lineup of 12 speakers presenting a wide range of topics.


Speakers and topics include:


Linda Beck – Fact Checking in a Fast-Paced, Technically-Driven World

Ashley Bucher – Using Your Own Story to Build Resiliency in Your Community

Nathan Eckel   Armed with Empathy: Manage Problems, Lead People

Joshua Harris – Strong Enough to be Wrong

Joyce Hunter – Agriculture is More Than Beverly Hillbillies & Green Acres

Treff LaPlante – Survive

Glenn Mitchell – Medicine’s Big Leap is Here

Steven Peterman – The Evolution of Creative Projects

Donald Pollard – Driving Change from Within

Alan Todd – The Age of Superintelligence. How Tomorrow’s Leaders Blend Humans and Machines Into Smart Networks.

Curtis Voelker – Evolve Through Adversity

Bob Welsh – The Cross The Street Kids


Follow along on Facebook and Instagram to learn more about the speakers and their talks.


Sunday, October 15, 2017






Harrisburg Midtown Arts Center