During times like these COMMUNITY is important!

TEDxChulaVista is joining the many other TEDx events and focusing on supporting the local community in this time of need.

Stay Connected • Stay Informed• Stay Inside!


TEDxChulaVista 2020 Event Postponed

Thank you for the emails and messages regarding TEDxChulaVsita. We are moved by your concerns. Since 2018 the TEDx team has committed itself to bringing a “global brand to a local community.” January 1 we announced TEDxChulaVista was back! The proposed date was May 16 . Due to recent events, the TEDx Team as decided to postpone the event. So what do we do next? We focus on community! Over the next couple weeks we will be shifting our focus to provide support. This site will serve as the hub for TEDxChulaVista.

We encourage you to Stay Connected, Stay Informed, Stay Inside!

TEDxChulaVista Talks:

2019 TALKS

2018 TALKS

TED Connects

TED Connects is a live, daily conversation series featuring experts whose ideas can help us reflect and work through this coronavirus pandemic with a sense of responsibility, compassion and wisdom.

How we must respond to the coronavirus pandemic | Bill Gates

Philanthropist and Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates offers insights into the COVID-19 pandemic, discussing why testing and self-isolation are essential, which medical advancements show promise and what it will take for the world to endure this crisis. (This virtual conversation is part of the TED Connects series, hosted by head of TED Chris Anderson and current affairs curator Whitney Pennington Rodgers. Recorded March 24, 2020)

Susan David | Psychologist studying emotional agility

“Life’s beauty is inseparable from its fragility,” says psychologist Susan David. In a special virtual conversation, she shares wisdom on how to build resilience, courage and joy in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.

Gary Liu | CEO of the South China Morning Post

From Hong Kong, South China Morning Post CEO Gary Liu tracks China’s response to the coronavirus pandemic — from the initial outbreak in Wuhan to the shutdown of Hubei province and the containment measures taken across its major cities

TEDxChulaVista: Projects & Resources


Join us online as we revisit IDEAS from TEDxChulaVista Alumni Speakers

TED Connects

A live, daily conversation series featuring experts whose ideas can help us reflect and work through this coronavirus pandemic


TED’s youth and education initiative aims to spark and celebrate the ideas and knowledge-sharing of teachers and students around the world.


Local students will give TED Talks online.


Go on the Journey of a TEDx Speaker from Ideations to presentation.


Explore the Development of the ideas of the 2020 TEDxChulaVista speakers

Let’s Stay Connected

During this time we want to make sure that Chula Vista stays strong!

Stay Connected • Stay Informed• Stay Inside!

An idea is anything that can change how people see the world. If you can conjure up a compelling idea in people’s minds, you have done something wondrous. You have given them a gift of incalculable value. In a very real sense, a little piece of you has become part of them.”

Chris J. Anderson – HEAD OF TED