We believe in doing things DIFFERENTLY

We stand for trying something NEW, and refusing to play it safe. 

We encourage taking RISKS, and ideas that go against the grain. 

TEDxFoggyBottom 2015 will feature talks, performances and exhibits that are rooted in our theme of:  






What started in 2011 with a few students and a big idea, TEDxFoggyBottom has quickly become one of the largest student-run TEDx events in the United States. Each year, TEDxFoggyBottom is brought to life by over 40 undergraduates at The George Washington University in Washington DC and aims to bring together some of the world’s incredible innovators, thinkers and doers to inspire and collaborate with the Foggy Bottom community. TEDxFoggyBottom attendance has more than quadrupled since its beginning, and its talks have been featured on Upworthy, as TEDx Editor's Picks, and have gathered over half a million views on YouTube to date.