Every year we receive over 10,000 applications for 1000 available seats. The audience is curated on a broad set of criteria aimed at ensuring a rich and stimulating exchange of ideas among a diverse group of peers.

Entry by Invite

Entry by Invite only: Much like TED, the audience is a big part of the experience. TEDxGateway brings together interesting, passionate and eclectic individuals. Majority of these invitees are curated/selected to attend, but for a limited time, some attendee seats of the conference are on sale to individuals / entrepreneurs (listed below).

Passes are NOT on sale at NCPA/venue.

Sponsored Seats

Eventually what makes the audience love this conference is that they get to meet ideators from all walks of life. A limited number of sponsored admissions are available to those could not otherwise afford to attend (nonprofits, students, etc.). To request your invite, simply fill the form here :

Apply for a Sponsored Seat


The TEDxGateway team has an eclectic mix of speakers, with talks that every individual can relate to. A limited number of seats are available, so book your pass immediately!
To be a part of the audience and to experience this breathtaking event firsthand, buy your pass now by following this link!

Book Limited Passes

What’s the schedule?

TEDxGateway lasts all day, from 10am (Registration starts 2 hours prior) to 6pm. In TED spirit, all talks are 18 minutes (or less) and we show a few prerecorded TED Talks. The day is punctuated with many breaks, which is a big part of the experience. We also serve some of the finest gourmet food to our attendees and patrons.

Seats on First-come-first-serve basis.

Registrations are available online only and not at the venue.

Are you passionate about creating a better world? You’re encouraged to bring your passion to TEDxGateway 2016. All applications are reviewed. A limited number of full and partial scholarships are available.

Read Mandatory Venue & Attendee Rules here.