Discover our 2016 theme: Symbols + Signals

relaunch - blog post 1Looking back in history, communication prevailed well before alphabets and language were employed. The oldest and most common forms of communication, of which are still commonly used, are those of symbols and signals. Transcending the barriers of language, symbols and pictograms are visually understood, whereas signals and intuitions are perceived and expressed with an openness for personal interpretation. Symbols drive you to wonder, while signals lead you to wander.Introducing the official symbols and signals of TEDxToronto 2016: A collection that represents our five stages of ideas worth spreading:relaunch blog post explainJourney with us as we explore our city’s big ideas through the lens of our collective symbols and signals – and as we encourage one another to STOP, LISTEN, THINK, SHARE and ACT.

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