TEDxElPaso: A City Reimagined Recap
TEDxElPaso: A City Reimagined Recap

The El Paso Chamber (EPC) had the privilege of bringing the spirit of bright ideas to the El Paso community at TEDxElPaso on Saturday, March 5, 2022.

TEDxElPaso is an annual, freethinking conference held in El Paso. This event brings together the region’s brightest minds to spread ideas and inspire change. TEDxElPaso believes in creating an authentic TED experience, providing the region’s greatest minds with a powerful venue to share with the community.

The coordination of TEDxElPaso takes a community. Thank you to our sponsors Hunt Companies, Inc., Microsoft, El Paso Electric, Texas Gas Service, ADP, WestStar, Peter Piper Pizza, Deadbeach Brewery, Hotel Paso Del Norte, and Destination El Paso for making this event possible. A special shout out to the organizing team who made TEDxElPaso a huge success: EPC Staff, The El Paso Museum of Art, The Museum of Cultural Affairs Department (MCAD), and The City of Socorro.

Speakers at TEDxElPaso included:

• Tommy Gonzalez - City Manager, City of El Paso • Jason Ketchum – Vice President of Commercial Activities, One Gas • Dr. Kathleen Carson, DDS – Integrative Dentist • Dr. Ogechika Alozie, MD, MPH, FACP, AAHIVS – CEO, Southwest Viral Med • Dr. Ryan Wicker, Ph.D., P.E. – Professor, Mechanical Engineering and Executive Director, W.M. Keck Center • Kelly Tomblin – CEO, El Paso Electric • Jesus Alvarado – Artist & Co-Founder, Kalavera Culture Shop

Each talk will be uploaded to the El Paso Chamber and TEDxElPaso YouTube Channel upon TED approval. We encourage you to follow EPC social channels to be informed of when the videos are made live.

Interested in becoming a speaker at TEDxElPaso 2023? Apply at