Chris Anderson

After a career in journalism and publishing, Chris Anderson became the curator of the TED Conference in 2001 and has developed it as a global platform for identifying and disseminating ideas worth spreading. His TED mantra – ‘ideas worth spreading’ – continues to blossom on an international scale, with more than one billion TED Talks viewed annually. He lives in New York City and London.Blending cutting-edge psychological research with a wealth of inspiring stories, Infectious Generosity: The Ultimate Idea Worth Spreading is a playbook for how to embark on our own generous acts. Whether giving gifts of money, time, talent, connection or kindness, Anderson teaches readers how to harness the power of the internet to have a transformative impact on the world.

Upcoming Events

Featuring Talks By:
Chris Anderson
Henry Dimbleby
Vincent Deary
Colum McCann

5 Speakers, 15 Minutes Each - March 2024

At 5x15 in March, join us for five inspiring talks on the food we eat, the generosity of ideas, the wear and tear of living, religion and radical empathy.