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Published June 21, 2012, 09:53 PM

TedX event draws brings a crowd to downtown Fargo

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) -- Interesting Ideas, inspiring stories, and action is being heard in Fargo today.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) -- Interesting Ideas, inspiring stories, and action is being heard in Fargo today.

The second TED-X event made it's way to the city, to connect people with projects in technology, entertainment, and design.

Tickets for the event sold out in just 9 minutes. People listened to music, watched videos, and listened to guest speakers.

TED-X is meant to connect people across the world, and bring voices to people who otherwise wouldn't be heard.

Organizer for the event Susan Mathison, says, "We showcase wonderful people and wonderful stories, people who have great ideas that are really worth sharing and spreading. We hope that it will actually kind of inspire people to take action and maybe even make the world a better place."

There are 4,000 TED-X groups around the world. A video from today's event will be posted on TedXFargo.com in July.

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