TED 2011 Conference Kicks Off: How To Get The Latest Updates

The 2011 TED conference, which brings together billionaires and bloggers, neuroscientists and artists, luminaries and less-well-known innovators, kicked off Monday in Long Beach, California.

The theme for this year's week-long conference is "the rediscovery of wonder" and includes a distinguished and varied line-up of speakers. There's papercutter artist Beatrice Coron, tech pioneer and philanthropist Bill Gates, "Wrongologist" Kathryn Schulz, director Julie Taymor, and former Afghanistan commander Stanley McChrystal.

HuffPostTech is in Long Beach and will be blogging, interviewing, and live-tweeting from TED 2011. Follow @bbosker on Twitter for live updates from TED, or check back here, where we'll be compiling the latest news from TED 2011.

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