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Fulfill Your TEDx Dreams!

Are you ready to step onto the prestigious TEDx stage and share your ideas worth spreading with the world?  Join TEDx Propel, an immersive 3-month virtual group coaching program designed to equip you with the skills, confidence and insider knowledge essential for crafting an unforgettable TEDx talk. You'll learn how to:

  • Set yourself apart amidst the sea of applications 

  • Craft a talk that amplifies your voice

  • Deliver your message with confidence

Program Overview

TEDx Propel is a 3-month group coaching program meticulously designed to help you demystify the TEDx process and accelerate your journey to TEDx success! From securing the first TEDx she applied for to guiding clients toward successful TEDx applications and crafting talks that captivate audiences worldwide, Shannon draws upon her firsthand TEDx journey and expertise to empower you in achieving your aspirations.

TEDx Propel navigates you through the complete TEDx journey, from ideation to application to owning the spotlight!


Learn where and how to search for TEDx events, what to look for, and how to strategically apply, starting with local opportunities.

Finding Your TEDx


Master the art of aligning your talk with the TEDx theme, structuring your content for maximum impact, and delivering a compelling message that resonates with your audience.

crafting your talk

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Explore effective verbal and nonverbal delivery strategies, leverage visual aids and hone your storytelling skills to captivate and inspire your audience.

Plus, engage in group Q&A sessions, receive a personalized application review, and benefit from a one-one-one content review to ensure your talk hits all the right notes.​


Don't miss this exclusive opportunity to join the TEDx Propel group coaching program and take your speaking skills to new heights. Spaces are limited to ensure all participants receive personalized attention and support. Reserve your spot today and embark on a transformational journey toward TEDx success!

TEDx Propel is an independent program and is not associated with or endorsed by TED Conferences, LLC. TEDx events are independent events, locally organized by volunteers. 

What you get

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Dive deep into the art of TEDx speaking with ten 90-minute virtual group coaching sessions (15 hours). Each session combines insightful instruction with lively discussions and valuable Q&A sessions to address all your burning questions. Groups are kept small so you receive personalized attention to ensure your success!

Group sessions

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Receive personalized guidance tailored to your specific goals and challenges during two 30-minute 1-on-1 coaching sessions - an application review and a content review. During these sessions, Shannon will provide invaluable feedback and support to help you nail your application, and refine your talk and delivery.

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recorded sessions

Can't make it to a live session? No worries! All sessions will be recorded and available for you to access anytime, anywhere, ensuring you never miss a moment of learning. You'll also be able to rewatch a sessions to review content and make note of important information.


You'll receive a digital copy of Shannon's comprehensive TEDx Guide & Workbook, designed to streamline your journey from start to finish.



Join a vibrant community forum to connect with fellow participants and exchange insights and ideas.


But that's not all! As a special bonus, participants will enjoy discounted rates on additional one-on-one sessions for six months following program completion, ensuring ongoing support as you continue to refine your speaking skills.

Ready to shine on the TEDx stage? Enroll now!

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SESSIONS 11 & 12

Review, Refinement & Final Touches

In the pivotal time before you apply for your talk, benefit from two 30-minute personalized one-on-one sessions with Shannon, where you'll receive invaluable feedback to refine your content and application. Having put in the groundwork, now is the time to elevate your talk and application to the highest standard. Fine-tune every aspect in this final round of reviews, ensuring readiness for submission to your chosen TEDx Conferences and setting the stage for TEDx excellence!

Although designated for weeks 11 and 12 of the Program, these reviews are flexible to accommodate your individual needs. Whether you're targeting an earlier application deadline or simply seeking an early start, these sessions are tailored to your timeline, ensuring maximum impact whenever you need them.

Participants will be provided with a link to Shannon's calendar, allowing them to easily schedule their sessions at their convenience.

Are you ready to take the TEDx Stage? Pre-Register to express your interest in participating in the TEDx Propel Program and you'll be the first to know when registration opens!

Lock in these savings before they're gone.


program price: $2,850
your investment: $2,350

Pay in full or in three monthly payments of $800. 

You pay nothing now. Pre-registering adds you to the list for the next cohort. You will not be obligated to join the Program. 

Meet the Facilitator

Malkin Daniels

Shannon is a communication nerd, TEDx speaker, international author and entrepreneur who views obstacles as opportunities and believes anything is possible with the right combination of creativity, hard work and perseverance. Applying this mindset has enabled Shannon to develop innovative solutions and stand out as a leader. In 2018, she drew upon her communication expertise to found encaptiv, an award-winning audience engagement and conversion platform for virtual, hybrid and in-person presentations and events. Shannon holds a master’s in interpersonal communication from the University of Central Florida, has served on the faculty at Columbia University and Iona College, and has been coaching executives, professionals, entrepreneurs and students on effective communication and public speaking skills for a decade. Among her many accomplishments, Shannon has helped clients land, develop and deliver TEDx talks - including one that became a viral phenomenon that turned into a book deal; successfully navigate Shark Tank auditions to get to filming; transform authors' words into impactful keynotes that launched their books...and more! Shannon is the Co-Founder of SOW Victory Fest, a global event that celebrates, elevates and empowers women; and Co-Founder of Stamford Innovation Week, a week-long festival and conference celebrating innovation, entrepreneurship and technology. Her book, Water Yourself, has been read in 10 countries and the second edition was released in April 2023.

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