Social Media has become one of the main ways in which events are being promoted. Live Blogging and live tweeting has become an indispensable part of events. Being a community driven event, TEDx events always have a large group of people who are active on Social Media sharing their bit to promote the event. TEDx Chennai 2010 also had a very strong team comprising of Bloggers, Tweeters and Photographers. More than 15,000 photos were taken by the official photographers and close 10,000 words were written by the live bloggers and Twitters. #TEDxChennai was trending on Twitter throughout the day.
TEDxChennai 2012 will also have live blogging, Tweeting and FB updation happening. Apart from these activities, there will be Live-Tooning ( doing cartooning live) and mind mapping also. The team is all set take over the Social Media space.