Throughout the TED community, and that of the University, we can find astounding progress wherever we care to look: Research, business, politics, and environmental issues, and education are just a few of the fields in which leaps and bounds are constantly made. It’s easy to get caught up in these advancements, but it’s also important to understand the consequences, implications, and choices that arise from the. At TEDxUMN2013, we will be presenting and discussing achievements and discoveries from all corners of the university. But more importantly, we will be talking about where those discoveries will lead us, and how we should implement it. On April 20th, we invite you to join the discussion. This is where we are: So where do we go from here?