TEDxBerkshires, a local, independently organized event, will bring a TED-like experience to the Berkshires by presenting talks by an eclectic group of Berkshire area residents who are also leaders in their field.

The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health, 57 Interlaken Road.

Live speakers present alongside TEDTalks video to spark discussion, connection and inspiration.

Speakers include Dr. Jennifer Michaels, Cory DeMeyers, Danielle Valenti, Margaret Keller, Matthew Dicks, Jen Salinetti, Dan Neilson, and more.

Ticket price is $45 pre-event, $50 at the door.

For more information about the program, speakers, and tickets, visit www.TEDxBerkshires.com.