Owned by the Sapling Foundation since 2001; started in 1984 as a conference where technology, entertainment and design converged
The years 2001–2006 saw three major additions to the TED family: a sister conference, TEDGlobal, held in locations around the world; the TED... more »

U.S. Campaign Contributions since 1990 - learn more

Federal campaign contributions by people with positions at TED

Politicians and Organizations Supported

Top donors

About the data

This data is compiled using OpenSecrets bulk data downloads. LittleSis analysts match federal campaign contributions given by individuals in our database using the donation matching tool.

Individual profile pages show giving information for the individual profiled; org pages show an aggregate analysis of giving information for individuals with positions or memberships at those orgs. Note that this information may differ substantially from data found at InfluenceExplorer or OpenSecrets, because it only includes donations for individuals in our database who have been donor-matched by an analyst.