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2018 Event

Live from TEDxYYC 2018:  Part 2 of 2

Live from TEDxYYC 2018: Part 2 of 2

Welcome to TEDxYYC 2018! And we're back for the second session, live from TEDxYYC 2018! You can read Part 1 of 2 here. Attendees enjoyed a short break to enjoy the lobby activations and enjoy the refreshments supplied by our partners. Session 2 Speakers and Performers...

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Live from TEDxYYC 2018: Part 1 of 2

Live from TEDxYYC 2018: Part 1 of 2

Welcome to TEDxYYC 2018! What an exciting day! We kicked off the day with the Student & Speaker Breakfast at Hotel Arts, giving students the chance to meet and chat one on one with this year's speakers. They had a rare opportunity to learn more about the speakers'...

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6 Ways to Prepare & Get the Most Out of TEDxYYC

6 Ways to Prepare & Get the Most Out of TEDxYYC

Whether this will be your first or your fifth TEDx event, we want to make sure that you get the most out of TEDxYYC on June 22nd. If you haven’t gotten your tickets yet, don’t worry! There’s still time to buy yours – click here now for TEDxYYC tickets. One you have...

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TEDxYYC 2018 Behind the Scenes:  After Party

TEDxYYC 2018 Behind the Scenes: After Party

The 9th annual TEDxYYC event is bringing you something new, and it's a special opportunity not to be missed. We're hosting an After Party that will absolutely complete your TEDxYYC experience! This year, after the speakers and performers have finished on the TEDxYYC...

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TEDxYYC Behind the Scenes Performance Interview:  HYMM

TEDxYYC Behind the Scenes Performance Interview: HYMM

We are so pleased to welcome HYMM to TEDxYYC 2018, and can’t wait to see them perform live on stage at TEDxYYC 2018! We recently caught up with Bijan Maysami to chat about this year’s event, for a behind the scenes look at what we can expect when they join us in June....

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TEDxYYC Speaker Highlight:  David Moscrop

TEDxYYC Speaker Highlight: David Moscrop

David Moscrop is a political theorist and postdoctoral fellow in the Scholarly Communications Lab at Simon Fraser University. He studies information flows in the digital public sphere and democratic decision making. He completed his PhD in political science at the University of British Columbia in spring 2017.

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What’s the deal with the Student & Speaker Breakfast?

What’s the deal with the Student & Speaker Breakfast?

GUEST BLOG: Student & Speaker Breakfast Team   TEDxYYC is jam-packed with unique experiences. Last year, patrons could walk around the Jack Singer lobby to see some of the coolest technology out there like a VR machine ready for use, and a bright red Tesla....

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TEDxYYC 2018 Speaker Highlight:  Farima Berenji

TEDxYYC 2018 Speaker Highlight: Farima Berenji

Farima Berenji:  A rich history of dance Farima Berenji is an internationally acclaimed performing artist with a lifelong passion for dance and its ability to bring beauty and spirituality into our lives. A passionate teacher, performer, dance ethnologist and...

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What to Expect When You’re Expecting…. To Attend TEDxYYC

What to Expect When You’re Expecting…. To Attend TEDxYYC

If you’ve been to a TED or TEDx event before, you’ll know it’s not your average conference. If you’ve never been, we wanted to give you an idea of what to expect on June 22nd. If you've found yourself wondering what to expect at TEDxYYC, start here. Expect to: Arrive...

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TEDxYYC Speaker Lookback:  Diversity of Inspiration

TEDxYYC Speaker Lookback: Diversity of Inspiration

TEDxYYC has spent eight years bringing some of the brightest and best minds to Calgary, and 2018 will continue our legacy of inspiration! We know people love to attend TEDxYYC to fuel new ideas and ignite new levels of creativity and collaboration, and we’ll be ready....

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