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Who should attend TEDxYYC?

Who should attend TEDxYYC?

Those who have never attended TEDxYYC may wonder, who is this event really for? Who should be attending this event? And more importantly, who should be coming along with them? After all, the concept that drives the whole TED concept is “ideas worth spreading” so don’t...

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Why partner with TEDxYYC 2019 for our 10th anniversary event?

Why partner with TEDxYYC 2019 for our 10th anniversary event?

This year’s TEDxYYC event will feature a collection of inspiring speakers and performers at the Jack Singer Concert Hall at Arts Commons on Saturday, June 15, 2019. This year is our tenth-anniversary event, and could be the perfect opportunity for your company or...

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TEDxYYC 2019 Event Theme Announcement:  You Are Here

TEDxYYC 2019 Event Theme Announcement: You Are Here

You’ve made it here, but where are you? Context is everything. Join us for a celebration of our place and time at TEDxYYC 2019 in Calgary on Saturday, June 15, 2019. We’re excited to return to the Jack Singer Concert Hall stage for our tenth annual event. Watch this...

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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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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 2018 Student + Speaker Breakfast Winners!

TEDxYYC 2018 Student + Speaker Breakfast Winners!

One truly inspiring element of TEDxYYC is the Student + Speaker Breakfast. We are so pleased to be able to welcome students to take part in this memorable opportunity! This is the 3rd annual Student + Speaker Breakfast, and it will take place at Hotel Arts on the...

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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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