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Final Details for TEDxYYC Attendees! (aka: How to Get In)

It's finally here! TEDxYYC is this Friday, April 1st. We're excited to see everyone! To make your lives easy, here are the final details; everything you'll need to know to get in the door and more... When does it start? Registration starts at 11:00am (Doors open at...

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TEDxYYC: Your Face Here (and call for support)

TEDxYYC isn’t just about what our speakers are telling you – it’s about how Calgarians can see their future. To find out what you think can shape Calgary, we’ll be taking an instant photo of you! It’s simple, really. On Friday, our committee members will be walking...

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Feedback Wanted! What TED Videos Should Play at TEDxYYC?

We've decided that for TEDxYYC on April 1st, we're asking you - our community - to help us pick the three TED.com videos. 8  million people visit TED.com every month to be inspired and we assume you're one of them.  So we want to know - what talks to do you keep going...

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Keeping Tabs on Kris Krug

Our friend kris Krug, who was set to speak at TEDxYYC on April 1 has had a change of plans. As previously mentioned, he's been given a remarkable opportunity to participate in Midway, a feature film in production this year in the middle of the Pacific. He and the crew...

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TEDxYYC Speaker Update – See Who’s Speaking on April 1

We're excited and sad that Kris Krug can no longer speak at TEDxYYC. Kris has been offered the opportunity of a lifetime to work on a documentary in the South Pacific and sends his regrets. Congrats, Kris! It just goes to show how amazing you are. If you don't already...

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TEDxYYC Live Streaming and Public After Party!

Once again, we'd like to thank everyone who took the time to apply to attend - and those who were accepted and purchased tickets. We have something for everyone though, so keep reading. Although we have to limit attendance, TEDxYYC is a community celebration and we...

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TEDxYYC 2011 – We are a Community

When we first began the journey of pulling together a TEDxYYC for 2011, we decided the first order of business was to tackle the theme.  Our experience with TEDxYYC 2010 made us quite close, so it’s no surprise that in one united breath, the entire group said...

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TEDxYYC | Forward Motion | April 1, 2011

Just in time for Christmas, we are excited to announce that TEDxYYC 2011 will be held at The Grand Theatre on April 1.  The beautiful and historic multi-purpose arts space is a perfect fit for TEDxYYC and we look forward to working with the Grand's team. Connect with...

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TEDxYYC Talks on YouTube

All of the talks from TEDxYYC have now been uploaded to the TEDx YouTube channel and embedded below. Thanks to BnetTV.com and to Gordon McDowell for the multiple angle recording at the event and for the video editing. Feel free to pass on the videos and start some...

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Thank You, Thank You, Thank You

Thanks again to everyone who participated in TEDxYYC on Friday! We had 100 people in attendance and over 700 people watching the live stream. Of course we couldn't have done it without our amazing sponsors. A special thanks goes out to 6 Degrees, artsScene, Business...

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