We're extremely excited to announce that Calgary-based Kali Taylor has been added to our growing list of amazing speakers for our event on May 25th at the TELUS Spark Science Centre. Kali developed a passion for community building at a young age. Raised in a small town,...

Kirk Sorensen is a founder of Flibe Energy and currently serves as President and Chief Technical Officer in Huntsville, Alabama. He's an advocate for nuclear energy based on thorium and liquid-fluoride fuels. For five years he has authored the blog Energy from Thorium and helped grow...

David is the founder of Engineers Without Borders Calgary (EWB). After building the organization in Calgary and taking it across the globe to India, David spent four years building EWB’s overseas programs as the Director of Southern African Programs. In this role, David consulted for dozens of African based companies, non-profits...

At TEDxYYC 2010 one of our most impressive speakers was Eden Full, a 17 year-old Calgarian who had invented a low-cost solar tracking system to be deployed in developing countries. We were blown away by her enthusiasm, drive and selflessness in trying to improve the...

Our first batch of speakers have been released, and we’re ready to get the ball rolling for 2012! The director of the largest performing arts centre in Europe, a local doctor whose groundbreaking technology could make life easier for diabetics worldwide, and a beloved folk singer...

It’s Groundhog day, so in honour of Bill Murray and ushering in an early spring, we’ll be announcing our first three speakers for TEDxYYC 2012 today. As we’re gearing up for May’s event, we’re thrilled to share that speakers from TEDxYYC 2011 have been garnering some...