TEDxVancouver, an independently organized TED-style event, returns this year to the Queen Elizabeth Theatre with a diverse lineup of local speakers on October 18th. The theme for this year’s event is TILT: “TILT is about exploring and conquering these illusions in order to unleash potential. Attendees can expect an inspiring, thought-provoking program designed to awaken curiosity and shift perspectives.”
Confirmed speakers so far include:
Jeff Mudgett, author of Bloodstains; Dr. Terry Pearson, professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology at UBC; Coleen Christie, CTV News anchor; Chip Wilson, founder and former chairman of Lululemon; Peter Gregson, award winning cellist; Dr. Jennifer Gardy, Senior Scientist and Nature of Things guest host; Jessica O’Reilly Sexologist, author, TV host; Jay DeMerit retired Whitecaps FC captain, entrepreneur; Treana Peake, designer and founder of Obakki; Victor Chan, writer and co-founder of the Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Education; Charles Montgomery, author and urban experimentalist.
Win Tickets to TEDxVancouver
If you would like to attend this inspirational day of stories, networking, and experiences I have a pair of tickets to give away courtesy of TEDxVancouver. Here’s how you can enter to win your way in:
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Update The winner is Jennifer Breakspear!