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Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 — 1:44pm PDT
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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.”

TEDxVancouver 2012
Photo by Maurice Li via TEDxVancouver on Flickr

What TEDxVancouver
When Saturday, October 18, 2014
Where Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver
Tickets Available online now for $116.39 (including taxes and fees, and lunch)

TEDxVancouver Speakers

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.

TEDxVancouver 2012
Photo by Rishad Daroowala via TEDxVancouver on Flickr

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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RT to enter to win tickets to @TEDxVancouver from @Miss604

I will draw one winner at random from all entries at 5:00pm on Tuesday, October 7, 2014. View previous TEDxVancouver videos online and follow along on Twitter and Facebook for more information.

Update The winner is Jennifer Breakspear!


  1. Jath says:

    pick me PICK ME

  2. Harjinder Randhawa says:

    I would love to listen to these speakers.

  3. Ali says:

    I’d love to attend!

  4. Victoria says:

    Having a case of the fall blues – in need of some inspiration and a new perspective. Would love to attend!

  5. Jocelyn says:

    I would love to take my son. Thank you for the contest!

  6. Luc says:

    Should be an interesting conference.

  7. Haley.T says:

    I would love to win the tickets!

  8. jenny says:

    I would love to go

  9. o says:

    Would love to give this to my husband for his birthday! ๐Ÿ™‚

  10. kay says:

    awesome lineup

  11. Cindy says:

    Sounds like a great event!

  12. Laurel says:

    What an inspirational day this would be! Thx for the chance to attend!

  13. Janet Y.J. Kong says:

    This would be very inspirational!

  14. Natasha says:

    This is bound to be fantastic – would love to go!

  15. Taruna Goel says:

    This will be a super fantastic day! Would love to attend and get inspired ๐Ÿ™‚

  16. salah Dean Moussalli says:

    thank you for your great posts and always reminders of events in vancouver. I hope to win tickets to tedx vancouver

  17. Steve says:

    That would be awesome!

  18. Laura says:

    I’d love to attend!

  19. Anna says:

    I’d love to go

  20. Shawn says:

    This would be an unbelievable experience. I love TED talks.

  21. I have always wanted to go to a Ted talk!

  22. lisa says:

    My boyfriend would love to attend.

  23. Alex Kingston says:

    Love TedX !

  24. Leon says:

    I’m in!

  25. dali says:

    would love to see a ted talk

  26. Tiffany says:

    This would be amazing.

  27. Teresa K says:

    I’d love to win.

  28. Tracy says:

    Love ted talks!

  29. Greg says:

    I’d get major bonus points from the gf.

  30. Jessica says:

    Yay for TEDxVancouver!

  31. Jennifer says:

    This would be an amazing opportunity! I love TED talks and I would love to go!! ๐Ÿ™‚ Thank you!

  32. Roxanne says:

    I NEED to listen to Charles Montgomery โ€“ pretty please!

  33. Linda says:

    Love to attend this.

  34. Maria says:

    What an excellent lineup, would love to go!

  35. cathy says:

    it would be a fantastic experience — i’d love to go!

  36. Maya says:


  37. Charlene says:

    Looks like a steller line-up.

  38. Carly says:

    Would be so amazing to experience my first TedXVancouver!

  39. Isha says:

    Would love to go

  40. Sahamiss says:

    It would be a great event ๐Ÿ™‚

  41. brandon forsyth says:

    I watch a lot of the TED talks online. I would love to go see it in person.

  42. Ellie says:

    This is an incredible lineup of speakers!

  43. angela griffin says:

    i love TED talks!

  44. mike gismondi says:

    sounds great!

  45. Cathy says:

    I want to go to tedx!

  46. Branka says:

    Would love to win. Good luck everyone.

  47. Cindy Ross says:

    Yes, I would love to go!!

  48. KS says:

    A wonderful opportunity & would give me the chance to see my first TED talks, live! ๐Ÿ™‚

  49. Spencer says:

    This would be such an amazing experience!

  50. zenapproach says:

    Yes please.

  51. Grace says:

    Would love to attend TedX and learn!

  52. Monique says:

    oo I really wanna go

  53. Brittin says:

    Wow, what an awesome line up! Would love to go ๐Ÿ™‚

  54. Imran says:

    One of the best experiences for networking and getting inspired!

  55. Jennifer Breakspear says:

    I would really like to win these tickets. I mean REALLY. REALLY! Please ๐Ÿ™‚

  56. Teresa says:

    This is quite a prize and it would be a wonderful opportunity.

  57. Would be great to see those speakers ๐Ÿ™‚

  58. Peter K says:

    Would love to go!!!!!

  59. Joy says:

    The speaker lineup looks awesome, would be stoked to win the tickets! ๐Ÿ™‚

  60. Genn says:

    This would be a wonderful experience!

  61. Anne says:

    This would be a very interesting event.

  62. Vicki says:

    Would LOVE to go! Thanks for the chance!!

  63. Cindy says:

    Never been before so if picked it would be a nice thing to attend.

  64. Dilara says:

    Would love to attend!

  65. Swapnil says:

    Love TED!

  66. Maureen says:

    Hopefully an insightful event.

  67. Helen says:

    Excited about this event.

  68. Alex says:

    Pick me!

  69. Krista says:

    Looking forward to this.

  70. Ren says:

    Would love to attend and get inspired!

  71. shelaine says:

    Would be a dream!

  72. Patrick says:

    would love to see TedX!

  73. Am says:

    Would really love to hear Jay Demerit and Ned Bell!

  74. Angela says:

    Amazing event! Would love to attend. Would be helpful since I just recently started work ๐Ÿ™‚

  75. Deepak says:

    Tedx vancouver – curious to attend.

  76. Donald says:

    I always watch TED Talks on my iPhone. In person would be awesome, that would be something special!

  77. Sean says:

    Cool event. Thanks

  78. Emily H says:

    This would be amazing. Thanks for the chance!

  79. Greg says:

    I would love to go!

  80. Mary W says:

    love this chance

  81. Mark says:

    What a fantastic line-up! Would love to win tickets!

  82. lindsay says:

    yes please ๐Ÿ™‚

  83. Crystal says:

    I would love to attend! Sounds like an excellent line up of speakers.

  84. Kathleen says:

    this would be amazing!

  85. Anika says:


  86. Elaan says:

    What an amazing opportunity!

  87. Marissa says:

    I’ve always wanted to go to this event!

  88. Lorena Grande says:

    Thrilled to see TEDx at the Q.E. Would love to be in the audience with a special friend from Langley

  89. Michelle Wake says:

    Oh I would so love to go to this. Day of inspiration and learning!

  90. Lori Rozali says:

    Always wanted to attend

  91. Fiona says:

    So exciting!

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