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This event occurred on
April 4, 2011
7:00pm - 10:30pm PDT
(UTC -7hrs)
Courtenay, BC

TEDxComoxValley is all about spreading ideas! Featuring an eclectic mix of speakers, TEDxComoxValley will stimulate your interests and spark your imagination.

Doors open at 6:45 pm and the event starts at 7 pm sharp!

Stan Hagen Theatre
2300 Ryan Road
Courtenay, BC, V9N8N6
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Bruce Muir

Bruce happens to be the only "existential analyst" on Vancouver Island, and will be giving a short talk about this fascinating subject. Bruce is a registered social worker who practices in Courtenay.

Tom Dishlevoy

Tom is a local architect who regularly shares his passions for sustainability and world class design. Tom will be presenting a comparison between the "Living City Challenge" competition entry a local group of professionals developed voluntarily with the recently legislated "Regional Growth Strategy" created by local governments.

Beth Campbell Duke

Is an experienced, talented, and sensitive educator and marketer, Beth is adept at pinpointing the strengths of her clients and showing them how to translate their strengths into success. Beth will be presenting a "personal-brandifesto"!

William Strachan

A North Island College alumni, Billy is currently a Rotary District 5020 Ambassadorial Scholar completing a Masters of Business Administration at the University of the South Pacific in Suva, Fiji. Billy will be talking about experiences he has had travelling the world that have brought him only questions, and no answers.

Organizing team


Courtenay B.c., Canada
  • Andrew Gower
    Tech services and sound
  • Tree Murdock
    stage host
  • Andy Eadie
    the other tech guy
  • Sara Turner
    crowd management