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Theme: Cultivation Evolution

Victoria, BC, Canada
November 19th, 2011

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About this event

Cultivating Evolution

Actively working together on ideas to bring together community and create action.
Ideas. Community. Action.
Cultivating the evolution of Victoria and ourselves.

The purpose of this event is to cultivate and foster individuals, businesses and not-for-profit members around sharing ideas and breaking open how we all use and share the space that is Victoria – so that we might grow stronger together.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Raffi Cavoukian
    Respecting earth & child: connecting the dots
  • David Leach
    The successes (and failures) of the kibbutz movement.
  • Dave Morris
    Improviser and storyteller Dave Morris teaches you 7 steps to improvising and how they apply to life in “The Way of Improvisation.”
  • Derek Jacoby
    A hackerspace for biology
  • Garth Lenz
    A visual journey through the Alberta Tar Sands
  • Jason Guille
    Jason shares how the day-to-day application of rogue wave theory makes for a stronger, more vibrant community.
  • Jim Tanak
    Facing up to Autism: new tools for different minds
  • Alexandra Samuel
    Ten reasons to stop apologizing for your online life
  • Greg Meiklejohn
    How to move from unbridled to enlightened consumerism in one painful step
  • Sean Richardson
    Headstrong mental toughness: think differently about your world
  • Norma Cameron
    The evolution of story: cultivating narrative intelligence…stories are back with a vengeance: where’s yours?
  • Victoria Westcott
    Crowdfunding 101
  • Beth Campbell Duke
    School is a wast of time (not a typo)
  • Sandra Richardson
    Taking Directions from our Youth
  • Helen Gurney-Smith
    Shellfish as Powerful Ecosystem Indicators

Venue and Details

Victoria Conference Centre
720 Douglas Street
Victoria, BC,
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John Mardlin
Victoria, Bc, Canada

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Carol Lynne Michaels
Victoria, Canada

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Samantha Watkins
Volunteer Coordinator & Floor Manager
Darragh Grove-White
Director of Strategic Partnerships
Dylan Wilks
Lisa Preston
Stage Design Coordinator
Darren Laberee
Videography Director