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TEDxYYC: REIMAGINE

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· Sessions
Fireside Breakfast with Dr. Evelyn Forget for the Enough for All community
For the Enough for All Community a unique opportunity to connect with Dr. Evelyn Forget and Lee Stevens as they look at the past year and reimagine the future of Basic Income in our community.
Evelyn Forget
2021-06-24T08:30:00Z 2021-06-24T09:30:00Z America/Denver Fireside+Breakfast+with+Dr.+Evelyn+Forget+for+the+Enough+for+All+community https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Pre Show - TEDxYYC Student Pitch Competition
Join us at 10am to watch student presentations on what REIMAGINE means to them! Up to 5 students will compete and demonstrate how innovative, passionate, and creative they are about our future.
2021-06-24T10:00:00Z 2021-06-24T11:00:00Z America/Denver Pre+Show+-+TEDxYYC+Student+Pitch+Competition https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Talk Session 1: Reimagine our City
Reed Ferber: "REIMAGINING WEARABLE DATA OWNERSHIP", Sean Crump: "REIMAGINING UNIVERSAL ACCESS AND INCLUSION", Performance by ANGIE C & JANE, and Celia Lee: "REIMAGINING PUBLIC SPACES"
Reed Ferber Celia Lee Sean Crump
2021-06-24T11:00:00Z 2021-06-24T12:00:00Z America/Denver Talk+Session+1%3A+Reimagine+our+City https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Cooking Vegetarian in the Big Easy with Chef Joey
Imagine sitting in a cafe on Bourbon Street in New Orleans, sipping a Hurricane and enjoying a juicy Cajun Vegetarian Burger and a basket of Potato Wedges with a Creole Sauce. Chef Joey will teach you how to layer flavours as you cook. With some pre-class prep done before class, we’ll have time to focus on this flavour-packed vegetarian patty! Non-vegetarians will love it too. We’ll share all the resources you’ll need to follow along or simply sit back, enjoy a few laughs and learn a few tricks. Find the ingredients here to cook along at home!
2021-06-24T12:00:00Z 2021-06-24T12:45:00Z America/Denver Cooking+Vegetarian+in+the+Big+Easy+with+Chef+Joey https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Bollywood Dance Workshops with Madhuban Performing Arts
COVID-19 Dance (Bollywood) Workshop: Madhuban is re-imagining a regular dance workshop with a COVID-19 twist. Inspired by our collective experiences with the pandemic and lockdowns, this dance tutorial will give you some quirky ways to learn and retain the choreography. Beat virtual exhaustion, get up on your feet to groove with us and we dare you not to laugh!
2021-06-24T12:00:00Z 2021-06-24T12:45:00Z America/Denver Bollywood+Dance+Workshops+with+Madhuban+Performing+Arts https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Improve your communication and listening skills with Talk2morepeople
Session 1: Improve Communication Skills with Play! Join this interactive session to experience how curiosity and play can help you become a stronger communicator. Expect to meet new people as you will be put into groups to practice what you learn, or simply to have a great conversation. -At 12:00 PM
2021-06-24T12:00:00Z 2021-06-24T12:45:00Z America/Denver Improve+your+communication+and+listening+skills+with+Talk2morepeople https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Bridging the Gap with Whiley Eaglespeaker
Join Whiley for a first person account of stories from the time of Treaty signings through to Residential School survivors and the impact of #215children.
2021-06-24T12:00:00Z 2021-06-24T12:45:00Z America/Denver Bridging+the+Gap+with+Whiley+Eaglespeaker https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Desk Yoga with Janelle Snow
Join Janelle Snow for a virtual yoga session. No yoga mat or change of clothes will be required, as Janelle will lead you through mindfulness breath work, while relieving neck and shoulder tension.
2021-06-24T12:00:00Z 2021-06-24T12:45:00Z America/Denver Desk+Yoga+with+Janelle+Snow https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Speaker Q&A Session
2021-06-24T12:00:00Z 2021-06-24T12:45:00Z America/Denver Speaker+Q%26A+Session https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Talk Session 2: Reimagine Society
Janine Rogan: "REIMAGINING FINANCE FOR MILLENIALS"; Sunand Kannapan and Mehul Gupta: "REIMAGINING SCIENTIFIC LITERACY"; Michael Kehler: "REIMAGINING MASCULINITY"; Evelyn Forget: "REIMAGINING BASIC INCOME"
Michael Kehler Evelyn Forget Sunand Kannappan Mehul Gupta Janine Rogan
2021-06-24T12:45:00Z 2021-06-24T13:45:00Z America/Denver Talk+Session+2%3A+Reimagine+Society https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Resilience, Healing and Renewal -The Indigenous Experience with Autumn Eaglespeaker
Highlighting Autumn’s families matriarchal generational experiences as Blackfoot women, overcoming intergenerational traumas interrelated to the Canadian and US experience and resiliency and healing through love and family. Autumn will weave these experiences and a path forward towards healing and reconciliation.
2021-06-24T13:45:00Z 2021-06-24T14:30:00Z America/Denver Resilience%2C+Healing+and+Renewal+-The+Indigenous+Experience+with+Autumn+Eaglespeaker https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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One Person, Many Lives with with Farrah Nuff from HireHeels
We all love life and love to hate it all the time, now imagine you are living several all with different needs and wants and expectations of you. Listen to the layers of an entertainer, coach, educator...and more talk about the need to adapt to their surroundings, and why drag was the key to figuring it all out. There was a day that everything made more sense.
2021-06-24T13:45:00Z 2021-06-24T14:30:00Z America/Denver One+Person%2C+Many+Lives+with+with+Farrah+Nuff+from+HireHeels https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Reimagine Meditation: A Practice for Deeper Embodiment with Worthyandwell
In this engaging activation, you'll be invited to reimagine meditation and experience it as a practice for deeper embodiment, so that you can heal the patterns that hold you back from living true, reclaim your personal power, and awaken to your deeper purpose. It's time to pay attention and let your body lead.
2021-06-24T13:45:00Z 2021-06-24T14:30:00Z America/Denver Reimagine+Meditation%3A+A+Practice+for+Deeper+Embodiment+with+Worthyandwell https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Addressing everyday anti-racism through empathy with Humainologie & The Kings of Hearts
Because empathy is a tool that’s readily accessible for most humans, it offers a realizable, everyday opportunity for each of us to dismantle racism. Join Yenukwa Kombian (he/him) of Kings of Hearts and Salima Stanley-Bhanji of Humainologie as they chit chat and share personal insights on real world ways empathy can support anti-racism.
2021-06-24T13:45:00Z 2021-06-24T14:30:00Z America/Denver Addressing+everyday+anti-racism+through+empathy+with+Humainologie+%26amp%3B+The+Kings+of+Hearts https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Improve your communication and listening skills with Talk2morepeople
Session 2: Reimagine Listening. Together we will play with the idea of “Talk2MorePeople Listening”. This technique helps you meet people who in turn can change your life for the better. You will have the opportunity to network with fellow participants in smaller groups and experience how to reimagine listening. -At 1:45 PM
2021-06-24T13:45:00Z 2021-06-24T14:30:00Z America/Denver Improve+your+communication+and+listening+skills+with+Talk2morepeople https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Bollywood Dance Workshops with Madhuban Performing Arts
Dance with your face: Did you know the most celebrated dancers in the Bollywood industry are those who can dance with their face? Facial expressions are an instrumental component of traditional and modern Indian dance forms. Madhuban welcomes you to learn how to express emotions and dance with your face just like the stars do! Join us from wherever you are and feel free to be yourself! – At 1:45 PM
2021-06-24T13:45:00Z 2021-06-24T14:30:00Z America/Denver Bollywood+Dance+Workshops+with+Madhuban+Performing+Arts https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Speaker Q&A Session
2021-06-24T13:45:00Z 2021-06-24T14:30:00Z America/Denver Speaker+Q%26A+Session https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Talk Session 3: Reimagine Ourselves
Nina Kharey: "REIMAGINING SUSTAINABLE CLOTHING THROUGH CREATIVE RESILANCE"; Adam Newman: "REIMAGINING ADDICTION AND CHILDBIRTH"; Performance by WAKEFIELD & LIZZY; Sam Hester: "REIMAGINING COMICS IN THE CONTEXT OF CAREGIVING"
Adam Newman Nina Kharey Sam Hester
2021-06-24T14:30:00Z 2021-06-24T15:30:00Z America/Denver Talk+Session+3%3A+Reimagine+Ourselves https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
HireHeelsYYC WRAP UP PARTY!
Join Farrah Nuff and Nada Nuff from HireHeelsYYC for a quick celebration of the day and a fun send off!
2021-06-24T15:30:00Z 2021-06-24T15:50:00Z America/Denver HireHeelsYYC+WRAP+UP+PARTY%21 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Speaker Q&A Session
2021-06-24T15:45:00Z 2021-06-24T16:30:00Z America/Denver Speaker+Q%26A+Session https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ftedxyyc-reimagine Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Lizzy Munson

Musician

Wakefield Brewster

Spoken Word Poet

Jane M

Musician

Angie C

Singer + Songwriter

Sean Crump

CEO/Head Chair

Celia Lee

Executive Director, Sustainable Calgary

Sam Hester

Graphic Recorder

Janine Rogan

Founder, The Wealth Building Academy

Nina Kharey

Founder/President/CIO at Folds Wear Inc. Founder Nonie

Mehul Gupta

Youreka Canada Co-Chair

Sunand Kannappan

Youreka Canada Co-Chair

Adam Newman

Doctor

Evelyn Forget

Professor of Economics and Community Health Sciences

Michael Kehler

Research Professor of Masculinities Studies in Education

Reed Ferber

Professor

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TEDxYYC is all about creativity, innovation, and collaboration - in our backyard. Join us at TEDxYYC 2021, Reimagine, a virtual event on June 24, 2021 with ten speakers, two performers, numerous fun and inspiring activations, and as always - ideas worth spreading. Come! Reimagine Calgary with us.

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