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Leading Lady

Get Sheri-D Wilson to speak about being a community leader and powerful feminine presence. About self-expression through poetry and inspiring others with strength. Leading through example and being self-assured. She is so inspirational and could teach other women tons about the power of the feminine divine.

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Life surrounded in Music and Inspiration

My name is Crystal McGrath and i am an owner of Boy&GurL Music, I teach voice and piano, I'm a writer and do lead vocals guitar and piano in the band Boy&GurL. Boy&GurL has released 2 albums, toured the world and have had 2 singles charting on the Canadian top 40 charts. I have also co founded the foundation "Write2Dream" with Jarred Nicklen, which brings subsidized music workshops and lessons to charitable organizations, ...more »

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Easy to Live in + Light on the Environment

I suggest you contact John Brown and Matthew North of Slow Home Studio to speak at your next event. Their website and "design school" is unique to Calgary, as it is a new way for homeowners to take control and look past the idea of homes as just a commodity. Their design workshops have really picked up steam, and their philosophies on design, sustainability and real estate is something the PechaKucha crowd would be interested ...more »

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Legacy Project - Tally Nixon Speaker

Eleven years ago an individual sparked the idea of asking his community of friends to invest their time and passion for helping others. This project provides generous food hampers to identified families over the Christmas season. It has grown to support approximately 60 families in the Calgary area.

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Local Food Production

Focus on Local Food! An entire evening about local food and how we can produce more of it!

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Eureka Ideas!

I think it would be fantastic to bring in Rahim Sajan, the curator for TEDxCalgary. Engaging Calgarians in ideas worth spreading.

 

Communities flourish when venues are available for important conversations to be had. I would love to hear about how the TEDxCalgary team is trying to break barriers and introduce innovative thinking and ideas, and how these ideas spread within the fabric of Calgary Culture.

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"what we were then, we are not now" -- innovative art project

My name is Victoria Gibson, Integrated Media Artist who has been inspired to locate a major work of art in Calgary. The first part of the project involves a "Call to Collect Memories of Calgary". An archive will be created to collect images + narratives from Calgary residents. These memories will all be available to the public on the internet, but a selection will be made into material that will be included in the second ...more »

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I would love to see Jeff Dyer COO of The Mustard Seed speak at an upcoming PechaKucha. He is a beautiful writer from what I've seen of his blog and tweets and would provide an interesting 6 minutes and 40 seconds.

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Influence Salon Owner Wendy Belanger to speak

She was named Alberta's top stylist and is breaking new ground in the beauty world as an international artistic director for Pureology - a post that's always been held by a man and Americans. Calgarian Wendy Belanger is asked to speak all over the US and shares uplifting and inspirational advice with upcoming stylists. she has a unique way of hiring her 'girls' and is someone who truly lives each day to the fullest... ...more »

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