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August 2017

CreativeMornings Vancouver: Jefferson Alvarez

CreativeMornings is a breakfast lecture series for the creative community, in cities across the globe. Local chapters host these free, monthly events featuring a short talk, and breakfast. Anyone can attend. Just register beforehand to reserve your spot. Self-taught, Venezuelan-born chef, partner Cacao Self taught chef, Jefferson Alvarez left his home country of Venezuela at age 16 for Ottawa, where he attended Le Cordon Bleu Ottawa Culinary Institute. His wanderlust and ambition shortly took him to Toronto to work at Centro under…

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August 4, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am
SFU Woodward’s – Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 W Hastings Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1H4 Canada
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March 2018
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Creative Mornings – Vancouver – Tien Neo Eamas

ABOUT THE SPEAKER Tien Neo Eamas’s commitment is to bring a whole new level of Freedom and Joy to all. Tien was the first Asian trans man to publicly transition in Vancouver’s then-called (2001) gay and lesbian community. In 2007 he founded the first-ever trans celebration, Happy Tranny Day, now known as the annual Transgender Day of Celebration. Tien grew up in Singapore. Abused and silenced as a girl in a mixed race and class, fundamentalist Christian family, he left…

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March 2 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
SFU Woodward’s, 149 W Hastings Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6B1H4 Canada
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April 2018

TED 2018: The Age of Amazement

Buckle up. It's wild out there! Some days it truly feels that the world has gone mad. But behind the neck-snapping political and social shifts we're seeing, the pace of technological, biomedical and scientific progress continues to accelerate. Truly jaw-dropping demonstrations of tech power are emerging almost every day. And they are likely to play a huge role in the story of the coming years. All of this is genuinely amazing, tapping into every sense of that word — from…

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April 10 - April 14
Vancouver Convention Centre, 1055 Canada Pl Vancouver
Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 0C3 Canada
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