TEDxStanleyPark 2016 back in Vancouver and bigger than ever

Dec 19 2017, 9:51 pm

The TEDxStanleyPark conference is back in Vancouver to blow our minds with new ideas from innovative speakers – and it’s bigger than ever before.

More than 2,600 people are expected to attend the independently organized TED event at Queen Elizabeth Theatre on May 28.

Some 15 live speakers from all walks of life will take the stage this year, all of them trying to inspire your mind, offer visionary insights and provoke conversations.

Speakers this year include:

  • Dan Lok, multi-millionaire entrepreneur and bestselling author, speaking on a simple yet powerful way to achieve goals
  • Galya Westler, technologist, entrepreneur and founder of 2Galvanize Ltd., speaking on loneliness and technology addiction
  • Ryan Phillips, former professional ice hockey player and drug smuggler, speaking on overcoming adversity and making the world a better place
  • Maureen McGrath, host of the CKNW Sunday Night Sex Show and leading sexual health educator, speaking on why we’ve lost the lust and ways to get it back

To get tickets and more details about the conference, visit tedxstanleypark.com. Make sure to use promo code VANCITYBUZZ to get a $20 discount.

TEDxStanleyPark will also donate a ticket to a disadvantaged person recommended by the Beauty Night Society for every 10 tickets bought with the promo code on or before May 20.


Where: Queen Elizabeth Theatre – 649 Hamilton Street, Vancouver

When: Saturday, May 28, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Tickets: Available at tedxstanleypark.com for $117 before discount

Vancity Buzz is a proud media sponsor of TEDxStanley Park

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