TEDxCalgary
TEDxCalgary

Website URL: http://tedxcalgary.ca

ENGAGE: Intentionally Salon

Published in Salons

Explore a different way of building community through deep, intentional dialogue. In the process, discover how we can help shape our sense of purpose either individually, or collectively as a city.

Our three speakers will spark your imagination with their talks, sharing both perspectives and tools that you can use to engage other participants in a set of deep conversations about what YOU think we need to change about our dialogue on community. Immerse yourself in the interactions with other equally curious Calgarians, and help us generate a new and far-reaching conversation about how define our purpose.

This event features live speakers. Please visit our Speakers section to learn more about them!

 

Tickets on sale now: Click to buy!

 


 Key Details:

  • Venue doors open at 6:30 (library is open and accessible prior to event time... reading encouraged!)
  • Talks start at 6:45 (late arrivals will have to wait until a break in the talks to be seated)
  • Interactions and light refreshments from 7:30 to 9:00 PM

 

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ENGAGE: Intentionally Salon

Published in TEDxCalgary Events

Explore a different way of building community through deep, intentional dialogue. In the process, discover how we can help shape our sense of purpose either individually, or collectively as a city.

Our three speakers will spark your imagination with their talks, sharing both perspectives and tools that you can use to engage other participants in a set of deep conversations about what YOU think we need to change about our dialogue on community. Immerse yourself in the interactions with other equally curious Calgarians, and help us generate a new and far-reaching conversation about how define our purpose.

This event features live speakers. Please visit our Speakers page to learn more about them!

 

Tickets on sale now: Click to buy!

 


 Key Details:

  • Venue doors open at 6:30 (library is open and accessible prior to event time... reading encouraged!)
  • Talks start at 6:45 (late arrivals will have to wait until a break in the talks to be seated)
  • Interactions and light refreshments from 7:30 to 9:00 PM

 

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Garret Smith

Published in Engage Intentionally Salon (2019)

Exploring a new, healing form of dialogue about how we better share traditional lands and overcome the legacy of First Nations trauma within our broader society is Garret Smith's way of using the power of his voice.

Garret is a proud member of the Piikani and Kainai Tribes of the Blackfoot Nation in Southern Alberta. He is a graduate of the Centre For Indigenous Theatre in 2013, Interim Artistic Director for Making Treaty 7, and is the Founder of the "Mohkinstsis Healing Camp" previously (and still occasionally!) located in downtown Calgary, Alberta.

Garret is an activist, actor and writer.

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Nicole Hartley Bradford

Published in Engage Intentionally Salon (2019)

Nicole Hartley Bradford has a crazy dream of a world full of re-wilded humans living on a planet we have saved from ruin (she hopes).

She sees this happening by way of our developing radically intimate relationships with ourselves, each other, and the natural world. In her dream, we have come to live again within the intimate connections and social support structure of the village, even within a much larger community or city structure.

In order to help her dream come true, Nicole shares it with others, and asks to hear about their wildest dreams. With those who draw near, she shares tools she and her friends have gathered for natural healing, learning, growing and building connections between people through intentional collaboration on projects like "buddy bags". She trusts that we will save the world. She also realizes we might not — and, if we don’t, she hopes her four children will be proud of her efforts.

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