In 2013, TEDWomen celebrated a conversation with innovative women across the planet, with the theme: ‘Invented here’. The TEDxWomen events held around the world emphasize the importance of life-long learning; whether through diving head-on into challenging situations or learning on the fly in unfamiliar situations. The powerful stories of the women taking the stage prove that anything is possible, and that women around the world have the drive to instigate real change… Read More
TEDWomen 2013, with the theme Invented Here is happening now in San Francisco, Dec. 4-6th! Additionally, there are more than 200 TEDxWomen events around the world, with two taking place in Toronto in the Distillery District and The Annex. TEDWomen 2013 “channels the bootstrap spirit of Silicon Valley to celebrate invention in all its forms. Not just technology and things, but also solutions to poverty; approaches to peacemaking; expressions of art, and,… Read More
As part of the inaugural Beakerhead Festival in Calgary (a 5-day Smash-up of Arst, Science, and Engineering), I spoke at the Walrus Foundation’s Walrus Talks: Experimentation at Theatre Junction Grande. Checkout the text of the speech here, on Women You Should Know.