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TEDxVaughanWomen

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Second Floor Auditorium

7250 Keele St

Concord, ON L4K 1Z8

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This year’s conference, to be held on November 2, is tied to the theme “Bridges” and addresses the ways in which we build bridges, traverse them, and sometimes even burn them.

We live stream speakers who will share bold ideas, tough truths and jaw-dropping creative visions from TEDWomen 2017 in New Orleans.

Session 1: Build 9:30 am - 11:00 am

  1. Shannon Dosemagen- Community science advocate
  2. Liz Ogbu- Designer- urbanist, social change agent
  3. Cleo Wade- Artist, speaker, poet
  4. Nancy N. Rabalais- Marine scientist, educator
  5. Christy Turlington Burns- Advocate and social entrepreneur

Session 2: Connect 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

  1. Jean Oelwang- Partnership and systems architect
  2. Chris Waddell- Speaker, writer, advocate, adventurer
  3. Deborah Willis- Curator and photographer
  4. Hank Willis Thomas- Artist
  5. Azim N. Khamisa- Author, founder of TKF, peace activist
  6. Ples Felix- Peace activist
  7. Winona Guo- Social entrepreneur, student activist
  8. Priya Vulchi- Social entrepreneur, student activist
  9. Felice Belle- Poet, playwright, pop culture enthusiast
  10. Jennifer Murphy- Writer, performer, private investigator
  11. Abby Wambach- Athlete, activist
  12. Glennon Doyle- Author, spiritual teacher, activist
  13. Joan Blades- Domestic peace advocate
  14. John Gable-Technologist and activist

Session 3: Design 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

  1. Sarah Amiri- Science and technology strategist
  2. Lera Boroditsky- Cognitive scientist
  3. Deanna Van Buren- Activist, architect and artist
  4. Nadine Hachach-Haram- Surgeon, entrepreneur
  5. Amanda Phingbodhipakkiya- Designer and STEM advocate
  6. John Cary- Design ambassador

Learn more about this astonishing group of speakers at:

https://tedwomen2017.ted.com/program?speakerprogram170925

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7250 Keele St

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