We are excited to unveil the lineup of Conversation Cafés for the inaugural Edmonton Resilience Festival!
Conversation Cafés are informal conversations in small groups guided by a facilitator. They are part of the free programming at the Festival, alongside the Free For All activities and Community Connections Fair.
We have previously announced the lineup of ticketed workshops. Tickets for workshop streams tickets are now on sale (edmontonresiliencefestival.eventbrite.ca). Tickets for individual workshops will go on sale January 28th, 2015.
“A Cup of Sugar, Neighbour?”: Building Communities Through The Sharing Economy – Kenya Kondo (ShareRentables and Peeps-N-Things)
Apoca-pioneering: Ethical Survival & Well-Being Strategies for the Future – Bob Reckhow
Conversations About Community Resiliency – Linh Lu & Vivian Kwan
Emergency Preparedness – Tracy Williams (City of Edmonton Office of Emergency Management)
Gender Diversity – Josh Carter
Festival Wrap Up: What did you learn? – Alex Daraseng & Sarah Elke
Greening The Grid: Renewable Energy in Alberta – Matthew Simard with Jesse Singer (SolBird Energy)
Knitting Circle – Alison Lennie
Mentoring Youth In Our Community – Sydney Tordoff (Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton & Area)
Open Source Technologies and our Food System – Emilio Gagliardi (Eco Evolver)
Welcome to the Aboriginal Renaissance – Christine Frederick (Alberta Aboriginal Performing Arts Association)