Celebrate 10 Years with Interesting Vancouver

For the past nine years, Interesting Vancouver has been diving deep into the uncharted waters of the Vancouver community, showcasing the curious, odd, and interesting ways people express creativity in their everyday lives. With our 10th anniversary coming up on November 10th, we’re gearing up with an extra special show featuring an exciting line-up of Read More…

Introducing Interesting Vancouver Portraits

Did you hear? Our new podcast has launched! With its crispness nipping at our cheeks, autumn is an exciting time for the Interesting Vancouver team. Our new, shorter format, podcast series launched with episode 7 last month! We’ve been working hard during the hot summer days. Interesting Vancouver is coming up on Friday, November 10th, and Read More…

Interesting Vancouver Presents: Where Are They Now? Gaby Eirew, IV16

“What you need to do […] creatively, doesn’t shout. It whispers to you. Listen to it in the quiet depths. It’s amazing how many people want to come and join you.” In celebration of Interesting Vancouver’s 10th anniversary, we reconnected with a speaker from each year to find out where they are now. This week Read More…

Interesting Vancouver Presents: Where Are They Now? Robert Gagno, IV15

“I consider myself more than a label; I consider myself a passionate player who has won 50 tournaments worldwide.” In celebration of Interesting Vancouver’s 10th anniversary, we’ve been reconnecting with one speaker from each year to find out where they are now. This week, we’re going back to 2015. Robert Gagno is a world champion Read More…

Interesting Vancouver Presents: Where Are They Now? Tł’akwasik̕a̱n Khelsilem, IV14

“My language [not] only gave me a sense of identity but a sense of belonging. I belong to this community. And I know this because I have a language that connects me to this land.” In celebration of Interesting Vancouver’s 10th anniversary, we reconnected with a speaker from each year to find out where they Read More…

Interesting Vancouver Presents: Where Are They Now? Meaghan Kennedy, IV13

“When you can impress someone like Elton John, it makes you feel like you’re doing the right thing.” In celebration of Interesting Vancouver’s 10th anniversary, we reconnected with a speaker from each year to find out where they are now. This week we’re featuring piñata artist, Meaghan Kennedy. Working retail had its perks but when Meaghan tuned Read More…

Interesting Vancouver Presents: Where Are They Now? Ron Shewchuk, IV12

“I love grilled asparagus and I use it as a metaphor because it’s so simple… the language we use in our conversations should be this simple.” In celebration of Interesting Vancouver’s 10th anniversary, we reconnected with a speaker from each year to find out where they are now. This week we’re featuring international barbecue champion Read More…

Interesting Vancouver Presents: Where Are They Now? Amanda Fenton, IV11

“If it’s about us, don’t do it without us.” In celebration of Interesting Vancouver’s 10th anniversary, we reconnected with a speaker from each year to find out where they are now. This week, we’re featuring conversation designer Amanda Fenton. In her 2011 talk, she shared how changing our perspective from ‘meetings’ to ‘hosted conversations’ can Read More…

Interesting Vancouver Presents: Where Are They Now? Susan Davis, IV10

“I think we need to take a step back, and look at how we exclude people from our society.” In celebration of Interesting Vancouver’s 10th anniversary, we’ve been reconnecting with one speaker from each year of our annual event to find out where they are now. This week we’re featuring Susan Davis who challenged us in Read More…

Interesting Vancouver Presents: Where Are They Now? Monique Sherrett, IV09

“It’s a valuable skill: to listen intently, to listen with empathy. I have richer conversations as result.” In celebration of Interesting Vancouver’s 10th anniversary, we’ve been reconnecting with a speaker from each year to find out where they are now. This week, we’re featuring Monique Sherrett (though you may recognize her by her IV09 handle: Read More…