IV11 Speaker: Todd Sieling

Todd Sieling was born, raised in and fled Ontario for Vancouver where he now lives. In the software industry for some 15 years, he’s spent the past 8 as an experience designer for digital technologies, working independently under Corvus Consulting and in a new partnership, Denim & Steel Interactive. More recently he launched Menuito, web Read More…

IV11 Speaker: Johnathon Vaughn Strebly

Johnathon Vaughn Strebly brings a diverse range of experience and knowledge from the disciplines of photography, design and education. As head of the Electronic Media Design, Digital Media, and Communication Arts Programs at Langara College, Johnathon is deeply involved in the rich visual media available today. As principal and creative director of his own studio, Read More…

IV11 Speaker: Stephen Abbott

Stephen Abbott is a brand strategist—a type of corporate storyteller. Working with organizations all over the world, from start-ups to international charities, he helps bridge their business strategy with the creative opportunity, bringing the story of the brand to life throughout the organization. Stephen is also a dad. And if you ask him, he’ll say Read More…

Videos from Interesting Vancouver 2010

Thanks to the hard work of Lauren Isaacson, videos from the 2010 edition of Interesting Vancouver are starting to make their way onto Vimeo. To get you started, here’s one of my favourite talks.

IV10 Speaker: Kuba Oms

Kuba Oms is one of those rare artists whose voice touches you deep in your soul. His solo acoustic performances are a brilliant setting to hear his award winning songs in a stripped down, intimate fashion. His live performances with the full band are that of legend in BC. Kuba commands the stage with the Read More…

IV10 Benefits the Stanley Park Ecology Society

Interesting Vancouver is a non-profit event. We keep the tickets affordable and the venue small in hopes of bringing something special, finite, and inspiring to the Vancouver community.

IV10 Speaker: JJ Lee

JJ Lee is a fashion columnist for CBC Radio’s afternoon show, On The Coast. He also writes a menswear column for the Vancouver Sun. Currently, he is writing a social history of the suit for McClelland and Stewart for publication in 2011. For his talk, JJ Lee will be looking at the world of tailoring Read More…

IV10 Speaker: Amanda Gibbs

Amanda Gibbs, a communications & cultural strategist, is Museum of Vancouver’s Director of Audience Engagement. Gibbs has assisted hundreds of organizations in mapping and creating brands, planning for organizational change, crafting winning campaigns, and addressing complex, conflict-driven issues with diverse stakeholders.  She is also a former arts and culture reporter, and loves prodding the spaces Read More…

Who comes to Interesting Vancouver?

As organizers, we often get asked, “Who comes to Interesting Vancouver?” Which is another way of saying, “Will *I* like Interesting Vancouver?” And you may. But you also may not. Because there is no theme, no organizing principal save “Things that are Interesting,” Interesting Vancouver requires an open mind. It is a splendid collage of interesting Read More…

Good News/Bad News

It’s a good news/bad news sort of thing this year. The good news is that over half of the tickets for this year’s event are already sold. The bad news is that this means you will be disappointed for not having purchased your tickets well in advance if you don’t act now. Hope to see Read More…