IV Presents – Episode 6 with Rob Hill

At 23, Rob Hill noticed something wasn’t right when he experienced excruciating abdominal pain, diarrhea, and nausea. For a young man who rarely even went to the doctor or had a GP, this was definitely not the norm.

IV Presents – Episode 5 with Sarah Jickling

Our fifth episode of IV Presents is live and available for download, this time with IV15 alumna Sarah Jickling. The first time a doctor told Sarah she had bipolar disorder, she didn’t believe her. In her mind, bipolar was a scary word reserved only for crazy people. It wasn’t Sarah. She was a musician who played glockenspiel Read More…

IV Presents – Episode 4 with Jamie D. Grant

Our fourth episode of IV Presents is live and available for download, this time with IV14 alumnus Jamie D. Grant. Jamie D. Grant is a Vancouver paramedic. He’s also one of the happiest people we’ve ever met. He’s been on thousands of calls and helped save counts lives and his love for life is probably why he’s Read More…

IV Presents – Episode 3 with Jonathan Tippett

https://soundcloud.com/interesting-vancouver/ep-3-iv-presents-jonathan-tippett-the-anti-robot-1 Our third episode of IV Presents is live and available for download, this time with IV14 alumnus Jonathan Tippett, a mechanical engineer who has transitioned from working in the fields of marine hydraulics, fuel cells and neurovascular implants, to co-founding the eatART Foundation, an educational art research laboratory and R&D space in Vancouver, supporting artists who use engineering to Read More…

IV Presents – Episode 2 with Craig Addy

We’re proud to announce the release of episode two of IV Presents, a series of conversations with ordinary Vancouverites leading extraordinary lives. Host David Swanson crawled under Craig Addy’s piano for this episode—literally. Addy is pianist and composer who runs a sound spa from his home called Under The Piano where people lay under his grand piano, on a extravagant bed of pillows, while Read More…

Videos & Podcast Launched!

If you were unable to attend #IV14 in person, we’ve posted videos of the various speakers on the Interesting Vancouver Vimeo page. Check out this terrific time-lapse video of graphic recording artist Corrina Keeling capturing the numerous interesting speakers that evening. In other exciting news, we’ve teamed up with local radio broadcaster David Swanson to produce Read More…