Ted Conference

► Pope Francis Surprises Vancouver Audience With TED Talk

The Huffington Post Canada | Andree Lau | Posted 04.26.2017 | Canada British Columbia

The appearance took a year to co-ordinate.

Embracing the Power of Accessibility: TEDxToronto

Dan Jacob | Posted 04.21.2015 | Canada Impact
Dan Jacob

Looking back on the past six years, the team is often asked how we managed to grow a simple 100-person event organized in just eight weeks to a 1,000+ person conference, streamed to thousands more online, which has become the most watched TEDx event in Canada and one of the largest in the world.

TED Concert Raises Thousands For Vancouver Food Bank

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Musician Amanda Palmer hosted a by-donation, unofficial TED Conference show at the Vogue Theatre on Wednesday and raised nearly $10,000 for the Vancou...

Boston Bombing Amputee Dances For 1st Time

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

For the first time since she lost her left leg in the Boston Marathon bombing, a ballroom dance teacher performed on stage, bringing an emotional clim...

TED Stage Entirely Made-In-B.C.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.19.2014 | Canada British Columbia

When speakers take the stage at the TED Conference in Vancouver, they're standing on an innovative and proudly B.C. piece of craftsmanship. The sta...

What I Learned From Going Blind In Space (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.20.2014 | Canada British Columbia

What's the scariest thing that has ever happened to you? For Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield, the moment came when he went blind in space. Tha...

Where You Can Watch TED Vancouver Free Streaming

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.20.2014 | Canada British Columbia

While the $7,500 US tickets for the actual TED2014 conference in Vancouver are sold out, the city has released a list of locations in the region where...

Watch Vancouver TED Talks For Free

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Even if you could afford the $7,500 US tickets, the 2014 TED Conference in Vancouver is already sold out. But you're in luck: the highly influential t...

Three Ways to Boost Canada's Tourism Image

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 10.06.2013 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

Stability, peacefulness, politeness and a welcoming atmosphere go a long way when considering a nation in which to settle down and raise a family. When you are contemplating flinging free on vacation, those qualities aren't as enticing. So, what do you do if you need to become more attractive? Here are some thoughts.

Chris Hadfield Salutes TED

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The TED Conference's move to Vancouver and Whistler is getting some out-of-this-world support from Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield. Hadfield reco...

TED Coming To Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The influential TED Conference is coming to Vancouver starting in 2014, conference organizers announced on Monday morning. The conference holds two...

Why We Shouldn't Cast Away Podcasting

Mitch Joel | Posted 07.01.2012 | Canada
Mitch Joel

Podcasts enable each and every one of us to become the eclectic, program directors of our own radio stations, and best of all, it's the cheapest way to learn that you can find.

Think Outside of the Inbox to Combat Email Overload

Liane Beam-Wansbrough | Posted 09.20.2011 | Canada
Liane Beam-Wansbrough

Why is it we can spend hours on our computer and then wonder what we accomplished in a day? It often seems that the very tools that are supposed to help us save time actually take up more of it.