Introducing the talk line-up for June 13th

Introducing the talk line-up for June 13th

  • Posted on: June 8, 2013
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Trumpet Fanfare [Cue trumpet fanfare] We are pleased to announce speakers and topics for Ignite Waterloo 12 on Thursday, June 13th at the historic Walper hotel. Without further ado, they are:

  • Beyond Binary: The Most Valuable Lesson I Learned in Law School ~ Stanley Khaing ~ @twittingstan
  • Etsy ~ Victoria Stacey ~ @vickiistace
  • Does Canadian Blood Services Have an Image Problem? ~ Paul Nijjar
  • Daydreamers: Mind Wandering to Reality ~ Roshan Grossman ~ @HotQuill
  • The Values of Money ~ Neel Aggarwal ~ @NeelAFinancial
  • There is No Place Like Home ~ Carolyn Good ~ @cdgoodart
  • Quantum Computing: What It Is, and Why You Should Care ~ Ben Criger ~ @BenCriger
  • Who’s Afraid of the Horror Movie? ~ Julie Kate Seirlis


  • Digging for Roots ~ Candice Dosman ~ @FamilyFinderWat
  • Pretty Terrible ~ Marcy Italiano ~ @LizardTwits
  • The New Environmentalism ~ Sylvie Spraakman ~ @sylvspraak
  • The Possibilities of a Paperless Profession ~ Currie Russell ~ @airportguy
  • Seeing & Connecting in a 10% World ~ nik harron ~ @nikharron
  • This Is Not a Hashtag ~ Jane Barkley ~ @janieeden
  • The Amazing Spider-man vs The Lizard. Let’s Meet The Lizard! ~ Saman Nazari Nejad ~ @SNNazari

We are looking forward to a great evening, with a wide range of geeky talks by local people with a passion. [Flag waving, cheering, clapping, general merriment (hey — what exactly is that?!?)]

If you don’t have your ticket yet, there are still a few available! Want to enjoy the show in style? Buy a Supporter ticket and settle into an over-sized cushy leather chair. Ahhh…just imagining it feels good. Tickets are a mere click away.

As a reminder, doors open at 6:00 pm for a fun, mind-expanding contest, a cash bar and socializing. Talks start at 6:45 pm.

We’ll see you there!