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TEDx Surrey: Doorway to A New World

By Peter Scott As I prepare for interviews and publicity for my new book on artificial intelligence, I find myself thinking about the beginning of

My Experience at TEDxSurrey

Have you ever had that moment when you realize what you are about to get into, is way bigger than you ever imagined?  Your heart races, body trembles, you ask yourself “What have I got myself into?” 

My TEDx Experience

The good news? I was selected as one of the 12…but with a caveat. As we were then in the grips of a global pandemic, there were travel restrictions in place which could prevent me from travelling from my home in the Toronto area to Vancouver where the event was to be held.

Solutions Exist!

Ever since I first witnessed speaker after speaker deliver flawless TEDx Talk after talk, I automatically assumed that they must have had a teleprompter or

Take a Peek at Our Line-up of Speakers

Just weeks away! TEDxSurrey goes LIVE on stage and online at the Bell Performing Arts Centre of February 19.  Anticipation is building and rightly so.

Being an Optimist in the Age of Pessimism

Winston Churchill famously said, “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.” At the beginning of 2022, it is

A Shot Of Positivity!

By Alan Warburton, TEDxSurrey Licensee/Curator If you had used the expression “Covid exhaustion” two years ago, no one would have understood what you were talking

Dr. Brandon Tang wins CMA Award

Dr. Brandon Tang, a recent graduate of UBC Faculty of Medicine’s internal medicine residency program, has been awarded the 2021 Canadian Medical Association (CMA) Award

MEI Screaming Eagles Marching Band Returns

The highly acclaimed MEI Screaming Eagles are a high energy high school marching band consisting of students from grade 9-12 from the Mennonite Educational Institute