Concordia University Presents

The Walrus Talks Disruption (Calgary)

Calgary Thursday, November 9, 2017

The Walrus Talks is a national series of events about Canada and its place in the world. Each event offers thoughtful, inspiring thinking from scholars, writers, performers, scientists, artists, and business leaders.

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General admission: $20
Student: $15

Theatre Junction Grand
608 1 St. S.W.
Calgary, AB

Seven speakers for seven minutes each on how cities are shaped by changes in media, technology, culture, and more.


  • Michael Adams, bestselling author and president, Environics Institute
  • Ian Gill, president, Discourse Media
  • Anthony Lacavera, founder and chairman, Globalive Capital
  • pk langshaw, directrice, d_verse lab and professor, Design and Computation Arts, Concordia University
  • Steve Shih, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering, Concordia University
  • Apoorv Sinha, CEO and founder, Carbon Upcycling Technologies
  • Daniel T’seleie, activist

…And more.

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