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25 APR

NEXT EVENT VOL 2

SOLD OUT! Thanks for your support #ldnont!!!

HEY, LONDON! Join us as we celebrate our second PechaKucha Night event in #ldnont! Our inaugural event in January brought five inspiring presentations, and vol. 2 promises to have you at the edge of your seat! 

PechaKucha 20x20 is a simple presentation format where you show 20 images, each for 20 seconds. The images advance automatically and you talk along to the images.

PechaKucha Night #ldnont vol. 2 will be on April 25, 2017 at Innovation Works at 201 King Street.

A big thanks to Chaun McLellan, Loyalty & Lead Generation Expert of 201 Solutions and also one of the awesome co-tennants at Innovation Works for sponsoring our PechaKucha Night #ldnont event again! Check out his services here: www.loyalpatron.com

With PechaKucha Nights now happening in over 900 cities around the world, PechaKucha Night #ldnont will put our city on the international stage through the PechaKucha platform and website. This is yet another way to network and engage our community thirsty to share their ideas, passions and interests. This will be a night of powerful, concise talks. Join us and be inspired.

REGISTRATION CLOSED | SOLD OUT!

Admission to PechaKucha Night #ldnont vol. 2 is free, but we ask for a $1 donation to the PechaKucha global fund that goes to such things as maintaining the global website that hosts all of the talks from around the world. We are also collecting items for the London Food Bank.

Presenter Proposals - CLOSED

Want to learn more about PechaKucha?
Check out some PechaKucha presentations from other cities here: www.pechakucha.org/watch

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High-fives and fist-bumps all around! We are so excited to see you on April 25!
Janic & Andrew

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Living Your Life With Passion: How I Got Paid to Travel The World

BY ANDREW KASZOWSKI
@ VOL 1 ON JAN 25, 2017

"You can do what you dream of."

In Living Your Life With Passion: How I Got Paid to Travel The World at PechaKucha Night London, Ontario Vol. 1, Andrew Kaszowski shares how he lived out his dream of traveling the world. He took his writing and design experience to sea, setting sail as Publications Editor aboard Crystal Cruises’ four-month World Cruise. He has been to 38 countries. Learn how Andrew did exactly what he dreamed of doing: and got paid to do it!

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Value of Water: Perspectives from India

BY KENNY KHOO
@ VOL 1 ON JAN 25, 2017

Kenny Khoo presents about how in order to enable sustainable access to water in rural India, creating economic value in water is critical. 

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Team Communication Guided by Organizational Values – The Ripple Effect

BY JANIC GORAYEB
@ VOL 1 ON JAN 25, 2017

Janic Gorayeb speaks about how values serve as a compass for our actions and define how we conduct ourselves. The ripple metaphor symbolizes how our actions or non-actions echo throughout an organization both internally and externally.

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Building Hope: Why I Chose to Support the Case for At-Risk Mothers

BY SARAH ASHFIELD
@ VOL 1 ON JAN 25, 2017

A look at the life of Sarah Ashfield: raised in an adopted family and what led to her decision to spearhead The New Addition Campaign.

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Birds Eye View

BY PAUL GRECH
@ VOL 1 ON JAN 25, 2017

The mysterious wildlife tales of Canada's Western Arctic as witnessed by commercially trained helicopter pilot and adventurer Paul Grech.

 

LONDON, ONTARIO Blog

Blog Post #3 - Announcing Our Presenters for Volume 2

We are excited to announce that PechaKucha Night #ldnont vol. 2 on Tuesday, April 25 will kick off with SEVEN super coo presenters.
Here is the lineup (in no particular order yet):
Sienna Jae Taylor: What they Forgot to Teach Us
Wes Lucus: What I Learned From My Mission To Mars
Katy Boychuk: Expression of Gratitude: The Untold Story of a Family Unknown
Kellie Hersey: From Corporate to Community - It Could Happen to You!Julie Forrester: Empowering CommunitiesJoel Slade: Bird Perfume: How a Sparrow Smells Sexy to Their Mate
Jamie Kruspel: Dog Rescue - Fostering Adventure
Join us at Innovation Works London at 6:20pm on Tuesday, April 25. Get your FREE ticket now
On the night of PechaKucha Night #ldnont vol. 2, please consider making a $1 to the PechaKucha global fund and/or bring an item for the London Food Bank.
High-fives and fist bumps all around!
Janic & Andrew

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About the City's Organizers

  • Janic Gorayeb

    A Masters of Arts in Leadership (Health) graduate from Royal Roads University in Victoria BC, Janic is in the early stages of building a leadership consulting and events business. Janic is a workshop designer, facilitator and presenter with 16 years of experience working with organizations in various industries including non-profit, pharmaceutical, retirement and long-term care facilities. Janic learned over the years that organizational values are imperative to embed into workplace culture to nurture inclusivity and diversity, while strengthening teams. An experienced presenter and facilitator having led over 500 presentations and over 50 workshops for organizations, health care professionals, volunteers, families and patients, Janic has also led an action-based research project with a national non-profit organization where the focus was on how employees could better use the organizational values to guide internal communication. Hobbies include: - Pilates & Hot Yoga - Colouring: I've been colouring since way before it became popular ;-) - Travel: I have visited all 10 provinces and lived in Prague in 2007 - DIY projects - Counting down the days between the first day of winter and the first day of Spring because I dream of warm weather, sun, beaches and cottages

  • Andrew Kaszowski

    Andrew Kaszowski is an award-winning communication and engagement specialist who combines extensive experience with a drive to stay current and fresh through innovation and continuous development. Andrew’s work has been recognized by the International Association of Business Communicators and Health Care Public Relations Association, including a “Best of the Best” award. His communication and marketing work has included roles with Western University, St. Joseph's Health Care London, United Way of London & Middlesex, Lawson Health Research Institute and Mount Sinai Hospital. He is currently Communications Lead for connecting South West Ontario at the South West Community Care Access Centre. He also does consulting in communication, branding, design and online engagement. In 2008, Andrew lived out his dream of traveling the world. He took his writing and design experience to sea, setting sail as Publications Editor aboard Crystal Cruises’ four-month World Cruise. He has been to 38 countries. Andrew earned an Honours Bachelor of Applied Arts in Media Studies and a Diploma in Public Relations as part of the inaugural class of the University of Guelph-Humber in Toronto – the intensive concurrent program of the University of Guelph and Humber College.