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Mirella Amato

in Toronto

Hopera

PRESENTED ON SEP 11, 2012
IN TORONTO @ VOL 17

Mirella Amato from beerology.ca gives a presentation about the similarities between beer and opera, which has lead to her creating an event called Hopera, "an evening of craft beer and song."

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BY RACHEL DEPOMPA
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Rachel describes her trip to Oktoberfest in Munich. This presentation is in English.

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What the Hell Is Beer?

BY MAX SPANG
@ VOL 10 ON FEB 23, 2012

Think you like beer more than Max? We somehow doubt it, and this fun presentation by the beerblogger and homebrewer should help convince you. Let Max guide you through the history of beer, and show just how much it can be enjoyed. (in English)

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KAGUA

BY SHIRO YAMADA
@ VOL 94 ON JUL 25, 2012

As any true beer connoisseur will tell you, all beers are not created equal. In this presentation, Shiro Yamada talks about the micro brewery he helped create to make a better ale (Nippon Craft Beer Inc.) and the "KAGUA" scented ale he's been producing. (in English)
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Navigating the Toronto Transit System

BY ILANA BEN-ARI
@ VOL 14 ON MAR 27, 2012

Ilana Ben-Ari is a toy designer and social entrepreneur from Montreal. In this presentation, she shares the challenges she has faced while trying to navigate her way through the TTC (Toronto Transit System). (in English)

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Everybody Has a Brain

BY MARK FREEMAN
@ VOL 16 ON JUN 14, 2012

In overcoming OCD and a variety of other anxiety disorders, Mark Freeman was shocked to discover that all people have brains. This is the story of that discovery. (in English)

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Public Realm 2.0

BY RICHARD BORBRIDGE
@ VOL 16 ON JUN 14, 2012

Richard Borbridge has an idea, and it involves the complete transformation of publication consultation. He calls it Public Realm 2.0, and describes it in his presentation. (in English)

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DIY Transhumanism

BY ERIC BOYD
@ VOL 11 ON NOV 03, 2011

Eric Boyd runs Toronto's hacker collective hacklab.to. Watch him talk about implanting electronics into human bodies and wearable electronics. (in English)

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Thank God for Beer

BY MICHAEL BRISCHETTO
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 20, 2012

Michael  Brischetto takes us through a humourous history of beer, making sure to also share the benefits of beer. He finishes off by talking about his passion for micro-breweries.

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Architecture in Toronto

BY SHAWN MICALLEF
@ VOL 11 ON NOV 03, 2011

Shawn Micallef analyses the often derided architecture of Toronto, and its mixture of modern and antique buildings, usually adjacent or actually encroaching on one another. He makes the argument that, while traditionally beautiful cities like Paris or Prague may retain a romanticized image, Toronto's lack of boundaries when it comes to maintaining a determined style allows it to experiment and create much livelier streets and sprawls.