Sparsh Agrawal is a grade 9 student. He is an innovator, debater, scientist, mathematician and a hockey fan. When he was in the sixth grade he developed his first iPhone app called “The Mind Reader”, and he’s always had a love for technology. Sparsh will discuss how algorithms developed by studying nature’s techniques show exciting results in areas like financial portfolio management at TEDxWinnipeg on June 6.
John Luxford is a self-taught software developer, musician, and entrepreneur who is passionate about technology as a means of social change. After being involved in one of the first virtual reality projects in Manitoba in 2013, John co-founded The Campfire Union with two of his best friends. Their latest creation, Flipside, ties storytelling and technology together deeper than ever before. He’ll be speaking about how virtual avatars enable us to be anything we can imagine based not on assumptions about our physical selves but on how we choose to be seen at TEDxWinnipeg on June 13.
June 13, 2018
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“If I could summarize the overall vibe of the day it would be CREATIVITY AT WORK.”
Such amazing speakers!
The event staff were fantastic — very friendly, accommodating, and willing to help with whatever.
Quality of life has been shown to drastically improve by attending TEDs
It is so worth a day off – you gotta do it!
TEDxWinnipeg has changed my world in so many great ways.
The people are awesome. I was actually * in awe *
TEDxWinnipeg is the most open and receptive forum for sharing that I have ever had the pleasure of attending.
TEDx is a great way of reaching out to people with innovative and creative minds.
An amazing group of people come together for this event and it actually makes our community better.
Great people. Great experience. Great ideas.
A very well run event – I wish every Winnipegger was able to take this in!
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