PAST TALKS + WORKSHOPS

2015

UNCEDED OTTAWA: THE ALGONQUIN AND THE OUTAOUAIS

Chief Kirby Whiteduck, Algonquins of Pikwàkanagàn First Nation
Verna McGregor (Minwaashin Lodge), Kitigan Zibi Anishinabe
Albert Dumont (Spiritual Advisor, writer, public speaker), Kitigan Zibi Anishinabe
Josée Bourgeois (Powwow dancer, Memengweshii Council), Pikwàkanagàn
Moderator: Howard Adler, Artistic Director, Asinabka Film & Media Arts Festival

ISLANDS IN THE STREAM: RECONNECTING WITH MUSIC IN THE AGE OF ACCESS

Laurie Brown, Host, CBC Radio 2 The Signal
Marie-Claire LeBlanc Flanangan, Executive Director, Weird Canada
Alanna Stuart, Host, CBC Music - Singer/Songwriter Bonjay
Moderator: Rolf Klausener, Creative Director, Arboretum Festival

IF YOU BUILD IT: CULTURAL SOCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITY IN MODERN DEVELOPMENT

Greg Searle, One Planet Communities Program/Bioregional North America
Wanda Thusky, Pikwàkanagàn / Memengweshii Council
Rodney Wilts, Windmill Development
Victoria Tenasco, Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg / Wabano Center for Aboriginal Health
Guy Freedman, President, First Peoples Group
Dr. Rodney Nelson, Carleton Aboriginal Education Council, Carleton University
Moderator: Ian Capstick, MediaStyle, CBC Power & Politics

2014

WHY I LEFT OTTAWA
Kathleen Edwards, Singer-songwriter
Olivier Fairfield, Timber Timbre E-Tron Recs. 
Emmanuel Sayer, Ottawa Explosion Weekend ; CHUO 89.1 FM 
Rémi Thériault, Photographer

WHERE'S THE CULTURAL PRESS?
Marie Flanagan, Weird Canada
Peter Simpson, Ottawa Citizen
Lesley Marshall, Megaphono; Small Talk

2013

COFFEE KUNG-FU: The Art of the Pour
Randy Hogg, Bridgehead Coffee

THE EDIBLE CITY: Community Agriculture
Amber Westfall, The Wild Garden

LIKE A BOSS: Navigating Music
Scott Hornsberger, Music Ontario