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Marina Iakovleva

Marina Iakovleva is the founder of the popular YouTube channel, Dating Beyond Borders, which explores the intersection of culture and communication trends worldwide. Through her work, Marina educates her viewers on the unique ways culture shapes our views of the world, and teaches them how to build meaningful relationships in their personal and professional lives.  […]

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Sandy Hudson

A multi-talented creative, Sandy is best known for her work bringing the Black Lives Matter movement to Canada and as co-host and producer of the Sandy & Nora Talk Politics podcast. Co-Founder of the groundbreaking production company Above the Palace, Sandy has several film and television projects in development with several exciting partners, including Club […]

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Leslie Richardson

Leslie Richardson is a community leader.  She is a mom of four, a teacher, a facilitator and a Peaceful Parenting coach. She is passionate about bringing people together, communicating powerfully, connecting deeply, creating community and building empathy. Leslie studied Psychology, Drama and Education at Queens University and has additional qualifications in Special Education and Guidance […]

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Dave Meslin

Dave Meslin is a community organizer, bestselling author and popular TV host. Dave shows audiences how to build a culture by creating meaningful opportunities to engage employees, members, students or neighbours. Dave reveals that employee and audience disengagement results from poor system design, and he reminds us that we’re stronger and smarter when we’re all […]

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Robin Mazumder

Robin Mazumder is an environmental neuroscientist with a keen interest in how urban design impacts individual, community, and societal well-being. Robin is an outspoken advocate for healthy urban design and has given more than 60 keynotes internationally on the topic. He was named Top 40 Under 40 by Avenue Magazine in 2014, an “Edmontonian to […]