Social innovators rise above every hurdle and boundary to reach their goal of making the local and global community a better place.
We hope that this Social Innovation Tweetup has inspired you to think of ways you can be more actively involved in our community.
In this post:
1. A Recap of EastVanLove Vol. 6 “Social Innovation”
2. Unveiling of our NEW EastVanLove logo. What did you choose for us?
3. Calling for speakers for EastVanLove Vol. 7! Read on to find out what the next theme will be!
We’ve collaborated with freelance videographer, Lena Franford (@LenaFranford), for this volume of EastVanLove and she did an amazing job recording the event! She truly captured the EastVanLove energy!
A FEW WORDS…
Ariella Fong (@AriellaFong) from Vancouver Observer wrote a few remarkable articles covering EastVanLove Vol. 6 and on the presenters. Have a read on your lunch break or frankly, any time at all!
- BC’s top social innovators share stories of success at EastVanLove tweetup
- Lunapads sets social innovation example
- Jenna Herbut of Make It! Is revolutionizing craft fairs
COVER IT LIVE — Interested in all the tweets from the event and not just the best? Here are all your tweetsfrom this great night!
SLIDESHARE – Wanted to review the presentations? Check them out on Slideshare!
A BIG THANK YOU to our Speakers…
Suzanne Siemens & Madeleine Shaw / @Luna_gal & @Luna_Diva / http://lunapads.com
Geoff Bowers / @freegeekvan / http://freegeekvancouver.org
Jacob Hunter / @jacobhunter / http://420vancouver.com
Naomi Steinberg / @VSOstorytelling / http://www.vancouverstorytelling.org
Jenna Herbut / @makeitshow / http://makeitproductions.com
Little T / @reallittletmc / http://travislittletturner.com
Pat Lok / @pat_lok / https://www.facebook.com/PatLokMusic
DJ Cyclist / @cyclistmusic / http://soundcloud.com/cyclist
Atma / http://www.facebook.com/groups/162730673906/?ref=ts
It’s Saul Good, Yelp, Bee Vancity, This is Vancity
And now, presenting our new EASTVANLOVE LOGO!
You voted, we listened, so here it is!
CALL FOR IDEAS: EastVanLove vol. 7
We’re excited to announce that we’re aiming for the next EastVanLove Tweetup to be held at the end of September in conjunction with Social Media Week!
The theme, as voted by you, will be “the History of East Vancouver”
We want your speaker ideas!
Have a local hero doing amazing work in East Van?
Do you know someone with a rich knowledge of our past?
Are you itching to share your stories and experiences of East Van and its history?
Tweet us @EastVanLove or email us!
Nominations close August 31.