TELUS World Ski & Snowboard Festival, Pecha Kucha Night
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When: 
Monday, April 16 - 8.00pm - 11.00pm
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Where: 
Maxx Fish
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Cost: 
$10.00

Pecha Kucha

Your 20 x 20 seconds of fame starts right...now.

Presenting the most explosive, up to the minute form of public speaking and entertainment, Pecha Kucha, loosely meaning ‘chit chat’ in Japanese, tasks presenters with  the challenge of communicating their thoughts, ideas and concepts in short bursts of 20 x 20 second Power Point slides. Think Twitter meets Skype meets Facebook, all in real life, all in real time.
Showcasing some of the funniest, smartest and most entertaining minds at the TELUS World Ski and Snowboard Festival, Pecha Kucha opens doors, and minds, to new and thought provoking concepts.
 
$10 ticket includes one drink ticket and a seat at the most stimulating event of the year!

Presenters for 2012:

Hana Dethlefsen
Asta Kovanen
Leslie Anthony
Jf Pelchat
Dave Olson
Madeleine Grant
Chili Thom
Nicole Lauzon
Marcus Eriksson

 Mike Douglas

PechaKucha, devised in 2003 and named for the sound of ‘chit chat’ in Japanese, is the worldwide phenomenon held in hundreds of cities worldwide. A rapid fire form of PowerPoint presentation and connection, PechaKucha allows for 20 images at 20 seconds each then onto the next speaker. Now held as a massive celebration and opportunity for young designers and entrepreneurs to meet, network and show their work in public, PechaKucha delivers on all levels, keeping the concept grassroots, passionate and high-speed.

For more information visit: pecha-kucha.org/night/whistler/

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