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artifacts and commentary about my TEDx CapU talk “On the Road to Creativity” – includes previews, slides, photos and reactions from the community

On the Road to Creativity: David Olson at TEDxCapU

On the Road to Creativity: David Olson at TEDxCapU

On the Road to Creativity – TEDx Capilano University, 2011 – Roundup


On Saturday, November 5th, 2011, Capilano University hosted a TEDx event with the usual format of invited speakers from diverse fields coming together with curious audiences to share ideas, opinions and knowledge. I was honoured to be one of the speakers and shared my experience traveling and how i learned what i do to build communities around brands, causes or creations.


TEDxCAPU- Dave Olson “On the road to creativity”


More Presentations by Dave Olson


North Shore Outlook: Innovative ideas sparked at TEDx CapU conference

And leave it to HootSuite community marketing director (and closing TEDx Cap U speaker) Dave Olson to log the most tweets during the event. “Need an iPhone charger at #TEDx CapU”, was one such post. The social media guru clearly grasped the TEDx CapU networking strategy, adding to his 4,000-plus followers on Twitter.

Beams and Struts: Find That Thing That Makes You A Little Bit Weird

My favourite thing about getting to work with social media as much as I do is connecting with and getting to know people… towards the top of that list of people is Dave Olson, a story-teller extraordinaire and wise, humourous, and humble human being.

Eastside Media: TEDx Talk with Dave Olson

Dave Olson gets that the best content is actually art and that the best results are quality driven. This video is packed to the gills.


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photo by Kira Oujonkova
photo by Steve Johnson
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photo by Kira Oujonkova


Received a glass tray for my efforts and gave away my tshirt

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@daveoohoots you are right on- own the stage and lead us #tedxcapu #hootsuite #biz” — by Denise A Kelly