Vancouver is filled with energy now that 2010 Winter Olympic Games has officially started.
The last week has been filled with the excited fervor of the last month and anticipation of the upcoming weeks.
Here is a photographic look into the last week of adventure and celebrations, before the official opening of the Games in Vancouver.
Iain Black welcomed the public to the opening of the VX Forum in Vancouver, BC. Black is Minister of Small Business, Technology and Economic Development in Canada and is pictured here with Nadia Nascimento and Dave Olson of Invoke Media which is the parent company to twitter-based application Hootsuite.