What: EDIT- Expo for Design Info & Technology
When: September 28 to October 8, 2017
Where: 21 Don Roadway, Toronto
Website & ticket info HERE
ABOUT EDIT: The Expo for Design, Innovation & Technology is a signature Ontario 150 experience for big-thinkers and bold-doers. Through an array of participatory experiences, talks, installations, and workshops, participants are challenged to discover how they, too, can design the future. CBC Toronto is a proud sponsor. Check out some of the thought leaders and designers who have already participated in the expo:
Our hosts Matt Galloway & Marivel Taruc already participated in important discussions and panels at EDIT. Matt sat down with renowned scientist, environmentalist and broadcaster David Suzuki. It was a faciniating and candid conversation on how humans needs to sustainably co-exist with the earth.
Marivel Taruc sat down with political and educational experts for an panel on the Future of Education and why girls and underrepresented in STEM studies (science, tech, engineering and math).
Be sure to check out Feeding the 5000, EDIT's closing event on Sunday, October 8 from 1 p.m.-4 p.m.The gathering will raise awareness about the 1 billion pounds of food wasted in Toronto last year, while inspiring guests to take action through an array of demos, activities and cook-offs.