Beavers get a bad rap, but Frances Backhouse, beaver enthusiast, ideacity 2017 presenter and author of Once They Were Hats, wants us all to start embracing our long-standing national animal. Here's seven reasons you should be a fan of the great North...Read More»
Nick Halla helps develop meat- and dairy-alternative fare. And who better frankly. He grew up on a dairy farm in the American Midwest. His extended family also raised animals; for his cousins it was pigs and his grandparents kept chickens. "It was meat...Read More»
Ethan Brown, founder of Beyond Meat, has created a plant-based burger made with the same protein and flavour profile as the beef burgers we love.
The 81-year-old stage and screen star has a new book on the art of communication, an ideacity appearance and memories of his first ever visit...Read More»
When most of us go about our daily banking, without really thinking about what happens to our money. We deposit our cheques, invest in a GIC or pay our...Read More»
We closed out ideacity 2017 with fascinating talks from TV stars, nature buffs, journalists, activists, athletes and media mavens, as well as a one-on-one...Read More»
From a tube transport revolution to a Moon Express, financial disruptors and the future of virtual reality, we've got a rundown of some of the most...Read More»
Claudia Moore is always in motion.
Whether she's performing on stage, running her own dance theatre or organizing the latest edition of her Older and...Read More»
Idealists united on Wednesday, June 14 for the launch of ideacity 2017, talking everything from head transplants to radical life extension to biohacking...Read More»
Talk about head transplants and you've instantly got everybody's attention.
William Sikkema knows the ideacity audience may not remain, um, alert...Read More»
This 54-year-old English-born biomedical gerontologist boldly predicts that his research will one day lead to successful therapies that will stop the...Read More»