Inspiration night

Im a big fan of TED talks and motivational speakers, this is an event you do not want to miss. The Inspirational speech night is coming up, come and see the most inspiring speakers in the city competing for the title (best speaker in the city). We can go for dinner before or after based on interest. We'll be going to this event with friends from Young Professionals Career Networking


Imagine attending a speech competition where you have the best speakers in the city . People would pay couple hundred to watch a inspirational speaker talk for an hour, here you get to watch a similar quality for only the price of a coffee!

Inspirational Speech Competition:

Come and be wowed with an evening of inspiration as you hear the best speakers in the city share their ideas worth spreading.


Speech Evaluation Competition:

Find out what makes a speech great with contestants taking turns giving a breakdown of a great speech, listing out features and showing how you can become a great communicator.

Date and time-
April[masked]–   6:30PM-9:00PM


BCIT Burnaby- 3700 Willingdon Avenue 
SW1 building Room 1021

(Follow signs at the door)

A $2 cover charge will be collected at the door.








SW1 Building. (Willingdon at Goard way)

Toastmaster is an internationally recognized program on public speaking. BC’s chapter of Toastmaster has helped thousands of leaders in BC through developing Communication abilities. There are over 290 clubs in BC, find one near you today!


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  • Aileen

    I enjoyed the humourous speeches.

    April 17, 2013

  • Pierre

    Great to see half the speakers . If anyone can pass on the accolades, Katrina and Lu were superb and my faves.

    April 16, 2013

  • Jeff W.

    Sorry, I got stuck downtown way longer than expected :(

    April 16, 2013

  • Ben

    I'm not going to make it. Guys working too late.

    April 16, 2013

  • •°♦ Ivy ♦.

    I might not be able to come afterall and this time it's for a good reason, my thoat isn't doing that great and have partly lost my voice. I have to do a few things outside the house so i'll see how I feel after getting back. I'll change my RSVP and if I can make it, i'll just show up.

    April 16, 2013

  • Ben

    I may come but not sure if I'll make it in time so won't RSVP.

    April 16, 2013

    • Ed

      no worries, there is no cap for this event.

      April 16, 2013

  • Ed

    uploaded a photo for everyone to recognize where to get off the bus

    April 14, 2013

    • Ed

      It'll be starting at southbound bus stop at Goard way at willingdon

      April 16, 2013

    • Ed

      just head toward the glassy building and you'll see

      April 16, 2013

  • Gord

    I'm working that night.

    April 11, 2013

  • Ed

    This was the winning speech from a few years ago. very good body language

    April 3, 2013

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