WIN a ticket to this week’s Conversusaion sponosred by Ad Lounge!

Comment on this post and we’ll pick (at random) a lucky Techvibes reader to win a pass to this week’s Conversuasion on October 28th at the Arts and Letters Club in Toronto. Winners will be announced Tuesday, October 26th – follow @soniyamonga for winner announcement!

The third event of its kind, Conversuasion celebrates the value of great ideas and storytelling in the communications industry. The evening features an oral history from renowned storytellers:

  • Jim Marcus, Group Creative Director, Tribal DDB Chicago. Topic: Aligning People to Solve Problems
  • Mia Wedgbury, CEO, High Road Communications. Topic: The Living Nature of Your Culture: Cultivating or Killing It
  • Greg Hounslow, Emerging Media Advisor, WestJet. Topic: From Polar Bears to Social Media

Conversuasion will impart to the next generation of ad types the kind of lessons that a text book simply cannot match. For more information and to register for this innovative event, visit
What:  Conversuasion (an oral history from the characters that shape our industry)
When:   Thursday, October 28, 2010, at 6:30 p.m.
Where:  The Arts and Letters Club, 14 Elm Street, Toronto (just east of Yonge St.)
Cost:   Tickets are $99 and can be purchased at
Conversuasion has been made possible through the generous support of its sponsors. Presenting sponsor is DDB Canada. Gold sponsor is Sheridan College. Other contributors include Strategy Magazine, STIMULANT, Design Edge Canada, Pirate Toronto, Pandor Productions, Communicate New Media, Mike Edge Videos, Twist of Lemon Design, and the mesh group.

Ad Lounge is an organization that creates innovative, educational and experiential events for professionals in Toronto’s advertising, design, marketing and communications industries. Founded in 2001, Ad Lounge brings together industry leaders to stimulate ideas, build business alliances and provide learning opportunities about issues and trends pertaining to the advertising industry.