What do reusable menstrual pads, dealing with e-waste, the resurgence of the DIY movement, and smoking dope have to do with East Van? Come and hear these stories at the next volume of #Eastvanlove! East of Main is proud to present EastVanLove Tweetup Vol. 6 Social Innovation next Tuesday, May 29.
Thank you all for helping us sell out -- we couldn't believe the tremendous response! Within 25 hours, all tickets were gone!
We've got the lineup and some last minute tips right here:


5:30 PMish - Doors open (come have a drink, grab a seat and mingle!) 5:30 PMish - DJ set by DJ Cyclist
6:30 PM - Program starts (sharp, don't be late!)

Welcome by Ajay Puri (co-founder, East of Main) + Sean Peters (President, Global Catalyst Initiative)

Calabash Welcome - Sam Wilcocks (Calabash Bistro)
Social Innovator 1 Suzanne Siemens & Madeleine Shaw (Lunapads)
Social Innovator 2 Geoff Bowers (Free Geek)
Social Innovator 3 Jacob Hunter (420)
Social Innovator 4 Naomi Steinberg (Vancouver Society of Storytelling)
Social Innovator 5 Jenna Herbut (Make It Productions)
Panel Discussion (Short and tweet style!)
Closing remarks
8:15 PMish - Live Freestyle performance by Little T! 8:25 PMish - DJ set by DJ Pat Lok

9:30 PM - Return of the Stern. Live Acid Jazz (Calabash afterparty - $5 cover charge)

Speakers Want to know more about our presenters? Read up on them here!

Last Minute Tips

  • Admission is for ticket holders only. At the door we'd love a donation! We are a volunteer-based group and so any amount would be greatly appreciated to keep #EastVanLove going!
  • Come early to save a seat!
  • Stay for the afterparty at 9:30pm; we've got some acid jazz! ($5 cover)
  • IF you are UNABLE To come, we have 20 people already on the waitlist, so either cancel your ticket or email us so we can release your ticket for others to enjoy! :)
AuthorWells Stringham