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Get Your Great Idea Flying at DIYalogue 2.0

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Creative freelancing as a career?

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Combining technology and the arts?

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Edmonton’s NextGen presents DIYalogue 2.0

After a successful pilot event in June, Edmonton’s NextGen presents DIYalogue 2.0, a cultural mix-and-mingle in the style of NextGen’s popular Candi{date} series, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at Yellowhead Brewery, 10229-105 Street.

Looking for a collaborative space to share ideas and gain advice on launching them into action? DIYalogue connects Edmonton’s established cultural entrepreneurs with emerging young creatives in 20 minute one-on-one mentorship mini-dates. DIYalogue explores the potential for individual success in the creative industries through unique partnerships and community support.

Confirmed speed mentors include:


Participants of DIYalogue 2.0 are encouraged to use the event as an opportunity to percolate ideas to present at the upcoming MEAET 1.0, November 26, 2011. MEAET 1.0 is an opportunity for young creatives to apply for micro-funding for new ideas in a relaxed community dinner setting.

For more information and to register for DIYalogue, visit .

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  1. Edmonton still has a ways to go | The Unknown Studio

    [...] The DIYalogue format is like speed dating — entrepreneur-mentors sit down and host groups at their table every 20 minutes. As mentors we get questions, stories and experiences. It’s like a conversation with some structure. It was a great experience. You can find out more about this particular DIYalogue here. [...]

    November 14, 201111:14 am