TedXLangleyEd returning to Chief Sepass Theatre Jan. 16

Restaurateur, authors, artist-educator among scheduled speakers

Now into its second year, a nearly sold out TedXLangleyED is coming back to Chief Sepass Theatre on Saturday, Jan. 16.

Moderated by award-winning producer and interviewer Maria LeRose, the all-day event features numerous educators and people who’ve achieved success in their field.

Speakers include: Vikram Vij, founder of the extremely successful Vij’s Restaurant in Vancouver and now the Vij’s Railway Express food truck;

Dan Pontefract, author of Flat Army: Creating a Connected and Engaged Organization and chief envisioner of Telus Transformation office — a future-of-work consulting group that enhances corporate culture, leadership;

Samantha Ettus is a Harvard grad, bestselling author and host of a syndicated call-in radio show who appears on such programs as Access Hollywood.

Three Langley educators are also on the speakers list.

These include James Hill Elementary principal Chris Wejr, artist and teacher Nancy Crawford and Walnut Grove Secondary teacher of technology, Ryan Radford.

Tickets are $75.

To purchase them or for more information, go to tedxlangleyed.com.