Talking Progress from the TEDx Event in Thunder Bay


TedXThunderBayTHUNDER BAY – In the Emerging Thunder Bay Region, it will be new ideas, innovation, and creativity which will fuel the growth and re-development needed to move forward.

The TEDx event held in Thunder Bay in February explored new ideas, and opportunities. The purpose of this event is to inspire reinvention in Thunder Bay so we may cultivate and develop a more vibrant community – together.

To inspire reinvention, TEDxThunderBay will engage the people of Thunder Bay around the spreading of ideas – so that we will cultivate positive change in ourselves and in our community.


Bradley Doff is a recent Master’s graduate and is the Principal Consultant of SMARTGreening, a young, dynamic company that provides municipalities and planning firms a meaningful approach to using green infrastructure as biotechnology to mitigate the challenges cities face.

Bradkey has spent a decade working with and studying urban trees, rediscovering them as effective living technology in cities, and developing new ways to integrate them into the urban fabric to make communities more sustainable, healthy and livable. Brad holds MES and HBSc degrees and speaks regularly about the benefits of green infrastructure in cities.

For more information on Brad’s research please visit: was one of the TEDxThunderBay event sponsors.

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