Want To Be More Innovative? Walk a Mile in Someone Else's Shoes
By exploring a challenge through the eyes of the end user — the people who actually use your product or service — you can understand what what really matters, where real value lies, and what will...
Craig Falcon Made Sure 'The Revenant' Told Authentic Indigenous Stories
Meet Craig Falcon, the cultural advisor on the set of The Revenant. He helped teach Leo how to speak the Arikara language, and made sure the film accurately portrayed his people's history...
The Man Who Made Sure 'The Revenant' Got Indigenous Characters Right
Craig Falcon has made it his mission to speak proudly for his people in an industry with a history of getting the story wrong. The cultural advisor for The Revenant shares his take on the changing...
Deepening relationships by sharing personal stories
Over the five days of the Cultures-Based Innovation Symposium, participants took time to share their personal stories and backgrounds before they went on to present their work.
Our Voices: Connecting Yukon's Youth
Our Voices, a network of emerging youth leaders from northern communities, has worked closely with the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity to encourage and equip youth with the capacities to...
Syrus Ware Honours Unknown Activists By Drawing Them 10 Feet Tall
Syrus Marcus Ware reflects on the story that inspired the combination of his activism and his art practice.
Participant and Alumni Services
Women As The New Warriors
Heather Poitras shares her personal story with the Indigenous Women in Leadership participants. She shares how communities are changing, and why women are becoming the new warriors.