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Who will be on stage at Ignite Bend 3?

Published on October 5, 2009

It’s the moment that you have been waiting for… here are the speakers that were selected to present at Ignite Bend 3!

Judy Shasek — Walking on Water in the High Desert
April Witteveen — Nobody Here Except Me and My Alter Ego
Robert Kieffer — Porn on Two Wheels – Beauty & Craftsmanship of Handmade Bicycles
Kris McBride — Transformation by Beer
Todd Friesen — Buncha Crap I Didn’t Know
Jen Floyd — Couch to 5k – It didn’t change my life, but it did change my butt…
MI6 — Can you use Lego people to model Bend area vehicle vs pedestrian crashes?
Brenda Gessner — Ignite Your Fire
Meri Glade — Stories From the Camera Phone of a Technomad


Andy Blackledge — How to solve a Rubik’s Cube, in under 5 minutes
Greg Bolt — Diabetes…Yeah It Sucks
Brian Hinderberger — Open Mic Etiquette

Thank you to everyone that submitted a proposal! We are looking forward to a great show!!

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